Category: Journalism

In Style Executive Creative Director and COM Alum Rina Stone Gives Career Advice

  In our series “Jump-start Your Job Search,” BU Today brings you short interviews with BU alums who are leaders in their fields, such as banking, advertising, tech start-ups, journalism, or nonprofit organizations. They talk about how they got to be where they are and what they’ve learned from their mistakes. They tell us what they look… Read More

COM Alum Inducted into National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences’ Silver Circle

Linda Polach (COM ’78), WGBH News’ award-winning Executive Managing Editor, was recently honored with the Silver Circle Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) Boston/New England Chapter. The NATAS Silver Circle Awards recognizes veteran television professionals who have made significant contributions to their field for 25 years or longer. After beginning… Read More

COM Student-Run Terrier Game Broadcasts Provide Valuable Experience

Tucked away in a small cinder block room behind a pair of narrow metal doors underneath the Case Gym bleachers, a dozen crew members are furiously finishing preparations for a live broadcast of a Terrier men’s basketball game. The camera operators, audio engineers, and producers, BU students all, take their cues from director Caroline Rickert… Read More

BUTV10 Broadcasts “The Vote 2016” Covering the 2016 Election

  This Tuesday, November 8th from 7:00pm to 10:00pm, BUTV10 will be producing The Vote 2016, a live election night broadcast. BUTV10 reporters will be reporting live from Clinton and Trump election-night headquarters in New York along with reporting from the GOP Sen. Kelly Ayotte and Democratic GOV. Maggie Hassan’s headquarters in New Hampshire. Live… Read More

Journalist Walter Middlebrook (’76) Gives Career Advice

In BU Today’s “Jump-start Your Job Search” series, BU alums are featured with short interviews describing their leadership in their field. Topics range from banking, advertising, tech start-ups, journalism, and nonprofit organizations. Alums talk about how they got to be where they are, mistakes they’ve made, and what they’ve taken away from those mistakes. They tell us what they… Read More

BU Alum and One of the Most Powerful Women in Hollywood Leads Dreamworks

Bonnie Arnold (COM ’78) and Mireille Soria will lead the DreamWorks feature animation group as co-presidents under NBC Universal chairman Donna Langley. After NBC Universal’s $3.8 billion acquisition of DreamWorks Animations, Universal has announced new management structures placing BU alum Arnold in a prime leadership position. Arnold was recently honored as part of Hollywood’s Power… Read More

Samantha Gross (’18)
makes the most
of her opportunities

Samantha Gross (’18) hit the ground running when she arrived at 640 Commonwealth Avenue — and she’s still going… and going. The Indiana native was looking for a hands-on educational experience when she chose the Boston University College of Communication (COM). She got all she could handle — and more — just as a freshman…. Read More

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