Recently, Gretchen Thum, assistant professor of Journalism and Media Communications, took several journalism students with her to the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Summit, which is the largest public relations conference in Kansas City. The conference was held on March 8 at the KU Edwards campus.
The photo shows three JCCC students who were awarded scholarships to attend. From left to right in the front row: Emily Donnell, Lady Yepes, and Leslie Escareno. From left to right in the back row: Kathryn Lorenzen, annual presenter at the JCCC People in Promotion and recruiter and career coach at Landajob Marketing and Creative Talent; Eric Morgenstern, JCCC 2016 Headline Award recipient and CEO of Morningstar Communications; and Gretchen Thum.