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Student Spotlight-Anja Peterson
When I arrived at UT I wasn’t entirely sure what I wanted to major in, let alone strive for a career in. Once I took my first communication course, I knew I was in the right place. The School of Communication Studies has afforded me the opportunity to develop both marketable and relational skills while supporting me every step of the way.
Alumni Spotlight – Cassie Ray
Cassie Ray is one of two alums to complete all three degrees-B.A., M.S., and Ph.D. at the School of Communication Studies. Cassie says she is “filled with pride to say I am truly (and literally) ‘All Vol.'” “Each degree changed me, they shaped me to be a more competent, professional and better person in general.
Student Spotlight – Ella Anderson
Ella Anderson is from Memphis, TN. Ella majored in Communication Studies and is a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority.
“UT and the School of Communication Studies has provided me with countless opportunities and equipped me with many skills. I have also been involved in the CMST Club and the Spanish club. Throughout my four years in the School of Communication Studies I have learned so much not only about communication, but also about myself as an individual.
East TN Wellness Directory
Marketing Communications and Content Strategy Internship
East Tennessee Wellness Directory has a new opportunity for a semester-long internship position – with the option to be ongoing through 2021. Our Marketing Communications and Content Strategy intern can expect to gain experience in communications, marketing strategy, and campaign design for an online business through hands-on work with social media, website, and newsletter content creation, marketing strategy development, and implementation.
East Tennessee Wellness Directory (ETWD) (www.etwellnessdirectory.com) is an online health & wellness directory dedicated to supporting holistic and alternative healthcare practitioners and businesses, increasing accessibility to holistic healthcare in East Tennessee, and educating … Read more... “East TN Wellness Directory”
Social Media & PR Intern
Social Media & PR Intern
Buttermilk Sky Franchising is a small locally based franchise corporation. We were founded in 2014 in Knoxville and have grown to 17 franchised locations.
Responsibilities for Social Media Intern:
*Work alongside the team to create a plan for social media strategies monthly
*Assist in the growth of the brand by raising awareness through various social media platforms
*Monitor postings to ensure brand message is constant from the terminology used to images posted
*Aid in the daily aspects of promoting the businesses campaigns
*Interact with followers and potential customers by communicating and answering questions through the … Read more... “Social Media & PR Intern”
Royal Youth Dance Ensemble, Inc.
The Royal Youth Dance Ensemble, Inc. is a local nonprofit organization that offers affordable dance classes to low-income children who are facing adverse traumatic experiences. These children would not otherwise be able to affordable dance as an extracurricular activity. Our program provides a safe space for discovery and creativity during after school hours, which helps reduce risky behaviors at-risk will inevitably face. We also offer afterschool tutoring, mentoring, and coaching to our dance students, as well as non-dance students who have academic gaps.
We are seeking college juniors and/or seniors who are majoring/minoring in Child and Family Studies, Social Work, … Read more... “Royal Youth Dance Ensemble, Inc.”
Student Spotlight – Anna Franklin
Anna Franklin is from Strawberry Plains, TN majoring in Communication Studies with a Geography minor.
“My involvements on campus include serving as an Honors Ambassador, being a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success, and conducting independent research on severe weather preparedness on campus. After graduation, I will be launching my own preparedness initiative with the release of my books and homeschool curriculum. I hope to continue researching my prototype “Plain Language” weather alert as well. I may also return to UTK to pursue a MS in Communication. I have loved all the connections I’ve made in CMST … Read more... “Student Spotlight – Anna Franklin”