Category: Students

When opportunity knocks, passion responds

By Emma Wilson Year In School: Senior Major: Agricultural Communications and Journalism and Mass Communication Internship: Communications Intern, Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers As a true born-and-raised Iowan, the state of Iowa’s slogan, “Fields of Opportunities,” has always spoken to me. Growing up on the family farm, also known as my little slice of heaven, … Continue reading When opportunity knocks, passion responds

Round 1 Polling Open – 2017 Summer Intern Blogging Contest

Congratulations to the Round 1 finalists of the Greenlee School Summer Intern Blogging Contest! Click on the links below to read each post. "Waiting for Air Force One" by Alexandra Connor, News Intern at The Gazette "Interning in the Windy City" by Jenna DeMarco, Public Relations Intern at Walker Sands Communications "A passion to succeed" … Continue reading Round 1 Polling Open – 2017 Summer Intern Blogging Contest

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Advertising students take second place in Collegiate Effie competition

AMES, Iowa – A team of Iowa State advertising students received second-place honors in the 2017 Collegiate Effie Awards Pace Brand Challenge, a national competition in which students created integrated, multi-channel marketing campaigns for a real-world client. Team members Michael Englund (’17 advertising), Madison Ott (’17 advertising) and Toni Ugolini (’17 advertising) developed their “Taco-bout … Continue reading Advertising students take second place in Collegiate Effie competition

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ISU advertising grads take home top honors in national competition

Two recent Greenlee School graduates showcased their knowledge of political media planning in Washington, D.C. Emily Belloma (’17 marketing, advertising) and Mia Guion (’17 advertising) won the 2017 Media Plan Case Competition, earning the National Excellence in Media Award from the Washington Media Scholars Foundation. Each also received a $5,000 scholarship. The competition is the … Continue reading ISU advertising grads take home top honors in national competition

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Heckle named 2017 American Society of Magazine Editors intern

AMES, Iowa – Michael Heckle has been selected for the summer 2017 American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) internship program. Heckle, a journalism and mass communication major from West Des Moines, Iowa, will intern in New York at The Forward, a publication that delivers news, culture and commentary to the American Jewish community via print … Continue reading Heckle named 2017 American Society of Magazine Editors intern

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Iowa State Daily, ISUtv staffers honored at SPJ Region 7 Mark of Excellence Awards

AMES, Iowa — Entries from six Greenlee School students were named first-place winners by the Society of Professional Journalists at the 2016 Region 7 Mark of Excellence Awards. Eleven other Iowa State University entries were named finalists in their respective categories, including the Iowa State Daily’s The Iowa State Way magazine for Best Student Magazine … Continue reading Iowa State Daily, ISUtv staffers honored at SPJ Region 7 Mark of Excellence Awards

Faculty names ISU Kappa Tau Alpha chapter after outgoing Greenlee School director

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University’s [Kappa Tau Alpha chapter]() has a new moniker: The Michael Bugeja Chapter of Kappa Tau Alpha at Iowa State University. The chapter’s faculty leaders announced it would now bear the name of the outgoing Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication director at the initiation ceremony on May 5. Kappa … Continue reading Faculty names ISU Kappa Tau Alpha chapter after outgoing Greenlee School director

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ISU broadcasting finds its stride with 13 IBNA awards

AMES, Iowa — Students from the [KURE 88.5 sports department](http://www.kure.stuorg.iastate.edu/category/programming/sports/) and [ISUtv](http://isutv.stuorg.iastate.edu/) received several student media honors at the 2016 [Iowa Broadcast News Association Awards](http://iowabroadcastnewsassociation.weebly.com/). KURE Sports submitted to IBNA for the first time and was recognized with eight awards in the student radio division. Taylor Mankle, KURE sports director and graduating senior in journalism … Continue reading ISU broadcasting finds its stride with 13 IBNA awards

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Gibson names 2017-18 Meredith Apprentices

Ten Iowa State undergraduate students have been selected to participate in the Meredith Apprentice Program for the 2017-18 school year. "Once again, we received applications from some of Iowa State’s most hard-working, talented students. I continue to be amazed at the class loads, leadership positions and extracurricular opportunities these students invest in while they still … Continue reading Gibson names 2017-18 Meredith Apprentices