Category: Alumni Updates

Alum Carolyn Crist shares real-world freelance experience as a UGA journalism instructor

Carolyn Crist graduated from the HMJ program in Spring 2014. She balances her career as both a freelance journalist and journalism instructor at UGA. The following is an edited transcript. … Read more »

HMJ grad Madeline Laguaite continues to evolve her skills as a new content strategist

Madeline Laguaite graduated with a master’s degree in Health and Medical Journalism in Spring 2022. She is a content strategist for WebMD.  The following is an edited transcript. What do… Read more »

Building connections led alumna to current reporter role at Kaiser Health News

“If you know you want to be a journalist, you’ve just got to stick it out, and you’ve got to suffer a little bit sometimes,” said Grady alumna Victoria Knight, a reporter at Kaiser Health News.

From social media to content production, alumna wears a variety of hats at the CDC

Don’t just do the minimum. Find something that you’re interested in, says Grady alumna Christina Banister, health communication specialist at the CDC.