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A Gardner-Webb University alumna has found a way to combine her lifelong love of reading and writing into a career in journalism. Jennifer Ortiz ’15 had the opportunity to prepare for the field by writing and editing for GWU-Today, Gardner-Webb’s student-run online news publication. According to Ortiz, this experience was beneficial to her because many aspects of journalism and other media careers must be learned by doing.
Chelsea Sydnor, Department of Communication and New Media Studies, Dr. Don Berry, Dr. Joseph Webb, GWU-Today, Jennifer Ortiz, journalism, Newseum, Newseum Institute's Religious Freedom Center, Religion and Culture in a Global Perspective, Sarah A. Currie, Street Sense, Washington’s Top News (WTOP), Washingtonian Magazine
Office of University Communications, "GWU Classes, Online Student Publication and Internships Prepared Alumna for Journalism Career" (2018). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 465.