Through its internship program, the Media & Communications program places
students at newspapers, magazines, television outlets, and radio stations where
they apply techniques and concepts learned in the classroom in the real-world
With the College's proximity to Long Island's commercial centers
and metropolitan New York City, students have the advantage of identifying
the experience that best suits their talents and goals. Here's just a
short list of some of the places where Old Westbury Media & Communications
students have recently interned:
- ABC News, New York, N.Y.
- Anton Community Newspapers, Mineola, N.Y.
- Automobile Club of New York, Garden
- Fox News Channel, New York, N.Y.
- MTV, New York, N.Y.
- MWW Group, New York, N.Y.
- New York Mets, Flushing, N.Y.
- News 12 Long Island, Bethpage, N.Y.
- Newsday, Melville, N.Y.
- Sony Music Distribution, New York, N.Y.
- Suffolk Life Newspapers, Riverhead,
- USA Network, New York, N.Y.
For more information on internships available to American Studies and Media & Communications
majors, contact Professor Karl Grossman, Academic Village B-321, (516) 876-3107,
Did You Know?
Distinguished Service Professor of Mathematics, Jong Pil Lee, was awarded a 2005 Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring during ceremonies held at The White House.
More than 22% percent of Old Westbury's professors have earned among
SUNY's highest honors - the rank of Distinguished Teaching Professor,
Distinguished Service Professor or Chancellor's Award for Excellence
in teaching and service.
Among SUNY's comprehensive colleges, Old Westbury ranks among the
highest in science and engineering funding to support competitive scientific research.
Funding for research is provided by the U.S. Department of Energy, the National
Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health,
the National Science Foundation and the New York State Department of Education.