SCSU Journalism Alumni

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Studying Journalism at Southern Connecticut State University can launch students to a variety of careers, including in traditional news reporting, public relations, social media management and more. 

The students in the Journalism Capstone course have profiled dozens of SCSU Journalism alumni in 2021 and 2022. Browse their stories here.

Journalism Alumni Profiles

Reported by Journalism Capstone students in 2021 and 2022

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Class Notes

Catch up with SCSU Journalism alumni

Getting Started

See how recent graduates are breaking into the field

  • Coping with college and battling a disease

    Coping with college and battling a disease

    By Brianna Wallen This story was reported in JRN 227 Audio and Video Storytelling in Spring 2024. SCSU Sophomore D’asia Ortiz shares her struggle of fulfilling her academic obligations while…


  • Owls share study tips

    Owls share study tips

    Depending on what subject she’s studying, Southern junior Gianna Berntson will be in a different campus building this week, as she prepares for finals.  “I use Buley (Library) for math, but Engleman…


  • Digital Marketing & Content Associate Jessica Guerrucci | SCSU JRN ’20

    Digital Marketing & Content Associate Jessica Guerrucci | SCSU JRN ’20

    Jessica Guerrucci stands out as the only student who won all three Southern Journalism Department awards in her senior year, when she graduated in 2020, a semester early, with a…