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 […]
Descriptions of some of the final capstone projects completed by students in the MMJC program.
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 […]
After deciding he wanted a career change, Jacky Tran started to see communications opportunities everywhere. Hearing about the blended experience in journalism and communications offered through MMJC at Western, he enrolled in the program to gain the skills to help him stand out to employers. Once he completed his internship at Ryerson University’s communications department, […]
After completing an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology, Kaitlin Jingco wanted to switch gears. A passion for storytelling drew her to the Masters of Media in Journalism and Communications program and, despite some push back from her loved ones, she applied and was soon accepted. As the capstone project arrived, Kaitlin knew she wanted to use […]