News & Updates
September 3, 2019
2019 Greenlee Summit - Sept. 5-6
FREE for students!

The 2019 Greenlee Summit is this week! This networking event is a great opportunity for students to learn about communication and civil discourse in our democracy, gain insight and perspective on current issues in the communication industry, and network with other students and fellow communication professionals.

Attend our opening keynote with S.E. Cupp, conservative political commentator, author and host of CNN's Unfiltered, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5 in the Memorial Union Great Hall.

Head over to the Scheman Building on Friday, Sept. 6, for a variety of panels and breakout sessions focused on key issues in today's communication industry. Leslie Gaines-Ross, Chief Reputation Strategist for global public relations firm Weber Shandwick, will present findings from Civility in America: A Nationwide Survey at 9 a.m. More sessions led by nationally recognized professionals will take place throughout the day Friday.

This FREE event is come and go, so students can attend any of the sessions throughout the day as their class schedule allows. Many Greenlee professors are offering extra credit for attendance, so come out and learn with us!
Joel Davis on set at WRAL News
Save the Date: Futures Forum - Oct. 3, 2019
Joel Davis, Greenlee School alumnus and Vice President/General Manager at WRAL TV and WRAZ TV in Raleigh, North Carolina, will share career and networking advice for students at the Greenlee School’s 2019 Futures Forum at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019. The lecture will be located in the Memorial Union Campanile Room.
Jump-Start Internship and Networking Fair - Oct. 1, 2019
Hosted by the Greenlee School, this boutique-style internship and networking fair connects relevant employers with students who are preparing for careers in advertising, journalism, public relations, communications and other related fields. It is open to all Iowa State University students. Students do not need to register in advance. It will be held from noon to 4 p.m. on Oct. 1 in the Memorial Union Great Hall. Stay tuned for more info!
Thanks for having ice cream with us!
Thanks to all who attended the Greenlee School's Ice Cream Social last week! Winners of the $10 Target gift cards have been notified.
Meredith Apprentice Program
The newest Meredith Corporation apprentices from Iowa State University begin work in Des Moines this week. What's it like? Greenlee alumna and former apprentice Tara Larson ('19 journalism) reflects on her experience with the Meredith Apprentice Program.
Clubs & Organizations
Join the 2019-20 Cardinal Eats Executive Team
Cardinal Eats is looking to recruit students to become a part of the 2019-2020 executive team! 

Cardinal Eats is a campus publication about the one thing in life that we all love – food. From tasty recipes you’ll love, to the more serious ways that food impacts our lives, we want to open up a discussion about the most basic reflections of ourselves. Our food choices not only impact our lives, but also tell a story about who we are!

Available positions are:
  • Marketing Director
  • Photography Director
  • Design Director
  • Managing/Social Media Manager

If interested, email  for more information.

Reach out to Cardinal Eats Editor-in-Chief, Manichanh Naonady  with any questions. 
"This Week at Greenlee" is a weekly newsletter sent on Mondays during the academic year and curated by the Greenlee School communications team for Greenlee School students, faculty and staff. Student clubs and organizations relevant to journalism, advertising and public relations are welcome to submit news and announcements for inclusion in the newsletter. Send your news to Maria Charbonneaux , communications specialist, by 11 p.m. on Sunday for inclusion in the next day's newsletter.