Alicia Peirce

What do you do? After graduating from Mizzou, I was offered a full-time internship with 4ORCE, a digital agency in St. Louis, where I worked in the User Experience (UX) lab, and supported the account service team with Scottrade and Purina. After working for four months, I received a full-time account executive position at GROUP360 … Continued

Yvette Walker

What do you do? I am the Edith Kinney Gaylord Journalism Ethics Endowed Chair at the University of Central Oklahoma. I teach media ethics and develop courses and events in our program. Also, I am night news director at The Oklahoman, the daily newspaper of Oklahoma City. I supervise breaking news at night and oversee … Continued

Jenn Ballard

What do you do? I am the education reporter for The Sentinel-Record in Hot Springs, Ark. How did you get your job? I found it on before I had finished my journalism degree. What is the best professional lesson you learned at the J-School? I don’t think the journalism school teaches you how to … Continued

Robert Mays III, BJ ’10

Robert Mays III, BJ ’10, is one of the leading writers and editors selected for the launch of, the much-anticipated sports and pop culture website conceived and led by Bill Simmons, the most popular writer on Mays is an award-winning feature writer, who most recently worked at the Boston Globe.

Patty Bloom, BJ ’10

Patty Bloom, BJ ’10, was one of only 15 journalists and students to receive a German-American Fulbright Fellowship to attend the Berlin Capital Program in November 2010. She learned about German media and politics during the weeklong event. Added: March 21, 2011