Women, Arts & Entertainment

9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Oct. 17, 2016

A community outreach initiative where CBS executives visit universities and colleges across the country to speak with students about internships and career opportunities within the Entertainment industry.  The program exposes students to the vast occupational options available that often go unnoticed, with the goal of inspiring, educating and changing the landscape of television.

A panel discussion with CBS executive, Whitney Davis and UA Presents Director of Programming, Candace L. Feldman, moderated by Associate Professor in the Africana Studies Program, Dr. Tani Sanchez, discussing paths to navigate a career from an undergrad into the performing arts and/or film/television field followed by Q&A.  A conversation on producing basis to take a script to the greater Tucson community, faculty, staff, local artist, students, etc.