Durham Bulls and Explorer Post 50 will be holding an Open House on Wednesday, 08FEB from 7-8:30pm at the Durham Bulls Athletic Ball Park located at 409 Blackwell Street, Durham, NC 27701.
Durham Bulls Explorer Post 50 is a co-ed unpaid internship program that offers students, ages 14-20, a unique and invaluable opportunity to gain exceptional experience in the field of television broadcasting. Durham Bulls Explorer Post 50 is supported and sponsored by the Durham Bulls, Fox 50 and Capitol Broadcasting Company. Now in our 19th season of broadcasting, Post 50 provides the live broadcast of the Durham Bulls games on Time Warner Cable, MeTV, MiLB.com as well as within the ball park. We also provide highlights for FOX 50 and WRAL newscasts.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Durham Bulls season. If you have students interested in being a part of the TV Crew, please have them complete the 2017 Member Application form listed below. Applications are due 24FEB by 5pm and must be completed to be considered for membership. We will be limiting the crew to 70 members.
Interviews – All applicants must complete the online member application, an in person interview and attend one Post 50 orientation training session. Interviews will take place Saturday, 11MAR from 11am – 2pm and Sunday, 12MAR from 2 – 4pm.
Training Session – Training sessions will be offered prior to membership acceptance and will take place on Saturday, 25MAR and Sunday, 26MAR.
Note – Attending the Open House is NOT required for consideration into the program. Also, both the Interview and Training Session dates and time options are part of the online member application and should be selected during that process.
2017 Member Application – https://goo.gl/forms/gWviirkrmk8pwhhE2. Applications are due 24FEB.
Acceptance into the program – Notifications will be sent Saturday, 01APR.
Please feel free to share this email or attached flyer with those that you think would be interested in participating in the program this season.
To learn more about Durham Bulls Explorer Post 50 Program, click here.