Jamyrah, '17, is a community activist. In 2013, she founded My Life Movement (MLM) LLC, a youth advocacy group, in response to violence against teenagers in her neighborhood.
"MLM is a youth advocacy group, so we are here to be the voice of community members who are younger and not equipped with the resources they need to voice their problems."
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At the College of Saint Elizabeth, we bridge academic communications theory with mass media strategy. Courses are content-driven: we approach mediated communication as a practice, with priority given to the message over the media. Students are grounded in the liberal arts and fuse their writing with visual communications, providing a platform for ongoing engagement with today's media-driven world.
1. Internship requirement, with established relationships in major firms.
2. Access to technology and faculty with hands-on experience.
3. Personal experience in the field, with publication possibilities during the program.
"I did not know the extent of my potential, but my professors did. They saw me better than I saw myself and I was able to do more things than I had anticipated. They encouraged me to continue my education in graduate school."
– Trang Tran, '12
Chairperson and Professor
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