SJMC Monday Memo

Some of our 2022 Master of Arts in Communication graduates

Congratulations to spring 2022 grads and honorees!

Several SJMC students, alums and organizations were recognized in the University’s annual spring honors:

Jan Jensen, JO’91, GR’96, won the Alumni Achievement Award. Jensen is in her 18th year as associate head coach of the University of Iowa Women’s Basketball team, 29th season overall. 

The Drake chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) was named outstanding student organization in the 2022 Adams Leadership Institute Awards. Public relations major Marguerite Stoffel won the outstanding individual service award.

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