Department of Communication

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Internship Opportunities
21st Century Media Flytrap Technologies
Above and Beyond Communications Fox 61
Alumni Affairs - Eastern CT State University Foxwoods Resort & Casino
American Cancer Society Good Morning America
American Red Cross Goodspeed Musicals
Andrea Obston Marketing Communications Hall Communications, Inc.
Barbeau-Hutchings Advertising Keiler & Company
Barker + DZP KISS 95.7
Big Brothers & Big Sisters Late Show with David Letterman
BLACK ENTERPRISE Lojeri Productions
Camp Horizons MidState Medical Center
Captured Time Productions Mintz & Hoke Comm. Group
CBS Television MTV
Charter Communications Natchaug Hospital
Citadel Broadcasting New London Main Street
Clear Channel Communications The Norwich Bulletin
Cohn & Wolfe Pita Communications
Connecticut Defenders Baseball Team Rethink Group
Connecticut Public Television & Radio Sony Pictures Entertainment
Connecticut Thunder Semi-Pro Football Club St. Mary's Hospital
Cool Hand Pictures The Today Show
Curbstone Press Town of Colchester
Department of Children & Families Wadsworth Atheneum
Design Images Wahlstrom Group
EASTCONN WGBH-TV
Easter Seals of Connecticut WHDH-TV
Eastern Connecticut State University Windsor Volunteer Ambulance, Inc.
ESPN, Inc. WILI AM/I98 FM
  WTNH Channel 8

 

21st Century Media

Marketing & Advertising

Bob Dunn, President

21st Century Media

368 Timrod Road

Manchester, CT  06040

Phone: 860-647-8010

Email: bdunn@21stcminc.com

http://21stcminc.com/

 

 

Citadel Broadcasting

Promotions

Promotions department looking for students to join their "Street Team".  For more information contact:

Chelsea Brehand

Promotions Coordinator

Citadel Boardcasting

7 Governor Winthrop Blvd.

New London, CT  06320

Phone: 860-443-1980

 

 

BLACK ENTERPRISE

Seeking energetic, creative and motivated juniors and seniors who have a passion for media.  Applicants are expected to have a grade point average of 3.0 or better.  Possible positions are in broadcast, corporate communications, editorial, events, marketing and research departments.  To apply, send resume with cover letter and writing samples(if applicable) to:

Natalie M. Hibert

Director of Human Resources

BLACK ENTERPRISE

130 Fifth Avenue, 10th Floor

New York, New York 10011

internships@blackenterprise.com

 

 

Clear Channel Communications

The internship program focuses on the promotional aspect of radio, executing promotional events for clients.  Office hours are available for interns to see the inside of radio with many duties including, but not limited to notifying contest winners, preparation for upcoming events, update of event listings on websites, and recapping events by uploading pictures on the station websites.  There are other opportunities available to shadow other departments within our company such as sales, programming, web, and production.

Emilio E. Zarrilli

Integrated Events Specialist

Clear Channel Radio Connecticut

Email: emiliozarrilli@clearchannel.com

Hartford Address: 10 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, CT  06106

Hartford Phone:  860-723-6096 / Fax: 860-723-6077

New Haven Address: 495 Benham St., Hamdenm, CT 06514

New Haven Phone: 203-230-5201 / Fax: 203-407-4652

 

 

Cohn & Wolfe

Public Relations

Helen Cheuck

Human Resources

Cohn & Wolfe

292 Madison Ave.

New York, NY  10017

Phone: 212-798-9719

 

 

Connecticut Defenders Baseball Team

Assist in developing the 2009 media guide. Must be detail oriented and have experience using Microsoft Publisher. Work will involve writing as well as researching statistics. Should be interested in sports. Once guide is completed student may stay on for additional hours to learn about media relations, broadcasting and get some game day experience.

Guide will take approx one month to complete. Additional hours available.

