Category: Journalism and Mass Communication

Dan McClanahan ’08

It wasn’t until a couple years into the journalism program at Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication that Dan McClanahan realized he loved photography. After taking some classes with the Pulitzer Prize-winning professor, Dennis Chamberlin, McClanahan developed a passion for photography. In one of Chamberlin’s photography classes, the class was assigned a portrait … Continue reading Dan McClanahan ’08

Tara Deering-Hansen ’99

Falling in love with journalism was not what Tara Deering-Hansen had in mind when she started college. In fact, her first semester at Iowa State was spent as an agricultural engineering student. Deering-Hansen says she was weeded out after the first semester. Switching gears, she began her journey toward a career in journalism with an … Continue reading Tara Deering-Hansen ’99

Kelsey Kremer ’13

Class: 2013; Journalism and Mass Communication and Communication Studies Then: Iowa State Daily (staff photographer, assistant photo editor, photo editor, managing editor of production, publications director); ISU Athletics Communications Office (intern); Society of Professional Journalists (president); Greenlee Ambassador; University Honors Program (public relations chair); Campus Scouts; concert band (alto saxophone) Now: Photojournalist, Des Moines Register … Continue reading Kelsey Kremer ’13

Chris Peters ’06

Class: 2006; Journalism and Mass Communication Then: Cyclone hockey team (media responsibilities, filming games, production of weekly coach’s show on ISUtv, internet radio broadcasts); ISUtv (production and Cyclone Sports Live panelist); Phi Gamma Delta Now: NHL writer, In his own words: After I graduated, I was awarded the Brian Fishman Internship with USA Hockey. … Continue reading Chris Peters ’06