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Welcome to CalTV! We are a UC Berkeley student-run organization focused on creating original videos and preparing students to work in the media industry. Our members have gone on to intern and work full-time at many prestigious and well-known companies. Below is just some of the organizations our members have gone on to do great things in.




How Do I Join!

CalTV recruits new members twice a year, at the beginning of each semester. From start to finish, it is typically a 2-3 week process. Make sure to keep an eye out on our social media accounts so you do not miss it!

The application process is as follows:

  1. Submit application to the roles you are interested in (Max 3).
  2. Selected applicants are interviewed.
  3. Selected interviewees are offered a spot on the team.

With the exception of a few cases, members are only allowed to be in one department at a time. If you are accepted to multiple departments you will have to decide which one you want to join.


Spring 2019 Positions

Executive Intern

Executive Interns will work with the Executive Directors & Outreach Director to maintain current relationships with outside organizations and to create new ones. Current relationships we are working on maintaining and growing more are those with the ASUC, Career Center and Adobe. Support Outreach Director in planning/executing events in collaboration with outside parties, by brainstorming ideas, and communicating with respective parties. Approximately 1-2 hrs/week

Video Editor

CalTV’s Post-Production Department aims to educate potential video producers on the mechanics and thematics of video editing at both a micro and a macro level. We are responsible for editing all videos produced by the organization. Our editors utilize different software from the Adobe Suite, particularly Adobe Premiere Pro, to create the polished videos released through the CalTV media platforms. Most importantly, we are a primarily educational department, working to teach and develop the editing skills of future media content producers.

Production Assistant

PAs will apply and rank their preferred department. They will be interviewed and recruited by Olivia and Adriel. PAs will be responsible for attending General Meetings [Tue 8-9pm], Department Meetings, and PA Meetings (Cinematography). PA (Cinematography) Meetings will be held every other week by Olivia and Adriel.

Marketer

CalTV’s Marketing Department is responsible for publishing all videos created by the club– this involves creating captions and strategically planning release dates. The department also plans all fundraisers and socials, designs merchandise, and creates all marketing materials.

Sports Producer & Journalists

Sports reporters will be responsible for creating pitches, producing stories, shooting videos, and helping other members shoot videos. Members should have a strong interest in sports and be motivated, detail oriented and able to work well under deadline pressure. Sports Writers will be in charge of scripting reports for sports reporters. We are seeking candidates that are familiar with certain sports and are strong writers.

News Producer

Members will be responsible for creating pitches, producing stories, and shooting videos when necessary. Additionally, members should have a strong interest in news and politics, be motivated, detail-oriented, able to multi-task, and work well under deadline pressures. Members will also be expected to dedicate approx. 4 hours a week to CalTV News

Entertainment Producer

CalTV’s Marketing Department is responsible for publishing all videos created by the club– this involves creating captions and strategically planning release dates. The department also plans all fundraisers and socials, designs merchandise, and creates all marketing materials.

Studios Producer

CalTV Studios fosters video makers seeking creative freedom and collaboration. Members will work under an organized structure to produce high quality films with the help of directors and film savvy Production Assistants, including short films, video essays, experimental films ect.


Application Link: bit.ly/CalTVApplySp19

Applications are due on February 04 and interviews are conducted on a rolling basis, so make sure to apply as early as you can.