Brian Irizarry

Director of Media Relations & Broadcasting

Connecticut Defenders

AA affiliate of the San Francisco Giants

Ph:  (860) 887-7962 ext 160

Fax:(860) 886-5996

www.ctdefenders.com

 

Cool Hand Pictures

Production

Justin Morales

Mike Esasky

860-646-6400

www.coolhandpictures.com

 

EASTCONN

Marketing / Public Relations

Teddie Sleight, Media Relations

EASTCONN

375 Hartford Turnpike

Hampton, CT  06247

860-455-0707, ext. 3337

 

Flytrap Technologies

Communication / Marketing

Bryan Tatro

Marketing Specialist

Flytrap Technologies

322 Main Street

Building 2, 5th Floor

Willimantic, CT  06226

Phone: 860-656-7748

Bryan.tatro@flytraptech.com

 

 

Foxwoods Resort & Casino

Creative Arts Studio.  Open to all junior and senior Communication Majors looking for an exciting iternship program with hands on experience in producing, field work, logging, scripting, editing, sound design duplication and digital asset managment.  For more information contact:

David Conaway

Video Producer

Creative Arts Studio

55 Main Street

Suite 220

Norwich, CT  06360

dconaway@foxwoods.com

Phone:  860-312-1046

 

 

Goodspeed Musicals

Apprenticeships and Internships

http://www.goodspeed.org/education-library/internships

Email cover letter and resume to:

Christine Hopkins, Education & Library Assistant

CHopkins@goodspeed.org

Goodspeed Musicals

East Haddam, CT  06423

 

 

MidState Medical Center

Community Relations

MidState Medical Center in Meriden, CT is looking for qualified interns for their Community Relations department.  Community Relations is responsible for all internal and external publications, employee communications and media management (both advertising and public relations).

Responsibilities include tracking media placements, updating media list as necessary, interviewing and writing for various publications, and assisting in other necessary functions.

Interested candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills.  All communication majors are welcome.  Please direct inquiries to Lynn Faria, Director of Community Relations, at lfaria@midstatemedical.org or call 203-694-8731.

 

The Norwich Bulletin

The Bulletin has positions available in all newsroom departments, including news, features, sports, multimedia and online.  Interested candidates should provide a resume, cover letter, work samples and letter of approval/recommendation from student advisor or internship coordinator.  For more information contact:

Jim Konrad

Executive Editor

Norwich Bulletin

66 Franklin St.

Norwich, CT  06360

860-425-4201

jkonrad@norwichbulletin.com

 

 

St. Mary's Hospital

Marketing

Sarah E. Wolf

Human Resource Generalist

St. Mary's Hospital

56 Franklin St.

Waterbury, CT  06706

Phone: 203-709-6266

 

 

The Today Show

TODAY interns will work closely with staff, assisting with preliminary research on assigned topics, logging tapes, dubbing tapes and all facets of production as needed.  If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to:

ADA Famulari

Program Manager

TODAY

30 Rockefeller Plaza, Room 375 E6

New York, New York  10112

 

 

Town of Colchester  - First Selectman's Office

Interns for the Town of Colchester assist the office of the First Selectman according to each student's specific skills, curriculum, and experience.  Projects in the past were in the areas of communication, town planning, political science, public administration and event planning. 

If interested, please contact Mike Caplet at 860-537-7220 or at mcaplet@colchesterct.gov to set up an interview with the First Selectman.  Students are required to bring an updated resume, including any relevant coursework.

 

 

Wadsworth Atheneum

Create written or visual content for internal and external Museum publications including press releases, e-blasts, internal articles, advertising copy, brochures, and fact sheets are just a few of the interns will have the opportunity to do in the unique internship.

Kim Reynolds

Public Relations Manager

860-838-4055

Kimberly.Reynolds@wadsworthatheneum.org

 

 

Barbeau-Hutchings Advertising

30 Controls Drive

Shelton, CT  06484

Phone: 203-926-0040

Fax: 203-926-0092

http://www.bhaadvertising.com/

      

 

 

Barker + DZP

Advertising

455 Broadway

New York, NY  10013

Phone: 212-226-7336

Fax:  212-226-7937

http://www.barkerdzp.com/

 

Design Images

Advertising

Coordinated Advertising Program

P.O. Box 127

Sherman, CT  06784

Phone:  860-210-0034

Fax:  860-210-0034

http://www.design-images.com/main.html

 

Keiler & Company

Advertising / Public Relations

304 Main Street

Farmington, CT  06032

Phone:  860-677-8821

Fax:  860-676-8164

http://www.keiler.com/

 

Mintz & Hoke Communication Group

Advertising

40 Tower Lane

Avon, CT  06001

Fax:  860-679-9750

http://www.mintz-hoke.com/home.php

 

