Success Tags: Broadcasting

From visitor to volunteer to director: Chase grows up with YWCA’s The Zone

Andy Chase, a senior majoring in journalism and broadcasting, is spending his final year of college juggling being a full-time student and full-time employee. In fall 2018, he was named director of The Zone, an after school program for middle school students operated by the YWCA in Hastings, Nebraska. Chase was very familiar with The …

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Video: Smith ’07 finds right fit behind the camera

With experience both in front of and behind the camera during her time at Hastings College, Amber Smith was able to find the right fit and use her connections as an alumnus to make her way in the field of broadcast news. She currently serves as Digital Director at 10/11 News in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Sherrill interns as NAIA sports ‘gatekeeper’

Since right after her graduation in May of 2016, Nikki Sherrill has spent her days overseeing women’s division II volleyball and women’s division II basketball for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). Responsible for everything from updating ratings, maintaining historic archives and writing press releases related to the sport, Sherrill acts as each sport’s “gatekeeper” …

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Integrated collegiate experience prepares Heitmann for professional media internships

While on the search for summer internship positions, senior broadcasting and journalism double major Russell Heitmann sent out feelers to several media organizations. After weeks of skimming through available internships and submitting resumes to prospective employers, he was accepted by two different media-based organizations. And with that, Heitmann dove head first into the professional world of …

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Hastings College interns apply talents to ScoreVision

Hastings College has partnered with Omaha-based ScoreVision to install a new state-of-the-art scoreboard in Lynn Farrell Arena—and pilot a new internship program. This summer, four Hastings College students are exploring uncharted territory in scoreboard technology while applying their individual skills and interests. Students Tyler Murphy, John Funkey, Landon Rodabaugh and Ben Scheef work closely with …

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Video: Loving every single minute of anchoring

Broadcasting major Lauren Sawyer from Gretna, Nebraska talks about her passion for being a news anchor and the joy that comes with getting to help with Bronco News Now, the on-campus news station.

Major league experience for Ninemire

Melissa Ninemire wants to become a video editor for a professional sports team.  Hastings College has been a great fit for her, providing multiple real-world experiences and internships where she can hone her videography and leadership skills. As Executive Producer for Bronco News Now, the student-run news show, the Broadcasting major from Falcon, Colo., has …

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