May Term 2014: Domestic Travel Option
Comm. 161: Media & Communication in Chicago
Instructor: Jane Murphy
Cost: $600 (includes transportation, lodging and meals)
Travel Dates: May 12 – May 16
Explore the dynamic role of media and Public Relations in the Midwest’s premier economic and cultural city.
Students will spend the second week of the term in the city, visiting media outlets, public relations agencies and other organizations, getting a close-up look at the significant role of media and communication in a variety of settings. During the first week of the term, students will research and develop corporate profiles of the organizations they’ll visit. The final week will be spent writing and sharing how the experience can help shape students’ academic and career goals.
Don’t miss out on a chance to make valuable connections in the Windy City. (Extra Credit option for students who enroll: How did Chicago earn its nickname?)