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CBS on Tour!

Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 | Time: 5PM-7PM | Location: Humanities Bldg A65


Thinking about a career in the entertainment industry?
Want to learn about how you can get your foot in the door in entertainment?

CBS on Tour

CBS Executives hit the road to tour colleges, universities and HBCU’s to speak with students about internships and career opportunities both in front of and behind the camera.

Sketch Comedy Diversity Showcase

Annual sketch comedy showcase highlighting diverse talent who perform original material for industry executives, showrunners, casting directors, agents and managers.

Writers Mentoring Program

A comprehensive writing program that helps launch the careers of diverse television writers, paring them up with CBS executives as mentors to develop new material. We host weekly workshops designed to provide access and information on breaking into the business.

Directors Program

A specialized program providing diverse DGA directors professional guidance, access to executives and showrunners, and shadowing opportunities on CBS, CBS Studios, and CW shows.

Actors Career Workshops

These workshops are designed to help actors hone the skills they need to secure auditions and land roles.


  • Dorey Poder (UCLA Alumna) – Manager of Network Casting
  • Valerie Shimabukuro: Director, Programming Planning & Scheduling
  • Lori Erickson: Manager, Talent & Casting
  • Brian Naguit: Manger, Music & Creative
  • Andre Jones (UCLA Student): Intern, Casting


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