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Tyler Kingkade ’11

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Tyler Kingkade '11
Tyler Kingkade ’11

Class: 2011, Journalism & Mass Communication

Then: *Ethos magazine* (editor-in-chief and writer/web designer); *Iowa State Daily* (reporter and photographer); ISUtv (guest host); First Amendment Day; Leo Mores’ Society of Professional Journalists (vice president); Buchanan Hall (social chair)

Now: Associate Editor, *[The Huffington Post](*

In his own words: Originally from Des Moines, I studied journalism and minored in political science at Iowa State University. I first tried to be a rock star, touring and recording part-time during my first couple years at ISU, but dropped that after a few years to focus on journalism. After graduating, I went on to study in a continuing studies program at Georgetown University and did a brief stint at the *National Journal* before heading to New York City to work for *The Huffington Post*.