I know what you’re thinking. Back in January when I relaunched my site, I resolved to embrace frequent blogging. Thing is, when I made that promise I severely underestimated my grad workload for the spring semester. I took three reporting/writing intensive courses which left little room for personal blogging outside my music Tumblr. My apologies. But despite my blogging hiatus, I never ceased paying attention to media industry news. Instead, I’ve adopted a better medium for sharing that information: Twitter. So if you’re looking to stay on top of what’s going on at the major magazines, newspapers, and digital media outlets, give me a follow.
Since my last blog back in March, I graduated grad school! In May, I received my master’s in magazine, newspaper, and online journalism from the greatest J-school on Earth: the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Now, I’m a fairly humble person who rarely brags about personal or even professional achievements. But I fought for years to get into this school and nearly gave up on my dream of being a journalist twice along the way. So, I can’t help but emit pride when I call myself an alumna of this prestigious school and a member of the powerful Newhouse Mafia. I was taught by the best, worked alongside the best, and became a better journalist because of it all.
Since graduating my life has kicked into overdrive. Here’s a glimpse at what I’ve been up to: