Audio / Media / October 4, 2015

TKS Podcast | Ep. 1


Introducing The Knox Student Podcast, a weekly program that goes behind the scenes of the Pub Office, featuring our editorial staff and guest contributors

This week, Editors-In-Chief Kate Mishkin and Casey Mendoza discuss the week’s events, print edition, stories being covered, etc. Special segments include the Campus Safety Log and the 2015 Readership Survey.

Featuring: Casey Mendoza, Kate Mishkin

Stories and Content:
1. Van Riper Leaving With ‘Heaviest Of Hearts’ |
2. Campus Safety Log: Property Criminally Damaged |
3. TKS 2015 Readership Survey |

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Casey Mendoza
Casey Mendoza is a senior majoring in political science and double minoring in philosophy and Chinese. This is her fourth year working at The Knox Student, previously as a photographer and photo editor. Casey is the recipient of two awards from the Illinois College Press Association for photo essays. During the summer of 2014, Casey also worked as a photography intern for the Galesburg Register-Mail, covering local community events and working alongside award-winning reporters and photojournalists. During the winter and spring of 2015, Casey studied journalism and new media in Washington DC, learning more about the world's political arena, networking and gaining a greater understanding of the field. There, she worked as a Production Assistant at a documentary film company, The Biscuit Factory. During the summer of 2015, Casey will help produce a documentary on airline reservation technology for the Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC).
Kate Mishkin
Kate Mishkin is a senior majoring in English literature and minoring in journalism. She started working for TKS as a freshman and subsequently served as managing editor, co-news editor and co-mosaic editor. Kate is the recipient of four awards from the Illinois College Press Association for news and feature stories and one award from the Associated Collegiate Press. She won the Theodore Hazen Kimble Prize in 2015 and 2014 and the Ida M. Tarbell Prize in Investigate Journalism in 2014. She has interned at FILTER Magazine, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and WGIL radio and the Virginian-Pilot.

Twitter: @KateMishkin

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