How They Got There: Discover Wisconsin’s Mariah Haberman

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

The Five Most Difficult Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

By Grace Wardin If you are interviewing with different businesspeople, chances are that they will ask you different questions based on the business or personalities of the staff members. Some employers, especially those who focus on hiring creative and unique employees, may ask you uncommon or unusual questions, such as “Describe the color yellow to… Read More The Five Most Difficult Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

Joel Christopher: New Media and the News Industry Interview

By: Melissa Beyer (@MelisBe) Of all the industries that have converged with new media, few have been so greatly affected by the encounter as news organizations. From the national level to the local, new media are revolutionizing the news. Joel Christopher, editor/digital at Post-Crescent Media, was kind enough to share with me in an interview some… Read More Joel Christopher: New Media and the News Industry Interview

23 Interview Tips for Journalism Students

On April 14, students in the internship and reporting classes participated in the spring mock interviews. Employers in news/editorial, advertising, public relations and photography came to UW Oshkosh to meet with students and provide valuable feedback. So, did the students emerge with new techniques and insight for success? Absolutely. The following are 23 of the… Read More 23 Interview Tips for Journalism Students