School of Journalism and New Media

The University of Mississippi

Students hear from NABJ leader

Posted on: October 20th, 2011 by

Kathy Times, former president of the National Association of Black Journalists, spoke to students of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media. She provided a scoresheet for students to gauge where they are in their career preparation. The tally awarded points for abilities such as being able to shoot and edit video as well as working in student media, landing internships and much more. Times, who lives in Jackson, Miss., is president of Yellow Brick Media Concepts LLC.