By Jenna Nyberg We’ve all heard it a hundred times: Be careful about what you post on your social media accounts. In this field more than most, the words you use and the habits you have on social media accounts might make or break your chance at employment. But instead of focusing on what not… Read More Using Social Media in Your Job Search
Interview by Brenna McDermot (@letterstowomen) 2010 UW Oshkosh and journalism department alumna Mariah Haberman is the host and brand manager of Discover Wisconsin, the nation’s oldest-running travel TV show. After graduation Haberman went on to do agency and consulting work and win the title Miss Wisconsin Central 2012. When you were in school, did you know… Read More How They Got There: Discover Wisconsin’s Mariah Haberman
By Carissa Brzezinski (@CJBrzezinski) Journalism department alumnus, Rene Delgado, is the recipient of this year’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award. Delgado was awarded this honor for his work as Associate Creative Director at Leo Burnett. Delgado took time to speak with students and faculty about advertising, originality, and the Super Bowl. The top five insights: Go… Read More Five Things We Learned from Our Conversation with Rene Delgado
By: Cindy Schultz (@sindeelouhu) Brody Karmenzind, account development specialist at Pandora and 2014 journalism graduate, offered media and career tips to Dr. Sara Hansen’s Ad Media class on Sept. 17. Via Skype, he shared insights from his Oakland, Calif., office and encouraged students to explore outside of their comfort zones to find advertising careers they… Read More “Go Network” Says Pandora’s Brody Karmenzind to Ad Media Class
By: Andrea Larson (@andrea_larson_) Where Titans Dare to Dream, this year’s homecoming theme, is more than fitting for the accomplished alumni being recognized tonight at the 2013 Alumni Awards Dinner. Ten UW Oshkosh graduates dared to dream and are now on a path to having a large impact in their professions. We are happy to… Read More Three Journalism Alumni Dared to Dream
By: Sarah Sperry (@SarahE3290) Who would have thought that a Psychology major would be interested in a Public Relations course? This girl right here, being a psychology major with an interest in behavioral health, specifically hospital settings, never thought I could learn so much from my three week PR course. Public relations is all around… Read More Psychology + Public Relations = Career?
By: Maegan Krause (@MaeganEli) At the beginning of my junior year at UW-Oshkosh, I began to hear professors talk increasingly about the importance of internships. One day, a girl walked into my Advertising class to give a presentation on her internship at Red Shoes PR. Her presentation inspired me, and I decided to… Read More The Email that Opened the Door: My First Internship