Joel Clifton '89, Chris Hanson '99, Emily Beckmann '09
Lessing Flynn Advertising
Often we find ourselves in conversations that begin, ‘Well, when I was at Simpson….’Read This Story
Major and Minor
Telling the news now includes writing stories, shooting video, taking photos and -- yes -- tweeting the latest. Simpson is the place where you can keep on top of technological advances.
So much has changed in the communication world, but learning the basics remain crucial. We start our students with the fundamentals of journalism, and then show how to present their work in a variety of ways, including print and digital.
You will study the fundamentals of news writing, including methods of news judgment, news gathering and modern news style. Emphasis will be placed on the coverage of breaking news events.
Here are a few of our favorite reasons.
Our enviable location close to Des Moines provides you with amazing internship and job opportunities.
Simpson Student Media consistently wins awards and honors for excellence from our associations.
You will learn from professors who have excelled in the industry prior to coming to Simpson.
Our vast alumni network knows the value of a Simpson education and is waiting to help you take the next steps in your career.
The work is exciting and important and so are the opportunities and experiences. So why not take a closer look at what's available at Simpson? Our track record will impress you.
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Jason Alley '99
We just believe advertising should be truthful, should be beautiful, it should be about story.Read This Story