A few sentences long. Should include:
Who are you?
What is your focus/?
What do you aspire to?
Whatwill be found in this portfolio (in broad strokes)?
Check for spelling, grammar, capitalization, etc. Spend some time refining this.
Should NOT include:
Information not relevant to this portfolio (“I have a brother named Steve, and a fish named Jimmy”)
Informal language (“im TOTES into teh database programming!!1!”)
‘shout outs’ (“Hey Jimmy! Say hi to mom for me!”)
Think about the tone you want to present publicly and to your faculty.
After your summary, list the following categories:
[list all software in which you are proficient]
[Work or internships related to DMA. What was your job title? Where? When?]
[Any time your work has exhibited- public screenings, gallery shows, etc. What? When? Where?]
[Any of your images or writing that has been published. What? When? Where?]
[Any conferences you’ve attended. What? When? Where? If you presented, also post the title of the presentation.
[Off-campus organizations you are a member of. Do you hold a special position? President, Treasurer, etc?]
[Campus clubs you are a part of. Do you hold a special position? President, Treasurer, etc?]
[Any community service or volunteer events you’ve been involved with]
List all of these categories, even if some of them are blank for now. Make it your goal to fill out something in each category.