The Center for Communication at The New School: Travel Media: Seeing the World on a Shoestring

6:30 p.m.

Rising airfares and volatile exchange rates are discouraging for students and other travelers on a budget, but who wants to stay home? Opportunities have recently opened up in travel media for the frugal minded. If you have a nose for bargains and an urge for offbeat adventure, learn how to turn your wanderlust and your writing and video skills into an exciting career. A panel of travel media pros tell us what it takes to get started. 

  • Valarie D'Elia, Travel Consultant; Travel with Val, NY1
  • James Sherman, Founder & Chairman, Shermans Travel Media
  • Pauline Frommer, co-host, The Travel Show with Arthur and Pauline Frommer; creator, Pauline Frommer Guidebook series
  • Moderator: David Kaufman, Freelance travel journalist (WSJ, TIME , Travel + Leisure)
Co-sponsored by the School of Media Studies.

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, 55 West 13th Street, 2nd floor

Free; seating is limited; reservations required by emailing


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