INDIANAPOLIS – I never thought I’d have a job that involved interacting with children on a daily basis… especially not a large group of them. And then came Emmis Communications. I was looking for a high-paying, worthwhile summer job that would also look...Read More
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Throughout the past year we’ve seen several examples of social media in breaking news situations – both good and bad. Perhaps the most prominent of these situations in Columbia was the University Hospital lockdown following the Callaway County...Read More
...and in two years, it will become my career.
Who am I? I’m a sophomore at the University of Missouri who’s eager to tell stories, and I’m already getting a head start. I hope you’ll stay with me as I make my way through school and into the newsroom.
I report biweekly at the state Capitol for Missouri Digital News in Jefferson City. Reports from MDN are used across a variety of media, including NewsRadio 1120 KMOX in St. Louis. View my latest stories here.
I currently work for mid-Missouri’s NBC affiliate KOMU-TV as both a production assistant and online content editor. I have done ENG work for the station in the past and will become increasingly involved with them in the next few years. As I advance in school and enter my emphasis area of TV and radio reporting and anchoring, I’ll be increasingly involved with the station in the near future. (more…)