Apply to be a Media School Ambassador

The Media School Report • March 21, 2018
WGN morning show hosts Larry Potash, Robin Baumgarten and Paul Conrad met with Media School Ambassadors and Ernie Pyle Scholars during their trip to Chicago. (Provided)

Assist with Media School events and programs during the 2018-19 school year as a Media School Ambassador.

The school is now accepting applications for the next group of students to serve as the face of the school in multiple settings, from helping with Speaker Series events to meeting with alumni and prospective students.

Aside from special access to top media professionals and alumni visiting campus, ambassadors travel to Chicago each winter to visit media outlets and network with alumni in the area.

To apply:

  • You must be a sophomore or junior who will be enrolled full time and admitted to The Media School in the fall as a junior or senior.
  • You must be available to attend a training session at the beginning of each semester.
  • You must commit to working at three to five school events each semester, depending on need.
  • You must submit your application online no later than 11:59 p.m. April 13.

Interviews will be conducted the week of April 23.