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KGW News Career Day
October 19, 2022 | 9:15 am - 11:45 am
Dream of becoming a journalist? Curious about working in media? Spend the morning at KGW News. Students will go behind-the-scenes at KGW Studios and explore the news set and control room. They will hear from industry professionals on what it's like to cover local news in a fast-paced environment. They will also learn about getting started, developing skills and turning their first job into a great career.
How to attend:
Step 1: Fill out the student interest form ASAP. (Type your email address and cell number carefully so we can reach you!)
Step 2: Have your parent/guardian fill out the parent/guardian permission form ASAP.
Step 3: PWA will contact you to let you know if you're accepted or waitlisted, or if the career day is full.
Step 4: Show up and have an amazing time!
Who can attend:
High school students in the Portland metro area are encouraged and welcome to apply. Priority given to students from PWA partner districts (Parkrose, Reynolds, Gresham-Barlow, North Clackamas, Oregon Charter Academy). Students from other districts are always welcome whenever space is available.
PWA Inclusion Statement: We welcome students from all racial backgrounds and ethnicities, citizenship statuses, socioeconomic backgrounds, gender identities and expressions, sexual orientations, religions and abilities.
Career Day summary:
What: KGW News
Date: October 19, 2022
Time: 9:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Location: KGW News
Address: 1501 SW Jefferson St. Portland, OR 97201
Details: Check in by 9:15 AM. Program starts promptly at 9:30 AM .
Transportation: Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the experience