From interning at one of the largest advertising agencies after only a year at Greenlee to launching the Iowa State Saudi Club, Omar ShibatAlhamd, a graduating senior in advertising, from Medina, Saudi Arabia, has made the most of his Iowa State experience.
Nayelie Valenzuela is currently a senior at Iowa State studying public relations. The Sioux City native is a McNair Scholar and an ISCORE/NSCORE Scholar and spends much of her time doing undergraduate research as part of those programs.
Julian Neely, a junior in journalism and mass communication from Des Moines, has been involved in campus politics since his freshman year. He was elected Iowa State’s student body president on March 8 and will serve the university his last year at Iowa State.
Courtney Carstens, senior in journalism and mass communication, shares more about her role as the current editor-in-chief of Veritas, a student publication focused on in-depth coverage of politics and law.
Alex Amoa, senior in advertising, has been involved in Cardinal & Gold, a student-run agency, since he transferred to Iowa State in 2016. As president, Amoa shares what’s in store for the student organization this semester.
Julissa Garcia, sophomore in journalism, received a scholarship from NBCUniversal LNESC scholarship program for the 2017-18 school year. Only 10 recipients were selected nationwide for this prestigious honor.
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.