Los Angeles as a Learning Lab

For more than 100 years, Los Angeles has been the unrivaled entertainment capital of the world. And you needn’t look too far to find Syracuse University alumni in some of the entertainment industry’s most pivotal roles. Through the tremendous achievements of those alumni, SU has gained an international reputation for preparing students to excel in the field.

With the SULA Semester, SU is taking this strength to the next level—joining with our “community of experts” to offer students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn the business from the inside. Through SU’s bold approach to education, students will continue to take what they learn in the classroom and test their knowledge in real-world situations, igniting an exchange of ideas that benefits all.

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Working in the Control Room of a TV show

Working in the Control Room of a TV show

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This semester I’ve been lucky enough to intern at CONAN in the Control Room  next the Warner Bros Studio building that the late night show is shot. I’ve always been interested in the technical side of TV production, specifically the real time processes involved in putting the show together. There is immense coordination, hard work and […]

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On The Job

On The Job

By Hannah Mesches

The most exciting day of my internship at Good Universe so far was when a group of us development interns got to consult on the script of a current project. The writers wanted to make sure the dialogue was realistic for characters our age, so a group of us were brought in to meet about […]

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Another Day of Sun

Another Day of Sun

By Michael Rubloff

From my time here I can confidently say that I believe every Syracuse student who wants to go into entertainment should do this semester. It should be mandatory for TRF and Music Industry students. Additionally, this is my final semester and I am so glad I am spending it here. While I do miss my […]

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You’re Now an Adult

You’re Now an Adult

By Matt Schneider

For much of my life I wanted to get out of Ohio so badly and move to the east coast. I thought that’s where my next chapter would start. I was wrong. Coming out to LA has been a blessing and I plan to move here indefinitely upon graduating in a year. I don’t mind […]

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