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The Oregonian Career Day
December 14, 2022 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learn about breaking news with The Oregonian!
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the largest media company in Oregon and meet journalism professionals. Explore how the pros use tools such as video, photography and social media to tell stories. Participate in engaging activities, including a mock press conference. Learn about the skills and education needed for a career in journalism, communications, and media.
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, Portland Public Schools). 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: The Oregonian
Date: December 14, 2022
Time: 9:15 AM to Noon
Location: The Oregonian
Address: 1500 SW 1st Avenue, Suite 400
Portland, OR 97209
Details: Check in by 9:00 AM. Program starts promptly at 9:15 AM.
Transportation: Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the experience
Food: Light breakfast snacks provided.