The first time Courtney Fishman went to New York City, she was 13 days old. Since then, she’s been itching to go back. This summer, she will. The junior magazine and public relations double major was selected for the American Society of Magazine Editors’ competitive Magazine Internship program. Each year, hundreds of college students from […]
By Lauren Kassien Visiting 12 New York–based publications in two days is hard — especially when you have to (literally) run up and down Manhattan to do so. Here’s what to bring to make sure you’re bright, sparkly, and ready to impress potential employers every step of the way. Don’t forget: Protein bars. There’s a […]
[View the story “Drake NYC 2015” on Storify]
In classes and events throughout the week, students took the opportunities to meet with professionals and industry veterans to learn how journalism is evolving.
Mark your calendars: The 2014 JMC Days will be Monday, November 10 through Saturday, November 15. The celebrations kicks off with a public lecture from Pulitzer Prize winner Leonard Pitts and concludes with a reception at the Des Moines Social Club. See below for details on all of this year’s JCM Days events: Monday, Nov. […]
Drake students picked up national awards this weekend, including the Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker award for Urban Plains, at the National College Media Convention in Philadelphia. First Place Winners were: Urban Plains for the Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker award. The team is made up of nine students, and all four of the mini issues are available as free […]
At 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8, an SJMC internship panel will be held in Meredith 104. Hear from students who interned at People, Seventeen, Texas Monthly, Better Homes and Gardens, and AARP and Paris Communications.
We’re keeping an eye on an impressive list of summer internships landed by our magazine majors. See the list of internships on the Drake SJMC website. Not on the list? Leave us a comment. We would love to hear what you’re up to. Here are a few highlights: Jeff Nelson grabbed an ASME internship […]
Students tend to be the ones behind the camera when it comes to news gathered on Drake’s campus, but last month, magazine major Katie Minnick found herself on the other side of the lens. Photographer Ryan Donnell was on campus to get Katie’s photo for an article in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges […]
As a magazine journalism major and a member of the Drake rowing team, Monica Worsley found a perfect summer internship with USRowing. The fact that the London Olympics happened at the same time was a bonus. By Monica Worsley My three-month internship with the USRowing Association in Princeton, N.J. (the parent organization of the U.S. National […]