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NewsBreak

Friday, January 25th from 9am - 5pm in Studio B (Wolfson 1008B)
Write and bring in two or three 30-second broadcast news stories along with your 1-2 page autobiography/personal statement. Please print out two copies of your stories and your autobiography.

NewsVision

Friday, January 25th from 9am - 5pm in Studio B (Wolfson 1008B)
Write and bring a 1-2 page autobiography/ personal statement. Be prepared for a cold read, a news quiz, and a writing test.

SportsDesk

Friday, January 25th from 9am - 5pm in Studio B (Wolfson 1008B)
Write and bring a 20-25 second sports story. Be prepared for a cold read, highlight voiceover, and a sports quiz.

The Culture

Tuesday, January 29th from 5pm - 9pm in Studio C (Wolfson 1008C)
The first half of the audition is a conversation, quizzing the talent on the show as well as the latest stories in pop culture. For the second part of the auditions they will choose two segments and sit on the panel for those segments with past panelist. They will engage in a two minute conversation with the panelist that will be recorded. This is to test their on camera presence and see how the hold their ground in a discussion. The topic will be given when students enter the audition room so they must be up to date on the latest events in their chosen topic. Please come camera ready! We cant wait to see what you’ve got.

UMTV Pulse

Friday, August 25th from 12:30am - 4pm in Studio C (Wolfson 1008C)
Write and bring one or two 20-30 second scripts written in broadcast style that you will read. Come dressed to be on air (trendy but appropriate).

UniMiami

Friday, January 25th from 11am - 4pm in Studio C (Wolfson 1008C)
Be prepared for a cold read in English and Spanish and come dressed to be on air.

Off the Wire

Saturday, January 26th from 12pm - 2pm in Studio B (Wolfson 1008B)
Come prepared with at least five jokes, based off of real or fictitious events, for This is the News.

For questions about auditions contact Alexis Morales at a.moralesrivera@miami.edu