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SMS Student and Alumni Networking Event

Tuesday, March 11th – 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, 55 West 13th Street, 2nd Floor

If you are interested in a career in media, the best way to start is to network!  The School of Media Studies and The Office of Career Development invite you to attend the Student + Alumni Networking Social, featuring an alumni panel.  Professionals in the media field will provide insider’s tips on the best way to network and make connections.  Learn tips and advice from professionals working in film, television, advertising, graphic design and more! Light refreshments will be served.

(Moderator) Brian McCormick, Faculty at The New School 

On Panel:

Tanya Toft, PhD Fellow at Institute of Arts and Cultural Studies, Copenhagen University
Tanisha Christie, Independent Producer, Filmmaker, Performer, and Educator

Roseann Vanessa Warren, Founder and Editorial Director at Muphoric Sounds
Maya Mumma, Filmmaker 
Kwame Opam, Writer at The Verge
Robert Minell, Transmedia Content and Technology Manager at Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

At Tables:
Barry Salmon, Faculty at The New School
Sandra Reitman, Manager of Education Operations at Media Bistro
Kate Mammolito, Communications Manager at Community Healthcare Network

Adrian Hopkins, Brand Strategist at Bureau Blank
Kara Masi, Digital Producer/Content Manager at Big Spaceship
Susan Barry, Co-Founder at Saturday Afternoon Pictures
Melissa Kelly, Producer at Great City Post/Outer Borough Pictures
Carolina Correa, Video Editor at Nickelodeon
Deepthi Welaratna, Founder at Thicket:  A Laboratory for Creative Problem Solvers
Katie McGowan, Interim Director of Operations at StoryCorps

Flora White, Producer at Jane Street Entertainment