Rethink Group

Advertising

Sharon Porter

700 Canal Street (5th Floor)

Stamford, CT  06902

Phone:  203-357-9004

Fax:  203-357-9006

http://www.rethinkgroup.com/

 

Wahlstrom Group

Advertising

800 Connecticut Avenue

Norwalk, CT  06854

Phone:  1-800-348-7347

http://www.wahlstrom.com/

 

 

Andrea Obston Marketing Communications

Adrea Obston, President

3 Regency Drive

Bloomfield, CT  06002

Phone:  860-243-1447

Fax:  860-243-5048

email:  aobston@aomc.com

http://www.aomc.com/

 

 

Natchaug Hospital

Lillian L. Rhodes

Director of Community Relations

189 Storrs Road

P.O. Box 260

Mansfield Center, CT  06250

Phone:  860-456-1311 ext. 212

Fax:  860-450-0165

email:  lrhodes@natchaug.org

http://www.natchaug.org/

 

 

Pita Communications

Jenny Smith

Director of Public Relations

40 Cold Spring Road

Rocky Hill, CT  06067

Phone:  860-293-0157 ext. 15

Fax:  860-241-1066

email:  jenny@pitacomm.com

http://www.pitacomm.com/

 

 

Windsor Volunteer Ambulance, Inc.

Public Relations

Daniel Savelli, Chief of Operations

Phone:  860688-8244 x101

email:  Daniel.Savelli@windsorctems.com

 

 

Connecticut Thunder

Semi-Pro Football Club

Video Production

Brad Birkhofer

Phone:  860-334-5444

email:  bradbirkhofer@connecticutthunder.com

 

 

Charter Communications

Television Production

The CTV14 Public Access Studio offers interns the opportunity to be a part of a production crew in our studio and even with our mobile studio.  Interns also have the opportunity to produce their own show for airing on channel 14.

To apply, interns can find an application at our website, www.ctv14.com .

We are conveniently locatd in North Windham, 3.5 miles away from the ECSU campus.

For more information, please contact:

Scott Hill

860-456-8500 x1

scott.hill@chartercom.com

 

 

 

New London Main Street

 

Opportunities available for

Writing/Videographer Internships

Write news stories, profiles and articles!

Do you enjoy writing and want to strengthen your professional writing skills?  We are always in need of interns who are willing to take on writing assignments that could include the following:

  • Write news stories for The District website at www.NewLondonWaterfrontDistrict.org – our goal is to have a steady flow of new and interesting pieces.
  • Write articles for New London Main Street newsletter, published three times each year (March, July and November)
  • Conduct interviews and write volunteer or business profiles for monthly e-Newsletter, Volunteer Vibes.
  • Write press releases – GREAT experience!
  • Assist with social media communications and campaigns

You can suggest ideas for story approval, or you can accept assignments. 

Videographer Internship

Intern will attend and record events (pre-event activity as well as during events)/meetings/interviews as required.  You will need your own video equipment and have the ability to edit and select footage for use in our communications.  We are looking for someone who is majoring in this area of communications and wants to gain some real-world hands-on experience to enhance your resume.  Ideally you will be creative, stay up-to-date with latest technological advances, and be able to work independently with good turnaround time.  Great way to network and gain some visibility in the community.

This is a great way to build your skills while enhancing your resume.  Each project is unique, challenging and visible in the community.

Interested?  Contact Joanne Gibson at volunteer@newlondonmainstreet.org to learn more!

 

 

 

Eastern CT State University

The Office of Alumni Affairs has openings for the following internships:

 

  • Alumni Engagement & Event Planning
  • Alumni Business Development

 

Interested students should submit a resume and cover letter to:

Michael J. Stenko

Director of Alumni Affairs

Gelsi-Young Hall, Room 137

Eastern CT State University

83 Windham Street

Willimantic, CT  06226

 

 

Hall Communication, Inc.

 

Hall Communications (WCTY/WKNL/WNLC/WICH) in Norwich, CT is looking for broadcast interns.  Responsibilities may include organizing, preparing coordinating and executing promotional events as well as working with on-air-talent, brainstorming new ideas and communicating with clients and advertisers.

 

For further information please contact Dave Elder at (860) 887-3511 or dave@wcty.com

 

 
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