MJSA Internship Fair 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

Freedom Forum Conference Center

About the event

MJ-school students who have held or currently hold an internship will be hosting a MJ-school Internship Fair on Friday, Sept. 8, from 1:30-2:30 p.m. in the Freedom Forum Conference Center to share their work experiences with other MJ-school students.

Have an interesting internship or advice to share? Reach out to MJ-school Ambassadors External Affairs Officer Carter Chambliss at carterch@live.unc.edu.

Student representatives

Student representatives will be available for peer-to-peer internship advising, representing businesses from across the country and the media and journalism industry

  • ABC11-WTVD (Hannah Hudson)
  • Animal Planet | TV Development Intern (Micah Stubbs)
  • APCO Worldwide | Public affairs (Carter Chambliss)
  • August Jackson (Jordan Townsend)
  • BerlinRosen (Olivia Buffington)
  • Bloomberg Government (Olivia Buffington)
  • CBS (Tess Bettinsoli)
  • Centron (Karli Krasnipol)
  • GMMB (Lauren Miller)
  • Governor's Association (Kate Frauenfelder)
  • Hamilton Place Strategies (Kate Frauenfelder)
  • Heelprint Communications (Sloan Taylor)
  • IRTS (Lanier Gray)
  • Ketchum (Kristen Marino)
  • KVUE-TV (Alexis Juarez)
  • The Motley Fool (Addison Lalier)
  • NBA | Corporate social responsibility (Mackenzie Self)
  • NBC Universal (Allie Mobley)
  • Newell Brands (Ellie Dannenberg)
  • Oscar de la Renta (Mary Corbin Burlingame)
  • Panzura (Caeli Harr)
  • Publicis One (Jessica Amberg)
  • Rachel Kay PR (Kennedy Erdossy)
  • Senator Mark Warner (Eliza Duckworth)
  • Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (Allison Johnson)
  • Sony Music (Sabrina Kalimian)
  • Spectrum News (Madison Forsey)
  • Viacom (Gwen Smith)
  • Wells Fargo (Caroline Brown)
  • Wilmington Star News (Alice Hudson)
  • Wray Ward (Ruijia Zhang)
  • WSOC-TV (Morgan Newell)


Alumni representatives will also be present for career advice!

  • CNN Digital (John Hashimoto ’82)
  • KNTV-NBC (Stephen Stock ’83)
  • WNCN (Jeremy Spearman ’11)

About MJSA

The MJ-school Ambassador program was created in 2012 as a student-initiative to help future, current and former journalism students best navigate and succeed through the UNC School of Media and Journalism.

Click here to learn more.

For more information

For more information about the MJ-school Internship Fair, please contact Director Alumni Affairs and Donor Relations Robin Jackson at rhjackson@unc.edu or (919) 843-2026 or Public Communication Specialist Kathleen Harrington at kfharrin@live.unc.edu or (919) 843-0472.