Bruin Development Academy

Building Your Knowledge & Network in Hollywood

Overview

The Bruin Development Academy presents a unique opportunity for students to receive industry specific professional development through interactive workshops over the course of several weeks. This short entertainment industry focused Bruin Development Academy will equip you with a solid of understanding of what you should be doing to better understand how the industry works. Skills in building connections and professional relationships specific to Entertainment industry culture will also be covered. UCLA alumni and industry experts will be leading these workshops.

  • April 10: Elevator pitches and informational interviews.  You will be practicing elevator pitches and informational interview skills with your academy peers.
  • April 17: Industry trades and navigating IMDb
  • April 24: Industry professional organizations and how to work a networking event

This academy course will meet during weeks 2 – 4 on Mondays from 5 – 6:30 p.m.

All other logistical information will be provided once applicants have been selected into the Academy.

Application Process

Applications are no longer being accepted for this Bruin Development Academy.

Application Deadline

Applications are no longer being accepted for this Bruin Development Academy.

Contact

If you have any questions, please contact Deborah Lin at dlin@partnership.ucla.edu.