Torchbearer Justin Crawford reflects on JEM-CCI experience, opportunities.
For Torchbearer and recent alum Justin Crawford, an undergraduate program in Journalism and Electronic Media was about more than just a degree.
Throughout the past four years of packed semesters, summer internships, and extracurricular programs, he found time to work as a career advisor with the Center for Career Development, a student director helping new arrivals in the Ignite program, and as an anchor and producer across the Knoxville media market, scoring spots at NBC, FOX, and ESPN affiliates.
That perseverance and dedication to his craft led to not one, but two prestigious post-graduation internships. In May, Crawford set off … Read more “Torchbearer Justin Crawford reflects on JEM-CCI experience, opportunities.”
CCI GSA hosting conferencing workshop March 15th at noon
The CCI Graduate Student Association is hosting workshop on conferencing with a panel of CCI faculty, PhD candidates, and students. The topics will cover basics of conferencing, such as submitting, finding funding, presenting, and networking. Also discussed will be specifics of going to international conferences (i.e. representing department/university, cultural considerations, language barriers, etc).
The workshop will meet Friday, March 15th at noon in the Scripps Lab’s Theatre. Some snacks will be available.