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SJMC Monday Memo | Oct. 11, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Oct. 11, 2021

Free tickets available for Nikole Hannah-Jones program The Des Moines Public Library Foundation is offering Drake SJMC a free table for its annual fundraising event, the Iowa Author Awards Dinner. The guest speaker is Nikole Hannah-Jones, the former New York Times reporter who created the Pulitzer Prize-winning “The 1619 Project.”  The dinner is Monday, Nov. 22, 6:30-9 p.m. at...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Oct. 4, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Oct. 4, 2021

Join Drake PR’s Global CEPR recognition celebration Mark your calendar for Wednesday, Nov. 3, from noon to 1:30 p.m. as PR leaders from around the globe gather in real time to honor the 2020 and 2021 Certification in Education for Public Relations (CEPR) recipients, including the Drake University PR program! The SJMC community will meet in Mer. 124C for...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Sept. 27, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Sept. 27, 2021

Harkin Institute to host famed pollster The Harkin Institute for Public Policy and Citizen Engagement would like to invite students to attend a Young Professional Brunch on Saturday, Oct. 2 from 9-10:30 a.m. with nationally recognized pollster J. Ann Selzer.  Known for leading The Des Moines Register’s Iowa Poll, Selzer will present on her career and experiences, and students...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Sept. 13, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Sept. 13, 2021

Drake Political Review is looking for writers, EFR editor Interested in writing for Drake Political Review this semester? Check out the Fall 2021 story list, and query for a story by 11:59 p.m., Sept. 19. Read through the list of available stories and submit one query at a time. You may query for more than one story but remember that stories are...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Aug. 16, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Aug. 16, 2021

Scholarships available KeepGoingForward.org is offering three scholarships: Act Locally ScholarshipA $1,000 ($500 x 2 winners) scholarship for students interested in giving back to their communities. Open to all students. Short essay required.Deadline: 10/29/21 Keep Going Forward No Essay ScholarshipA $500 scholarship open to any student going through a change or new challenge in life.  Open...

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SJMC Monday Memo | Aug. 9, 2021

SJMC Monday Memo | Aug. 9, 2021

SJMC work-study positions available Several work-study openings are available for the 2021-22 academic year in SJMC electronic media checkout. Contact SJMC multimedia engineer Ray Fredregill (ray.fredregill@drake.edu) if you are interested. Let’s boost our SJMC vaccination numbers! As of last week, 52% of students who are registered with SJMC as first their major have submitted proof...