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Welcome to the Department of Communication at Geneseo.  We offer a comprehensive curriculum in harmony with the liberal arts mission of the College. Majors may select from three tracks of study in Personal and Professional Communication, Journalism and Media, and Intercultural and Critical Studies. We invite you to explore our webpage and learn more about the opportunities we offer to Communication students.

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New Internships and Other Opportunities

Would you like a paid summer internship for the summer of 2018? Campus Auxiliary Services (CAS) is recruiting  students for an opportunity to gain invaluable paid-work experience by interning with one of the vending partners who works with CAS in the Rochester-Buffalo area. The minimum requirements for these internships are:  being a SUNY Geneseo student with business, and/or marketing communication background; a minimum GPA of 3.0; strong verbal and written communication skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office and the ability to commit to 40 hours per week for 8 weeks. See the detailed description of each internship. The deadline for applying is April 13. To apply send a cover letter and resume to Campus Auxiliary Services - Human Resources, Blake A 104, or email:

Does healthcare recruitment interest you? One Path Career Partners in Penfield, NY has an opening for an entry level position as a healthcare recruiter. Along with a competitive annual salary, they offer performance based incentives. The recruiter will focus their efforts on sourcing and qualifying candidates for healthcare positions. The healthcare recruiter must have excellent computer skills, who will find, and identify, qualified candidates for open healthcare job opportunities, utilizing online databases, social media, and outbound phone and email activity. Interested candidates should contact Saabirah Kahn, Creator of Candidate Opportunities at:  (585) 295-8553 X 108 or email:

Interested in a legal career? The Benjamin and David Scharps Memorial Award goes to SUNY juniors or seniors who are pre-law or have an interest in legal studies. The prize is awarded to a student who writes the best legal essay on the subject determined by the Chancellor or designee; this year the subject is Controversial Speaker on Campus. First prize is $1,500, second prize is $1,000. Click for more specific information and the application.

Internship opportunities in Athletic Communications at SUNY Geneseo! Athletic Communications is looking for 3-4 interns to help create and expand their multimedia efforts during the spring 2018 semester. The positions will focus on videography and video production. This opportunity will provide practical experience and an opportunity to bolster your portfolio and demo reels with published video content that can be shared with potential employers.
More information about the position [DOCX]

Internship with Monroe County Democratic Committee - Voter Outreach and Field Program! The Monroe County Democratic Committee in Rochester is looking for interns to uphold numerous responsibilities. Along with day-to-day tasks, interns are able to take on roles specific to many of the different aspects of campaign work, ranging from voter targeting and outreach to fundraising, finance, and accounting.
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Want to work with the Livingston County News (LCN)? The Livingston County News is looking for correspondents to assist with sports coverage of Livingston County's award-winning weekly newspaper. Assignments would include reporting on individual games, feature stories and general sports or recreation items. Stories will appear on our website,, and also be included in our print edition. Some stores may also be published in our sibling publication, The Daily News of Batavia, and its website, To apply email Regional Sports Editor, Chris Metcalf.

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Communication Department
SUNY Geneseo
Blake Hall, Room B122
Geneseo, NY, 14454
Phone: (585) 245-5228
Fax:  (585) 245-5240

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