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KNSD Media Academy 2018



    KNSD Media Academy 2018

    The KNSD Media Academy offers an unparalleled learning experience in a state of the art media environment. The academy is open to high school Juniors and Seniors in San Diego.

    Steps to apply:

    1. Fill out the “Exploring” Youth Application here, and submit it to

    2. Send your resume along with the application to Erin Gillette above.

    3. Fill out the KNSD Application form here.

    Deadline for applications and resumes: Friday, September 21

    Accepted Candidates will be notified on or about: Monday, October 1


    2018/2019 Session Schedule


    • All fees covered by NBC 7
    • Dates/times subject to change
    Session 1: Thursday, October 11 6-8pm


    Part 1: Introduction to KNSD Media Academy

    Part 2: Overview of Running a Local Television Station

    Parents welcome!


    Session 2: Thursday, November 8 6-8pm

    The Language of The Business. #showmethemoney (sales & finance)


    Session 3: Thursday, December 6 6-8pm

    News: Behind the Scenes (Producing, Writing & Editing)


    Session 4: Thursday, January 10 5-8pm (3 HOUR SESSION)

    News: On Camera (Anchoring & Reporting)


    Session 5: Thursday, February 7 6-8pm

    The Business of Digital & Social Media


    Session 6: Thursday, March 7 6-8pm

    News Production & Engineering


    Session 7: Thursday, April 11 5-8pm (3 HOUR SESSION)

    Promotion, Community & Commercial Production


    Session 8: Thursday, May 9 6-8pm

    Graduation Reception

    Parents welcome!


    Location for all Sessions:

     NBC 7 San Diego

     9680 Granite Ridge Drive

     San Diego, CA 92123