Master's Alumni Profiles

Here you can read about our master's program alumni, where they're working now and how Newhouse prepared them for their current careers.


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Mannie Holmes G'14

“We hit the ground running as real reporters from our very first day.”

Peter Corasaniti G’16

“Make as many connections and develop relationships with as many people as possible because you never know who will be able to help you when you need it.”

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Carron J. Phillips G'11

"No matter what area you go into, you need to be a good journalist first. And that foundation was created at Newhouse."

Kerry Bretti graduated from Newhouse in 2016

Kerry Bretti G’16

"There are so many successful alumni and with such a great number of them returning as professors, I knew I would be learning how to be the best from the best.”

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Alex Jorgensen G’16

“A strength of the Public Diplomacy program is that you get to dip your toe in Newhouse and Maxwell, and see where on the spectrum between the two your professional aspirations lie.”

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Queenie Li G'15

"Newhouse is the top communication school in the nation. I knew that if I wanted to be in the film industry, I had to get the best training possible."

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Brad Spelich G'15

“Newhouse gave me all the technical and journalism skills I use on a daily basis.”

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Meghavarty Suresh G’15

“The new media management program was the perfect foundation to understanding how digital works in today’s publishing world. I was well equipped going into my job when it came to understanding how different platforms worked.”

Justin Bryant G'15

“Newhouse provided me the training and confidence to command a room, and be able to speak to topics and techniques beyond the surface of general journalist training.”

Randi Lemons G’15

“My program was extremely hands-on. I graduated with many projects to add to my portfolio.”

Nicole Todd G'15

“I don’t know anyone else who has had the experience or training that I was given. I got lucky and took it all to my advantage.”

Caroline Olsen G’15

“There is no other master’s program in the country like documentary film and history. To find a major that combined my love for film and history was amazing, exciting and fulfilling.”