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Digital marketing professional, scholar to join Drake SJMC faculty

Digital marketing professional, scholar to join Drake SJMC faculty

University of Iowa Ph.D. candidate Ryan Stoldt will join the Drake University School of Journalism and Mass Communication in fall 2021 as an assistant professor of advertising. Stoldt previously worked as a digital marketing professional. Stoldt’s teaching and research interests focus on how data is used to make decisions in creative industries. He primarily teaches...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Feb. 8, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Feb. 8, 2021

Drake student places 6th in national Hearst writing contest Ashley Flaws, a December 2019 SJMC graduate, has placed in the top 10 in the national Hearst Explanatory Writing Competition. Drake SJMC currently is in first place in the annual Hearst Intercollegiate Writing Competition after two Drake students also won awards in the feature writing contest...

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Drake student places in top 10 in Hearst explanatory reporting contest

Drake student places in top 10 in Hearst explanatory reporting contest

Ashley Flaws, a December 2019 graduate of the Drake School of Journalism and Mass Communication, has placed in the top 10 in the national Hearst Explanatory Writing Competition. Drake SJMC currently is in first place in the annual Hearst Intercollegiate Writing Competition after two Drake students won awards in the 2020 feature writing contest. Ashley...

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SJMC seniors among Fulbright semi-finalists

SJMC seniors among Fulbright semi-finalists

Two Drake School of Journalism and Mass Communication (SJMC) students are among the three Drake semi-finalists this year for the post-graduate Fulbright Scholarship: Lucius Pham (SJMC) is a semi-finalist for an English Teaching Assistantship in South Korea Elijah Rockhold (Arts and Sciences) is a semi-finalist for an English Teaching Assistantship in France Delainey Thorud (SJMC)...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Jan. 25, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Jan. 25, 2021

“Grace bats last.”— Author Anne Lamott Meredith Corp. scholarships available for magazine majors A variety of awards are available to Drake students seeking magazine media degrees. Included is the prestigious $5,000 Karyl Van scholarship, which entails five hours per week of work in the E.T. Meredith Center for Magazine Studies. The Karyl Van scholarship is awarded...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Jan. 18, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Jan. 18, 2021

“Hate cannot drive out hate. Only love can do that.”— Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drake career development events jump-start your future Network and connect with alumni over J-Term and beyond: In the spirit of fostering connections between alumni and current students, Drake has launched a new initiative on LinkedIn, #NetworkwithDrake. Using the hashtag #NetworkwithDrake, you can search LinkedIn...