Is There a Problem with Professionalism?

How Students Navigate the Workplace Baptism by Fire Entering the workforce for the first time is, in a word, intimidating. New, strange guidelines on how to act and dress can seem like learning a new language. The explicit rules of professionalism are not natural to most students and are typically learned through a baptism by… Continue reading Is There a Problem with Professionalism?

Professor Breslin Celebrates his Colleagues at his 13th Consecutive Press Symposium

Professor Jack Breslin is an active and well-respected member of not only Iona's Mass Communication Department, but the community as a whole. His achievements include receiving the 2012 Hugh J. McCabe Memorial Award for Social Justice, leading multiple mission trips around the world, involvement and collaboration with Iona Athletics, and being a reliable undergraduate and graduate… Continue reading Professor Breslin Celebrates his Colleagues at his 13th Consecutive Press Symposium

Student Profile: Anessa Williams

Name: Anessa Williams Involvement: Secretary, PRSSA; Gael Guide, Office Of Admissions; Front Desk Worker, Office of Residential Life; Host of 'This Week in Pop Culture' Mondays from 4-5pm Year: Senior Major/Concentration: Mass Communications with a concentration in Public Relations Favorite food on/around campus: My favorite food around campus is a chicken cutlet wrap from The Ave,… Continue reading Student Profile: Anessa Williams

Alumni Interview: ESPN Content Editor Anamaria Bolanos

Anamaria Bolanos ('13) works for ESPN as a Content Editor. Get to know her! What is your favorite memory of Iona’s Mass Communication Department?  Amazing Professors and long-lasting friends. I am still in contact with all my good friends from my years at Iona. I have even attended their weddings! What is the one thing… Continue reading Alumni Interview: ESPN Content Editor Anamaria Bolanos

Alumni Interview: Filmmaker Dasha Khritankova

Dasha Khritankova ('16) is a filmmaker based in New York City. She pursuing an MFA in Filmmaking at CUNY City College of New York. Graduation year: 2016 Major: Mass Communication with a concentration in Broadcast Media What is your favorite memory of Iona’s Mass Communication Department? I worked with a professor from the Mass Communication… Continue reading Alumni Interview: Filmmaker Dasha Khritankova

Alumni Profiles: What life is like 1 & 5 years post-grad

Marisa Pedron ('17) and Kristin Canada ('13) tell us what life is really like after graduation. Get to know these alumni! Name: Marisa Pedron Graduation year: 2017 Major/concentration: Mass Communication with a concentration in Broadcast Current job title & employer: Video Editor, Osmosis What was your first job out of college? I got the job as… Continue reading Alumni Profiles: What life is like 1 & 5 years post-grad