Articles from November 2021

Alison Jensen

Professional in Residence Alison B. Jensen Speaks with SJMC Students

Monday, November 29, 2021
School of Journalism and Mass Communication Alumna Alison Baker Jensen is an Attorney Guardian Ad Litem (GAL) in Denver, Colorado. Jensen recently visited SJMC classes to speak with students about her experiences at SJMC and beyond.
Native Nations

Native Nations Room Dedication

Wednesday, November 17, 2021
The month of November is Native American Heritage Month. The month is dedicated to celebrating and acknowledging the contributions and culture of Native American and Indigenous Peoples. The dedication of the new Native Nations Room in the IMU took place on November 5.
journalism audio production class

Students Present Original Daily News Show

Tuesday, November 16, 2021
This semester, students in Professor Melissa Tully’s Audio Production class are producing a daily news show. Working in groups, they will release one 15- to 20-minute daily news episode per day for the week of November 15-19, 2021.

SJMC Continues Webinar Series Through Fall of 2021

Wednesday, November 10, 2021
During these webinars, students met alumni and visiting professionals who have forged careers in various industries with their Journalism and Mass Communication degrees. In discussions with these alumni, students had a chance to learn about what it is like to work in these industries.
Jordyn Reiland

Alumni Transitions to Online Reporting

Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Jordyn Reiland (B.A. 2015) lives in Chicago but works remotely as the editor of Skilled Nursing News doing healthcare-based reporting and writing on a digital platform. “The network that the School of Journalism and the Daily Iowan have built is very strong. I’m very grateful to have been given the opportunity I had to get my foot in the door,” added Reiland.