by Juliana Dellamarggio Nate Vaccaro, a double major in writing & rhetoric and English and an Italian minor, learned firsthand the ways of working in the press. Vaccaro is currently the Managing Editor of Sales & Publicity for Barrow Street Press, an independent poetry press that operates out of the URI English Department and New […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Nate Vaccaro"
by Juliana Dellamarggio Jake Rousseau, a double major in journalism and communication studies, fueled his passion for journalism through his internship with Rhode Island Sea Grant. In the fall, he will further develop his journalist skills and knowledge when he heads to the University of Maryland to pursue a Master’s degree in journalism. I sat […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Jake Rousseau"
by Juliana Dellamarggio For Daniel Hollingworth, the newsroom is his home. The senior journalism major and communication studies minor currently works with ABC6/WLNE-TV as the nightside assignment editor after starting out as a news intern. At ABC6/WLNE-TV, Hollingworth writes web stories, edits reporters’ packages on Adobe Premiere, and helps producers write scripts for newscasts’ anchors. […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Daniel Hollingworth"
by Juliana Dellamarggio For Chris Parisella, a triple major in writing & rhetoric, political science and French, every step he has taken during his time at URI has been a stepping stone for where he wants to be in the future. Parisella has interned with the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, in […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Chris Parisella"
by Delaney LePage Major: Communication Studies Minor: General Business Internship: Rhode Island Sea Grant Some of the best internships are located right here at URI. Rhode Island Sea Grant, a part of URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography, supports research, outreach and education programs in Rhode Island’s coastal communities, and served as the perfect spring internship […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Ryan Davis"
Stone Freeman didn’t come by his fascination with sports as a high school star.Continue reading "Commencement 2019: journalism graduate compiles a highlight reel of a college career"
by Juliana Dellamarggio This semester, not one, two, but three Harrington School seniors – Hayley Keen, Payton St. Lawrence, and Rhiannon Wilson – interned at the local PR agency, Caster Communications, completing various duties for tech and smart home clients. I sat down with them and asked them to reflect on their internship experience and […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Hayley Keen, Payton St. Lawrence & Rhiannon Wilson"
By Delaney LePage Juliana Dellamarggio is the quintessential example of a Harrington School overachiever. During her senior year, the public relations and communication studies major completed three exceptional internships simultaneously during both semesters of her senior year. I sat down with her to discuss the work she has done and her thoughts on her time […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Juliana Dellamarggio"
by Lizzie Farris Madison Crognale, a senior double major in communications and film/media, has completed two outstanding internships this spring semester. Crognale interned for WSBE-TV/Rhode Island PBS as an events development intern, and also as a newsroom intern for ABC6. Although internships like this are very competitive, Crognale’s past experience and knowledge gained in the […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Madison Crognale"
by Hayley Keen Margo Kalinchak had a huge decision to make before starting her senior year at the University of Rhode Island. As a senior PR major in the Harrington School of Communication and Media, she was excited to complete her final senior-level public relations courses, but something unexpected put that on hold. She was […]Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Margo Kalinchak"