Category: Profiles

Student spotlight: Ashley Kirkpatrick, 2017 Press Intern for Senator Chuck Grassley

Ashley Kirkpatrick, junior in advertising, has had a diverse set of internship experience during her time as a Greenlee student. Kirkpatrick’s interest in politics helped her land a position as press intern for Senator Charles Grassley last summer. After graduating, she hopes to pursue a career in account management. What were some of your key … Continue reading Student spotlight: Ashley Kirkpatrick, 2017 Press Intern for Senator Chuck Grassley

Mozey interns at Boston Globe

Brian Mozey, a senior in journalism and mass communication from Crystal, Minnesota, is spending the Spring 2017 semester reporting and writing full-time for the Boston Globe as part of its Co-op Program. Mozey is working for the sports department, covering high school sports.

Belloma offers Media Fellows scholarship advice

Emily Belloma, senior in marketing and advertising, was awarded a prestigious scholarship through the Washington Media Scholars Foundation’s Media Fellows program in December 2016 for the 2016–17 academic year. The foundation awards scholarships to undergraduates who are interested in pursuing careers in strategic public policy advertising research, management, planning and buying.

Denisha Mixon, Science Bound communication intern

Going into college, Denisha Mixon, senior in journalism and mass communication, expected to get an internship with a newspaper or magazine. Last fall, she entered the office of Greenlee’s Internship Coordinator Juli Probasco-Sowers looking for help to achieve just that. Instead, Probasco-Sowers pointed her in a different direction — one that led her to an on-campus group that she now considers family.

Janae Ver Helst, Iowa State Center public relations intern

Janae Verhelst spent her final semester as an Iowa State student applying all that she learned from her major in public relations and minor in event management in her position as a marketing intern for the Iowa State Center. The Greenlee senior’s position requires her to do a variety of tasks from creating press releases … Continue reading Janae Ver Helst, Iowa State Center public relations intern