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Grad Shines as Producer of NBC Nightly News

Nightly News

Brooke Fraser is a 2012 graduate of the University of Tennessee’s School of Journalism and Electronic Media. She is also a producer of the NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt. Fraser started as a page at NBC in Rockefeller Plaza in New York City and she has since found her way from there to working at the Today Show for two years to now being an integral part of the highest rated nightly news program in America. We were able to speak with Brooke about her experiences and get some advice for current students who might want to follow in her footsteps… 

Associated Press Holds Sports Journalism Workshop for UTK Students

Sports Journalist Panel

Associated Press Sports Editors held a drive-in workshop on Friday, October 14, in the Scripps Convergence Lab at the College of Communication and Information that featured panel discussions with established and upcoming sports journalists and editors. The event, which was hosted by the University of Tennessee School of Journalism and Electronic Media, consisted of three one-hour panels that covered topics ranging from beat writing to working for student publications to working in a newsroom.