Leadership Journey to the Chicago Blackhawks

Interested in a career in sports management, public relations, or marketing? Apply for the Chicago Blackhawks Leadership Journey! More information is listed on the image below.

By Friday January 16th, email epics@northwestern.edu with a resume and letter of intent letting us know why you want to attend the event and how it will help you with your career goals.


Weekly Round-up 12/13/2014 – 12/19/2014


  • 44 Blue Productions – Development & Production Interns Summer 2015 (LA)
  • Red Hour Films- Film Internship (LA)
  • Radiant Productions- Film/TV Development Intern Spring 2015 (LA)
  • The San Jose Group- International Business Spring Internship – Focus on Latin-American Markets
  • The San Jose Group- Research / Strategic Planning / Consulting Spring Internship
  • The San Jose Group- Multicultural Graphic Design Spring Internship
  • Adventure Stage Chicago – Education Intern (Chicago)
  • Adventure Stage Chicago – Production Intern (Chicago)
  • Creative Artists Agency (CAA) – Summer Internship (LA, NYC, Nashville)
  • Partizan Entertainment – Development Internship Summer 2015 (LA)
  • Partizan Entertainment – GM Internship Summer 2015 (LA)
  • Partizan Entertainment – Production Internship Summer 2015 (LA)


  • CBS Radio- WXRT Sales Assistant
  • LaunchSquad- Account Associate

Log into SoConnect to apply for these internships, freelance work, and full-time opportunities & more!

Tips and Tricks for Starting Your Internship Search

Spending your winter break looking for summer internships? While you are away from campus for the next few weeks here are a few things you can do to jump-start your internship search!

Identify your priorities for an internship: What’s most important to you for the summer? Figuring this out will help guide your search

  • Location? Think about where you would like your internship to be (i.e. L.A. New York City, Chicago).
  • Specific industry? Want an internship in a specific field/department?
  • Work at a specific company? Identify companies in your field with whom you would like to intern.

Do your research: Research is the key to beginning your internship search and will help you narrow down what you want to do.

  • Log on to SoConnect to view what internships are available
  • Research companies and internship opportunities available. Use SoConnect’s Employer Directory, the EPICS Employer Spotlight, Glassdoor, or your own independent research with a google search!

 Get your professional life organized: Once you start getting organized you will begin to see the big picture. Having these items put together in advance will make applying for internships easy when you find an opportunity. Don’t worry we can help you with this!

  • Start building your resume and drafting a cover letter
  • Create a LinkedIn account to build your network.

Resources to help you! Take advantage of all the resources available to you as a SoC student!

  • Schedule an EPICS advising appointment for when you return to campus for winter quarter
  • Peruse the EPICS career guides on SoConnect under the Resources tab

Remember finding an internship can be stressful, so please reach out to us for assistance. EPICS is here to be a resource for you. Good luck with your search!

Weekly Round-up 11/29/2014 – 12/11/2014


  • Allied – THA Promotions & Marketing Intern – Spring
  • Capacity Interactive – Digital Marketing Intern – Winter/Spring
  • Carol Fox and Associates – Public Relations and Marketing – Spring Quarter
  • Chicago Filmmakers – Marketing and PR Spring Internship
  • Chicago Splash Magazine – Event & Advertising Sales Internship Spring 2015
  • Chicago Splash Magazine – Editorial Internship Spring 2015
  • Facets Multimedia, Inc. – Children’s Film Acquisitions Assistant Spring Quarter
  • Facets Multimedia, Inc. – Development Internship Spring Quarter
  • Facets Multimedia, Inc. – Facets Cinema Marketing Assistant Spring Quarter
  • Facets Multimedia, Inc. – Facets DVD Label – Sales, Marketing, and Publicity Internship Spring Quarter
  • Facets Multimedia, Inc. – Facets Program Assistant Spring Quarter
  • Facets Multimedia, Inc. – Festival Programming Assistant Spring Quarter
  • Facets Multimedia, Inc. – Marketing/Social Media Coordinator
  • Illinois Public Health Institute – Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity Intern
  • Kartemquin Films – Summer Intern
  • MKG – Business Development Intern Spring
  • 48th Ward Alderman’s Office- Communications and Outreach Intern


  • CBS Radio – B96 National Sales Assistant
  • CBS Radio – Integrated Marketing Manager
  • Felix – Entry Level Media Sales Associate – NYC Start Up

Log into SoConnect to apply for these internships, freelance work, and full-time opportunities & more!

Diverse Voices in Docs (#DVID) 2015 Fellowship Program!

Applications are now being accepted for the DVID 2015 program!

Diverse Voices in Docs (#DVID) is a professional development and mentorship program for documentary makers of color, organized by Kartemquin Films and the Community Film Workshop of Chicago.

Applicants should be filmmakers who have played a principal role in a completed production (producer, writer, director, editor, etc.) and have experience or work history that demonstrated their commitment to social issue documentary.

At the core of the fellowship are workshops at the Community Film Workshop, with creative advice provided by Kartemquin Films’ world-class staff and associates.

Apply/more info here.