Sarah Bloodworth: 2017 Jo Caldwell Meyer Scholarship Recipient

In Sarah Bloodworth‘s own words: When I was little I wanted to be a pirate, but that didn’t work out. Now I’m utilizing my curiosity to explore and learn by pursuing journalism at The University of Texas. I grew up in a small Texas town called Cedar Creek where I quickly learned that I enjoyed writing […]

Ala’a Ibrahim: 2017 Jo Caldwell Meyer Scholarship Recipient

Ala’a Ibrahim is studying multimedia journalism and business at the University of Texas at Austin. As a visual journalist, her experience revolves around video production, documentary film, and reporting. She is currently a multimedia intern at Austin’s NPR affiliate, KUT. Ibrahim is also president of UT Austin’s chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists. In […]

Student Spotlight: Lindsay Sloan

Written by Hanna De Hoyos Lindsay Sloan is a senior at the University of Texas at Austin (UT). She is from Cypress, Texas, a suburb in the Houston area. She is majoring in corporate communication studies with a minor in English, and plans to complete a business certificate from the McCombs School of Business. She […]

Student Spotlight: Kendra Brown

Written by Victoria Williams. From Mansfield, Texas, Kendra Brown is a junior at Texas State University. She is majoring in Electronic Media, minoring in English and serves as the Social Media Chair for the university’s Women Communicators of Austin (WCA) Student Group. Kendra is also a production assistant and an on-air DJ for KTSW, the […]

Student Spotlight: Nicole Templeton

Written by Maria Cammack. @mvcammack Born and raised in Dallas, Nicole Templeton is currently completing her 4th year at the University of Texas and will be graduating this month as a Corporate Communication Studies major. She will also be receiving the McCombs Business Foundations Certificate. Nicole is an officer for the Women Communicators of Austin (WCA) […]

Student Spotlight: Natalie Gonzalez

Written by Hanna De Hoyos. Natalie Gonzales University of Texas at Austin, Class of 2016 English major with minor in Mexican-American studies, and a creative writing certificate Natalie Gonzalez is a junior at the University of Texas at Austin (UT). Born and raised in Laredo, Texas, Natalie grew up in a city that borders with Mexico. […]

Student Spotlight: Alexzandra Almeraz

Written by Hanna De Hoyos. Alexzandra “Alex” Almeraz is a junior at Texas State University from San Antonio, Texas. She is the vice president of the Women Communicators of Austin (WCA) student group at Texas State University. She has been a member for three semesters and is studying advertising with a minor in business administration. Her […]

Student Spotlight: JoBeth Hanak

Written by Hanna De Hoyos. JoBeth Hanak University of Texas at Austin, Class of 2017 Corporate Communications with a Business Foundations certificate JoBeth Hanak is a junior at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) from Houston, Texas. Before moving to Austin, JoBeth was a student at Lone Star Community College, but her story is […]

Student Spotlight: Jasmine Kardanimoghaddam

Written by Mark Shaw. Jasmine Kardanimoghaddam Texas State University, Class of 2016 Mass Communication in Electronic Media Jasmine Kardanimoghaddam (Kardani) is in her second year at Texas State University. Balancing her time between her major, minor, work and the WCA is tricky but she enjoys the challenge. An enthusiastic and talented communicator, Jasmine has her long […]

Student Spotlight: Brittnie Curtis, Texas State University

Written by Maria Rivera. Brittnie Curtis is a senior at Texas State University. This year, she takes on double responsibility within WCA as Secretary and Membership Chair for the Texas State Student Group. From managing and updating WCA’s campus blog and emailing lists to answering questions from prospective members, Brittnie has become a model for student […]