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2021 PCIM Interns Celebrate Summer Accomplishments

2021 PCIM Interns Celebrate Summer Accomplishments

Desiree Holz (’23) is a Journalism major who spent the summer interning with The Ithaca Voice. Over the course of her internship, Desiree gained more than 10 bylines covering the labor shortage, new city planning developments, and other stories affecting the Ithaca...

PCIM Sponsors Summer Internships For Eight Students in 2021

PCIM Sponsors Summer Internships For Eight Students in 2021

Each year, the Park Center for Independent Media sponsors students to work with independent media outlets and immerse themselves in non-corporate media production and distribution systems. Through the center’s internship program, students get the opportunity to...

“Home is Here” Documentary by PCIM Intern Julien Sobel

“Home is Here” Documentary by PCIM Intern Julien Sobel

“Home is Here” explores the life of Dolores, an undocumented farmworker in Upstate New York, as she talks about her experiences, her struggles, and the work she is doing to help others in situations similar to hers.  The 26-minute documentary broadcasted...

Internship: Madison Fernandez at The Ithaca Voice

Internship: Madison Fernandez at The Ithaca Voice

Madison Fernandez '21 (Journalism) has been working with The Ithaca Voice, where she's been pitching and writing lots of stories—around 40 her first month. Her favorites covered the new Odyssey Bookstore, where she conducted her first socially-distanced in-person...

Internship: Ella Krings at Veverka Bros. Productions

Internship: Ella Krings at Veverka Bros. Productions

Ella Krings '21 (Documentary Studies) has been interning for Veverka Bros. Productions this summer. She is currently editing a 30-minute episode about specialty fireworks in Japan that will be featured on the upcoming season of "Passfire: The Series."

Internship: Taylor Millican at The Frontier

Internship: Taylor Millican at The Frontier

Taylor Millican '22 (Cinema and Photography)  interned at The Frontier in her hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma. For a documentary relating Tulsa's race massacre to the U.S. now, she has been obtaining interviews and filming the protests against Trump's June visit to Tulsa....

Internship: Lauren Leone at WBFO Public Radio

Internship: Lauren Leone at WBFO Public Radio

While interning remotely, Lauren Leone '22 (Journalism and Politics) produced news content about the Black Lives Matter movement and the local impacts of COVID-19 for National Public Radio member station WBFO in Buffalo, New York.

Internship: Selin Tuter at The Ithaca Voice

Internship: Selin Tuter at The Ithaca Voice

Selin Tuter ’21 (Journalism and Politics) says her time at The Ithaca Voice "has truly been wonderful. In addition to improving pre-existing skills such as interviewing, I picked up new ones such as covering town halls.”

Internship: Jackie Marusiak at Heartland Film Festival

Internship: Jackie Marusiak at Heartland Film Festival

For an internship at Heartland Film Festival, Jackie Marusiak '21 (Documentary Studies) screened and reviewed film submissions to the Indy Shorts festival, helped assemble programs, and posted information about films online. Jackie also coordinated and hosted two...