Being a COM student is difficult at times. There’s cuts going on in newsrooms. People ask you, “Isn’t print dead?” You probably won’t make as much money as our cohorts in SMG. Oof.
However, we’ve got a lot of going for our industry. Here’s some feel-good stories for COM majors:
– Forget That Survey. Here’s Why Journalism Is The Best Job Ever by Jeff Bercovici from Forbes
– PR Specialist Named One of the Nation’s Best Jobs by Michael Sebastion from PR Daily
– Not everyone gets a chance to work at LucasFilm.
– You get to do cool stuff like this.
And check out some of the cool people who’ve graced the halls of COM. Don’t worry, you’re in good company .