Prince George's Community College and Prince George's County Public Schools to Host Student Media Day

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Article by: Courtney Davis

For Immediate Release                                

Contact:       
Courtney Davis
Prince George's Community College
301-546-0157

PGCC and Prince George's County Public Schools to Host Student Media Day

 

LARGO, Md. (November 14, 2017) - Prince George's Community College (PGCC) will partner with Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) on Thursday, November 16 and Friday, November 17 to host the 5th annual Student Media Day. The two-day event will offer students interested in pursuing careers in mass communications the opportunity to participate in workshops and a live news show produced by PGCC mass communication students. 

WHAT: The  5th annual Prince George's Community College and Prince George's County Public Schools' Student Media Day. Students will participate in workshops, such as "Live News Reporting and Anchoring" and "Green Screen Magic for News, Movies, and Music Videos," as well as a live news show produced by PGCC mass communication students.

WHO: Workshop hosts include NBC4 Reporter Tracee Wilkins, Reporter Dave Zahren, Digital Media Producer Danielle Ricks, and Comcast SportsNet/NBC Sports Reporter and PGCC Faculty Lou Holder.

WHEN: Thursday, November 16 and Friday, November 17, 2017
               10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Prince George's Community College
                  Accokeek Hall, Room 221
                  301 Largo Road
                  Largo, MD 20774

 

About Prince George's Community College

Named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance designated by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security (2015-2020), Prince George's Community College (PGCC) provides high-quality education and training for the progressive and career-oriented residents of Prince George's County. From new high school graduates and career seekers to more seasoned professionals and senior citizens looking to enhance their skillsets, PGCC is comprised of students who represent a wide range of ages, backgrounds, and goals. Serving nearly 40,000 individuals annually, the college is the first choice for higher education for residents of Prince George's County. Collaborative partnerships, responsive degree and training programs, and a commitment to student success enables PGCC to address diverse education and workforce development demands. For more information, visit the college website at www.pgcc.edu. Prince George's Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (267-284-5000); www.msche.org. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.

 

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