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Drake SJMC to host spring digital media workshops in Des Moines

The spring semester is in full swing this semester at Drake University. And the students aren’t the only ones who get to head back to class. Professor Chris Snider will be offering three workshops this semester sponsored by the Drake School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Feb. 22 Smartphone Video Workshop: Learn the basics of...


SJMC Monday Memo – Jan. 30, 2023

SJMC scholarship applications due Wednesday Numerous scholarships and awards are available to continuing SJMC students. Apply here. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. February 1, 2023. Spring Activities Fair The Spring Activities Fair will be hosted from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. on February 1st. Opportunities to Cover BEA and NAB Conferences in Las Vegas! The application...


SJMC Monday Memo – Jan. 17, 2023

Spotlight event on Politics, Law, and Strategic Political Communication SJMC Professor Amy McCoy and Drake junior Jessica Seelinger, a Strategic Political Communication (SPC) and Public Relations major, joined Drake’s Virtual Spotlight on Politics, Law, and Strategic Political Communication on January 10 and spoke with prospective students about Drake’s academic and professional opportunities. Students and faculty...


SJMC Monday Memo – Jan. 9, 2023

Happy New Year Several internship opportunities are available, details below. If you are in the internship search process, Timm Pilcher, assistant director, professional & career development services, can help guide you. Legislative Internship The Iowa Health Care Association, a non-profit trade association for post-acute care providers, is looking for a Spring paid legislative intern. This...


SJMC Monday Memo – Dec. 19, 2022

The University is closed Friday, December 23 – Monday, January 2. The SJMC Monday Memo will resume the week of January 9. We wish you a safe, healthy, and happy holiday.   SJMC senior wins prestigious Hearst Award  CJ Younger won 7th place in the Hearst Feature Writing Contest for the story “Tchaikovsky versus splendid isolation”...