The Greenlee School is offering a spring 2021 Search Engine Optimization Short Course Intensive March 15 through April 29. This 1-credit course will be led by Cooper Hollmaier, an SEO program manager, and Rachel Weber, Better Homes and Gardens’ digital deputy editor, along with Professor Jay Newell. To register, submit a Schedule Change Form.
An online informational meeting for the 2021-22 Meredith Apprentice Program will be held Wednesday, March 3, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. via Webex. Please RSVP to attend. Next year’s apprenticeships include both editorial and design positions. All apprenticeships will be virtual (remote) until further notice due to COVID-19. Titles may be based in Des Moines or New York City.
Join us for a panel discussion with Greenlee student media representatives in honor of #StudentPressFreedom Day, a national day of action to celebrate and support student journalists. With the theme Journalism Against the Odds, hear first-hand how ISU student editors, reporters and producers work tirelessly to provide exceptional news coverage despite challenges. Please RSVP to receive the Zoom link.
The $1200 stipend associated with this fellowship will be awarded to support sophomores, juniors and seniors working with faculty members on research related to Communicating Science, Health, Environment and Risk (ComSHER) topics. Up to two fellowships may be awarded per fiscal year.
The Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication encourages Greenlee students to submit their best published work for consideration in the 2021 Hearst Journalism Awards competition. Competitions take place throughout the 2020-21 academic year. See post for criteria and details.
After returning home during the COVID-19 crisis, PR424 students adapted and thrived as they navigated the possibilities of online learning in spring 2020. Kaitlyn Hood, (’21 public relations), details the experience in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences’ LINK magazine.