College hosts 360º Sports & Entertainment Camp for high schoolers

Summer camp press conference

Do you know a high schooler with an interest in sports or entertainment media? Sign them up for the College of Media's 360° Sports and Entertainment Camp (July 14-19, 2019) where they'll get hands-on experience from every angle. Limited spots remain; register by June 5. Check out this year's sessions.

They will learn from faculty and pros in the field how to:

  • Improve their broadcast and mobile journalism techniques
  • Operate GoPros for video production
  • Enhance their stories with photography
  • Approach sports play-by-play reporting and broadcasting
  • Write film reviews and produce documentaries
  • Create multimedia content, including podcasts
  • Participate in a press conference with a coach or local celebrity (pictured above)
  • Brand themselves and their ideas  

Attendees will also have plenty of time to attend evening activities, field trips, and explore the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus.

Registration costs $575 and ends June 5. For more information, visit

If you have any questions, contact the Media Student Services Center at (217) 244-4329 or