News Release from Drake University

News Release About My Drake Experience I am honored to share this news release that Drake University published today. I’m proud to represent Drake and the Leadership Education and Development program that I am so passionate about. My three years at Drake have been successful and unforgettable, and I’m so glad to be able to […]

Internship at NAB Show 2016

A New Internship Experience I just got back from a week-long internship in Las Vegas at the NAB Show. Wow, what an amazing experience! I was one of nine students selected nation-wide to be an intern for Waskul.TV’s StudioXperience production team. CEO Steve Waskul had a booth at NAB for the fifth year in a […]

MASHUP: Episode 1

MASHUP is live! My senior journalism capstone class has officially launched our site, Urban Plains! Urban Plains Urban Plains is a website for the twenty-something living in the Midwest looking for entertainment. Lifestyle, issues, tech, and art. All combined in video, audio, and text form. Our class of 40 students has been working endlessly to […]

Podcast: A Day in the Life

An inside look at the lives of unique Des Moines characters. This semester, my Audio News Reporting class presented me the opportunity to create a podcast with my classmates for our final project. We spent most of the semester writing news articles and creating audio stories. I attended city council meetings, did data research about […]

S.O.S. Summit

Leadership Capstone aims to get college students active in making a change on campus statewide with S.O.S. Summit My LEAD capstone class has been working hard all semester on an event we like to call the S.O.S. Summit. The “Students Originating Solutions Summit” is scheduled to take place on December 5th at Drake University. The […]

ESPN & Drake Athletics

ESPN, editing, and lots of basketball Over the last couple of months, I’ve immersed myself in my job with Drake Athletics Creative Services. Twice a week I stop in for office hours where I work on pre-produced content. Every weekend and a few nights a week, I work one of many different positions for Drake’s […]

Advanced Video Production

Advanced video production class requires I meet extreme deadlines, preparing me for my future. My advanced video production class posts all our work on our website. This week in my advanced video production class (JMC 114), we were asked to spend one class period out and about on campus, creating a one-minute story about an […]

Profile Project

Hands on work in video production class In my advanced video production class (JMC 114) here at Drake, we were given an assignment to create a profile on someone for our class website. For the assignment, my professor required I write a profile on a professional in our field of study. The profile had to […]