The Dodge College Career Corner is your one-stop shop for career news. Check in weekly to a new post with updates.

It is highly encouraged to meet with your Career Advisor (CA), Jon Hernandez. Please schedule an appointment via Handshake. Appointments are available Monday through Friday and via Zoom. Your CA can help you tailor your resume and cover letters to fit the job/internship you’re applying to.

And be sure to follow Dodge College on Instagram @dodgecollege for additional updates

Recent Grads

Have you landed a job or been accepted to grad school?

  • Share your news! Go to @chapmanucareer on Instagram to screenshot new Class of 2020 social templates! Be sure to tag @chapmanualumni @chapmanucareer and @dodgecollege so we can spotlight you – we can’t wait to celebrate your accomplishments!
  • Remember to update your response to your Class of 2020 First Destination Survey

Helpful Resources

Events

  • Creative Summer Series – Documentary
    • Co-Moderated by Joe Rosenberg and Ryan Huffman ’13
    • September 16, 5:00 p.m. PDT
  • Breaking Into the Industry & Changing the Game
    • The Parity Project
    • Sept. 12, Oct. 10, Nov. 14
  • Chapman University Virtual Career Fair
    • September 23 – Employers include Anaheim Ducks, Monster Energy, ROYCE Agency, Warner Media
  • PRESENTED BY SHINY – Inside branded content commissioning: Stussy x Nike
    • Wed 9th September 
    • 5pm UK, 6pm mainland Europe, 12 noon ET, 9am PT
    • A fresh and funny take on the cliched genre of sportswear branded content, ‘Stussy x Nike’ has got a lot of industry attention.
      Marc and Nick, director and client, take us through the story of the commission, from the original brief via the treatment, storyboard and BTS stills to final delivery and commercial value.
      We’re also joined by Sophia Carr-Gomm, up & coming director of the very excellent Shiny Pick short ‘Mine’, currently doing the festival rounds.
      Ends with the breakout networking rooms.
  • The Virtual Networking Tank – Students 1-to-1 Networking Chat
    • Saturday September 12, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. PDT
    • Access Code: TVNT_FREE_COLLEGEACCESS
    • If you are looking to have a private chat with fellow (Film/TV/Media) college students, this is the event for you! The goal is to create a pool of film students from different US colleges to facilitate networking during this unprecedented time! You are already going through a lot, and we want you to at least feel less isolated.
  • PRESENTED BY SHINY – Creative Director x New Director: Toby Allen ECD (AMVBBDO) and new director signing Thessa Meijer (HALAL)
    • Wed 16th September
      5pm UK, 6pm mainland Europe, 12 noon ET, 9am PT
    • Toby Allen, multi, multi-award-winning Deputy ECD at AMVBBDO interviews Thessa Meijer, new director signing at HALAL, about her career trajectory to date, how it feels to be signed and what Toby looks for in the directors he places at the helm of major ad campaigns. Ends with the breakout networking rooms. 
  • PRESENTED BY SHINY – All about Treatments: Las Bandas reps, LA & London

    • Wed 23rd September
      5pm UK, 6pm mainland Europe, 12 noon ET, 9am PT
    • Jen Herrera (Las Bandas LA) and Andy Roberts (Las Bandas UK) give clear direction on how to write successful treatments, with examples, so directors can feel more confident and expressive about bidding for commercial work. Las Bandas have a formidable roster of directors across the US, UK and Europe.
  • Blizzard Entertainment Internship Fair – 
    • Wednesday, September 23 – 10:30 a.m.

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