Master’s Student Carolina Vargas Receives $5,000 Carol Loomis Scholarship for Business Reporting

Vargas Interned for Bloomberg BNA While Studying Business Reporting Columbia, Mo. (Dec. 21, 2017) — Carolina Vargas is the recipient of the $5,000 Carol Loomis Scholarship for Business Reporting for 2017. Vargas is a second-year master’s student at the Missouri School of Journalism, where she is studying business reporting. Last summer, Vargas was an intern … Continued

Lily O’Neill Receives the $2,000 Heaster Scholarship in Business Journalism

Magazine Writing Junior Plans to Study Abroad, Intern at Missouri Business Alert Columbia, Mo. (Dec. 20, 2017) — Missouri School of Journalism junior Lily O’Neill is the 2017 recipient of the $2,000 Jerry Heaster Scholarship in Business Journalism. She is studying journalism with an emphasis in magazine writing and a minor in Spanish. “My goal … Continued

Rachel Blount, MA ’86, Talks Sports Journalism

Rachel Blount, MA ’86, knew she wanted to go into journalism, but felt unprepared with her American Studies undergraduate degree from Notre Dame. Notre Dame didn’t have a journalism program in 1984, so Blount didn’t have any practical journalism experience. She knew she needed to continue her education before she entered the journalism field. After … Continued

University of Missouri’s Reynolds Journalism Institute Announces Spring 2018 Student Innovation Fellows

Four Missouri School of Journalism students will bring their skills and passions to Washington, D.C., and New York City newsrooms as 2018 Reynolds Journalism Institute (RJI) Student Innovation Fellows. The 2018 class of fellows are Soo Rin Kim, a graduate student from Seoul, South Korea, and seniors Lily Oppenheimer from Pittsburgh, Mica Soellner from Belleville, … Continued