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Five Alumni Participate in Rutgers 250th Panel.

Five Alumni Participate in Rutgers 250th Panel

Rutgers University celebrated the 250th anniversary of its founding on Thursday, Nov. 10.

Rutgers University celebrated the 250th anniversary of its founding on Thursday, Nov. 10. To mark the occasion, SC&I's Department of Journalism and Media Studies (JMS) hosted a panel titled “The Future of Broadcast News and How Rutgers Influenced My Career.”

The presentation featured five JMS alumni:

Rich Edson- Washington Correspondent, FOX News

Mike Emanuel- Congressional Correspondent, FOX News; he covered the Clinton Campaign

Wendy Gillette- Correspondent-At Large, CBS Newspath

T. Sean Herbert- Producer, CBS News

Jessica Kurdali- Director, Talent Acquisition, NBC News

The panelists discussed their experiences covering the 2016 presidential election, provided the audience with suggestions for landing a position in the journalism field, and explained ways Rutgers undergraduates can take advantage of the many opportunities Rutgers offers in order to prepare for an exciting career in journalism. 

The website for "A Day of Revolutionary Thinking" can be found here.  

To watch the panel discussion, please click on the video here

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