The Iowa State Daily, the independent student newspaper of Iowa State University, has won the top award of Best All-Around Student Newspaper in the national finals of the Society of Professional Journalists 2015 Mark of Excellence Awards, beating finalists The Daily Mississippian (Univ. of Mississippi) and the Daily Bruin (UCLA).
Iowa State advertising teams have been chosen by marketing professionals as semi-finalists in two national Collegiate Effie Brand Challenges, with one team in the V8+Energy brand challenge and one in Kleenex challenge, qualifying Greenlee School students for national final status.
Members of the ISU Association of Women in Communications chapter visited WHO TV Channel 13 in Des Moines last Thursday for a tour of the studio, a behind-the-scenes look at a live broadcast of their 6 p.m. newscast and a discussion with anchorwoman Erin Kiernan. Greenlee Lecturer Lisa Munger Oakes, the club’s faculty adviser, said … Continue reading ISU AWC Members Visit WHO TV in Des Moines
INDIANAPOLIS—Outgoing Editor in Chief Danielle Ferguson accepted top honors on behalf of the Iowa State Daily and incoming Editor in Chief Emily Barske took top honors for feature writing at the recent Region 7 “Mark of Excellence” competition by the Society of Professional Journalists. Region 7 includes schools in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. First-place … Continue reading Iowa State Daily Nets Two Regional Awards
Throughout the 2015-16 school year, Alexander Hanson, sophomore in journalism and mass communication and political science, has led the Iowa State Daily’s political coverage as one of the student newspaper’s news editors. Hanson’s role has put him in contact with a number of presidential candidates, as they began their bids for their parties’ nominations in … Continue reading Sophomore Alex Hanson Selected as 2016 Hugh Sidey Scholar
After making it through multiple rounds of interviews, a record 11 Iowa State undergraduate students have been selected to participate in the Meredith Apprentice Program for the 2016-17 school year. These students were hand-picked by the Greenlee School’s Meredith Professional-in-Residence Deb Gibson, with input from the 2015-16 apprentices, to complete year-long apprenticeships with Meredith publications. … Continue reading Gibson Names 2016-17 Meredith Apprentices
Spoon University is a nationwide student-run organization new to Iowa State University. Spoon University’s mission is to simplify recipes for college students and to educate them on food hacks and local food and restaurants near their campus, all while helping students get practice in digital media and leadership. The groups is an online publiation, which … Continue reading After Gaining Students’ Interest, PR Majors Bring SpoonU to Campus