If you have students that are interested in participating in a live television broadcast and/or interested in pursuing broadcast communications as a career, then this program is for them.
The Durham Bulls and Explorer Post 50 will be holding an Open House on Wednesday, Feb. 7 from 7-8:30pm at the Durham Bulls Athletic Ball Park located at 409 Blackwell Street, Durham, NC 27701. All are welcome.
The 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 20th season of broadcasting, Post 50 provides the live broadcast of the Durham Bulls games on 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 2018 Durham Bulls season. If you have students interested in being a part of the TV Crew, please have them complete the 2018 Online Application. Applications are due by Friday, Feb. 23 and must be completed to be considered for membership. We will be limiting the crew to 70 members.
Interviews – Required for all applicants, new and returning members. Interviews will take place Saturday, Mar. 3 from 11am – 2pm and Sunday, Mar. 4 from 2-4pm.
Training Sessions – New Applicants only are required to attend one training session on either Saturday, Mar. 17 from 11am – 1pm or Sunday, Mar. 18 from 2-4pm. Required for new members only.
Acceptance into the program – Notifications will be sent Monday, Mar. 26.
Baseball Season runs from Apr. 5 – Sept. 3, 2018
To learn more about Durham Bulls Explorer Post 50 Program, click http://www.milb.com/content/page.jsp?ymd=20110511&content_id=18928652&sid=t234&vkey=team4