Shannon Latham (’93 agricultural journalism, public service & administration in agriculture) is the recipient of the 2020 Greenlee Professional Achievement Award, and Kacey Birchmier (’11 journalism) is the recipient of the 2020 Greenlee Young Alumni Award.
The White House Historical Association in partnership with the Greenlee School and the White House Correspondents’ Association has awarded Olivia Benjamin with the Hugh S. Sidey Scholarship in Print Journalism. Benjamin will receive $5,000 and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C.
The 2020 Greenlee Awards and Honors Banquet was canceled due to COVID-19, but we still want to recognize the achievements of our alumni and students, including 2019-20 award winners, scholarship recipients and graduating seniors. See the list of honorees on our website.
As we’ve all adapted to the new normal to successfully complete this year, we remain grateful for the time spent with students — both face to face and virtually — and have fond memories from classes this year.
In her first year at Iowa State, Loretta McGraw, junior in journalism and mass communication, has put her journalism skills into practice at the Iowa State Daily, Ethos magazine and Greenlee School TV.
Bridget Hepworth found her footing in public relations as a sophomore. She shares how studying abroad in Italy, working at the Writing and Media Center on campus and being involved with the Iowa State Daily and Film Producers Club have shaped her career goals and boosted her confidence.
After COVID-19 changed her plans for spring break and the rest of the semester, Meghan Custis, a sophomore in public relations and technical communications, describes how she’s found other activities to stay busy.
Emily DeDoncker’s search for a summer internship became increasingly more complicated due to COVID-19. Hear how from the second-year apparel, merchandising, and design student who is minoring in public relations.