Tag: Tips for students

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.

“Every story is a health story,” says investigative reporter who graduated from UGA

Sometimes it doesn’t have a health headline or a health-focused lead. But every story is either a cause or an effect of something related to public health, says Erica Hensley, investigative reporter Mississippi Today.

Workshop teaches ecology and journalism students how to translate jargon

Young scientists bring their abstracts and journalism students try to interpret them at a fall workshop, hosted by Glen Nowak, director of UGA’s Center for Health & Risk Communication and Sabriya Rice, Health & Medical Journalism Knight Chair.