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 Summer High School Journalism Program

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication offers a series of enrichment programs for middle and high school students. Programs take place during traditional school breaks, and are based at the state-of-the-art Cronkite School on ASU’s downtown campus, or in the field.

Programs are led by faculty, staff and trained Cronkite student counselors.

2019-2020 programs include:

Fall Break

Play-by-Play & Sports Fundamentals

Calling the Game is a three-day play-by-play day camp for high-school and middle-school students. High-school students get real-world experience of doing play-by-play on location. In the middle school camp, students learn the basics of sports broadcasting and play-by-play at the Cronkite School in downtown Phoenix.
Date: Oct. 10-12, 2019
Cost: $450

Spring Break

Brand Camp

Brand Camp is a two-day camp that covers the fundamentals of smart, safe social media and delves into creating your personal brand. The program supports families in promoting healthy use of the web and social media and helps students create digital content and personal brands conducive to future success.
Date: Dec. 28-29, 2019

Multimedia Exploration

In Multimedia Exploration, students improve their visual media skills. Over the two days of the camp, students get hands-on experience in photo, graphics and video journalism. This is a great program for students who have shown an early interest in media and want to expand their multiplatform production skills and brand.
Date: Dec. 30-31

Both Brand Camp and Multimedia Exploration are offered to middle- and high-school students. Students will be grouped based on grade level.

Cost: $300 for Brand Camp or Multimedia Exploration; $550 for both camps

Registration opens soon.

For more information contact Camps and Enrichment Programs Coordinator Laila Sarah at laila.sarah@asu.edu.