Category: Alumni

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Posted on December 7th, 2021 in Alumni, Blog, PRSSA by Emily Turnier

Two Department of Journalism and Public Relations alumnae have been named to the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Hoosier Chapter Board of Directors for 2022. PRSA is Indiana’s statewide society of public relations and communications professionals. Deeksha Kapoor, M.A. in Public Relations ’12, director of communications at the Indiana Health Care Association, was elected …

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Posted on November 1st, 2021 in Alumni, Alumni Spotlight, Blog, Sports Reporting by Emily Turnier

After graduation, Joe Spears, B.A.J. ’17, landed a job with Gannett/the USA Today Network, and moved from Indiana to Tennessee. He started out in Jackson, Tenn., then headed to Murfreesboro, where he was the Middle Tennessee State University beat writer. Recently, Spears moved within Gannett to become the USA Today High School Sports Reporter. He …

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Posted on October 19th, 2021 in Alumni, Alumni Spotlight, Blog, Sports Reporting by Emily Turnier

Ryan Gregory, B.A.J. ’21, is living his dream, having moved to Madison, Wisc. – home of his beloved Wisconsin Badgers – and reporting on local sports. “I’ve gone to two [University of Wisconsin-Madison] football games since moving up here and have enjoyed exploring the beautiful city and campus,” he said. Gregory is the sports editor …

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Posted on October 18th, 2021 in Alumni, Alumni Spotlight, Blog, Sports Reporting by Emily Turnier

Devin Voss, B.A.J. ’21, has landed his first full-time job, covering sports for the Reporter-Times in Martinsville and for the Mooresville-Decatur Times. While a student at IUPUI, Voss was sports editor of the Campus Citizen, covered the 2021 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, and worked on the IndyStar sports desk. Voss saw the reporter position on …

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Posted on September 15th, 2021 in Alumni, Blog, Events by Emily Turnier

  Morgan Campbell, B.A.J. ’18, a social media specialist for IU, will present “Let’s Talk About TikTok: Info for Journalists and PR Pros” as part of IUPUI’s Fall Career Week. This year’s Fall Career Week — Sept. 20 to Sept. 24 — will feature over 70 events on various topics, such as career paths, job …

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Posted on August 26th, 2021 in Alumni, Blog, Internships, News Reporting by Emily Turnier

Terrence Lambert, B.A.J. ’21, recently finished up a 10-week Indianapolis Press Club Foundation summer fellowship at the Indianapolis Recorder newspaper. He was one of two Indiana undergraduate college journalism students chosen for the fellowship. It was a big adjustment to go from being a student journalist to working in a newsroom full-time, Lambert said. “But …

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