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.


E.g., 03/24/2019
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Karissa Valencia G'14

“Newhouse made me fall more in love with what I wanted to do. By taking a variety of classes in production, I learned how to write for a TV show with a budget, execute a director’s vision, and still shape my own voice as an artist.”

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Jeremy Reynolds G'16

“The Goldring program gives a solid background in general news reporting. I’m exercising news judgment, meeting deadlines, writing and copyediting, working with videographers and graphic designers to prep multimedia content, the whole nine yards.”

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Elena DeLuccia G'17

“Newhouse has an amazing reputation for being one of the best schools for any communications, especially TV and film. Also, the program was only one year—I was ready to learn as much as possible then get out into the world!”

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Jillian Anthony G'11

“I feel Syracuse does its best to get students out there to make connections early on with working journalists, something that gives you a leg up when you go job hunting.”

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Camille Dunn G'12

“Newhouse graduates enter the ad world with a solid and modern understanding of advertising, while enabling them to specialize in the function of their choice.”

Patrick Hosken G'15

Patrick Hosken G'15

“Newhouse’s digital media courses were great primers for the demands of a modern journalist, especially one who works online… You never know when you’ll need to deploy those skills.”

A photo of Meera Jagannathan G'13

Meera Jagannathan G'13

“I chose Newhouse—and specifically the magazine, newspaper and online journalism program—for its impressive, industry-savvy faculty; a curriculum that mixed visual, digital and hard news skills; solid networking opportunities and generous financial aid.”

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Taylor Weidman G'09

"I've continued to collaborate and network with many of my classmates who have gone on to very impressive careers in the field and this network has provided opportunities down the line."

A photo of LaQuin Alexander G'16

LaQuin Alexander G'16

"Newhouse opened my eyes to career fields like production coordinator, production manager, and being in a writer's room."

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Bridget Andrews G'10

“When I look at a problem, I can see the steps to solve it and I have the confidence to take those steps quickly. That confidence came from Newhouse and how tightly they structure their program around group work and projects.”

Dejah Gilliam G'17

“Newhouse is number one in the nation for public relations, I wanted to be number one, too. I always felt wanted, everyone I encountered made me feel like a family before I was officially a student.”

Chris Ballard G’12

“Newhouse prepared me to be open-minded and always prepared for new assignments, new technology and new challenges. Because we were grounded in fundamentals and taught to approach new ideas thoughtfully and carefully, I’ve had a leg up on my peers.”