Archive | Capstone Projects

Descriptions of some of the final capstone projects completed by students in the MMJC program.

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Beyond the badge

Shannon Gee had already completed her post graduate diploma in Public Relations with Western Continuing Studies and worked in corporate communications for over a year when she decided it was time to come back and further her formal education in communications with the MMJC program. After interning with London Police Services this past summer, Shannon […]

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The Newsroom Experiment

After sending out dozens of resumes to newsrooms throughout the GTA, Andre Thurairatnam was beginning to get discouraged. Fresh out of his internship at CP24 in Toronto, and soon to graduate from Western’s MMJC program, he felt like he had the skills to start a career in journalism, but he needed a chance to prove […]

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CanCon Podcasts

Graduating with a degree in media studies and a passion for storytelling, Robin De Angelis was looking for a professional graduate program that would provide the hands on, technical experience that would be valuable in a career. At the same time, she wanted the academic rigour of learning theory as well; the MMJC program struck […]

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Last Week Tonight with Stephanie Gordon

When Stephanie Gordon finished her undergraduate degree, she had many interests and wanted to have as many options open to her as possible. When selecting a graduate program, the MMJC program peaked her interest for a number of reasons. Being a yearlong program was certainly a big selling point. More importantly, as a storyteller she […]

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