Face Time with the Pros
The National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of NATAS together with Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcasters Association, White House News Photographers Association, and National Press Photographers Association sponsor Face Time with the Pros.
Register for Face Time with the Pros
Face Time with the pros will be held at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 8:30 am – 4:15 pm. A College and High School ticket is $15 which includes lunch. Register before February 20th as space is limited. Printable flyer.
|8:30 – 9:00
Knight Hall Lobby
|9:00 – 9:45
1208 Knight Hall
Getting that First Job
|9:30 – 11:55||Rotating Sessions 1 & 2
Students will be broken up into 4 groups and will rotate throughout the day to each of the sessions.
|1207 Knight Hall||Better Story-telling
|2103 Knight Hall||Calling the Shots
|UMTV Studio: Tawes Hall||Performance Tips
|2105 Knight Hall: Parking Lot||Working the Live Shot
|12:00 – 12:45
3202 Knight Hall
|12:50 – 2:55||Session Rotations 3 & 4|
|3:00 – 4:15
1208 Knight Hall
|Passing the Mic: A conversation with broadcast veterans and members of NATAS-NCCB Gold & Silver Circles.
1109 & 2109
Tawes Rooms: 0222A & 0222B
|Resume & Reel Critiques
Throughout the day students can sit down with one of our professionals one-on-one. Students can share their resumes and resume reels (audio and/or video) with the pros who provide feedback and recommendations.
Students must sign-up at the registration desk.
We invite all students who are attending Face Time with the Pros to stick around and join us for the Gold & Silver Circle Ceremony. For the first time NATAS-NCCB will be holding this event on the same day as Face Time with the Pros to celebrate legends in the broadcast industry with a nod to a new generation of young adults eager to begin their careers in television. The College Student Production Awards will also be given during the Ceremony.
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