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Jenna Stewart

Jenna Stewart


Staying in West Virginia wasn’t part of Jenna Stewart’s post-college plan, but advice and opportunities provided by mentors in the WVU Reed College of Media have helped the Fairmont native find her calling in the Mountain State.

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Bailee Tucker

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Journalism student Bailee Tucker is a lifelong Mountaineer fan who now watches games from the sidelines.

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Tolulope Olasoji

Tolulope Olasoji

MSJ student Tolulope Olasoji entered Lagos State University in Nigeria with a goal to pursue a career in banking, but he left a journalist.

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Dreaming of Gold (and Blue)

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Natalie Perrin hopes to one day represent the United States at the Olympics. As the only freshman on the West Virginia University rifle team and with a pair of Junior Olympic gold medals under her belt, she’s well on her way to accomplishing that goal.

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Ryan Wagner

Army vet IMC student never backs down from a challenge

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Ryan Wagner’s path has been far from traditional – college, L.A. film internship, U.S. Army, more college, broadcast media career – but that is par for the course for someone who seeks out and attacks challenges with the gusto of a fighter in the ring.

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Aaliyah Wilkerson

Celebrating a Resilient Class of 2020

For newly-minted Reed College of Media alums Aaliyah Wilkerson (M.S. IMC, 2020) and Douglas Soule (BSJ, 2020), graduating during a pandemic didn’t mean waiting to see what would happen next; instead, they helped their communities through it.

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More than a Mascot

For many college students, summer break is a time to relax and recharge. But College of Media rising junior Timmy Eads won’t have a single day off.

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Students Prove Work and Play Can Mix

For most people, a trip to an amusement park is an annual summer tradition. For Dan Dipiazzo , a College of Media Data Marketing Communications (DMC) graduate student, it’s just a day on the job.

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