Classnote: Maggie Avants

1229804_10201927767975119_1992338751_nFull name: Maggie Avants
When did you attend Palomar: 2008-2010
Class note: I recently became editor of Seaside Courier, which covers Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Solana Beach and Del Mar. Before that, I worked for Patch in Murrieta for three years.

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Alumni Spotlight: Kelley Foyt

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Name: Kelley Foyt
Position: Content Creator
Company: Freelance
Degree(s): Bachelors in Media + Culture (The New School 2013) and Associates in Journalism (Palomar 2011)
Emphasis (if applicable): Communicative Design (Parsons)
Whereabouts: New York City
What do you do? Continue reading

Classnote: Ian Hanner

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Photo Courtesy of Ian Hanner

Name: Ian M. Hanner
Position: Marketing and Sales Analyst
Company: Aligned Enterprises
Degree(s): Still working on A.A.
Emphasis (if applicable): Communications
Whereabouts: Live in Vista, Calif.. Work in Carlsbad, Calif.
What do you do? I look for market trends in a variety of different areas of business Continue reading

Alumni Spotlight: Heather Randall

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Photo Courtesy of Heather Randall

Name: Heather Randall
Position: Reporter
Company: Weiser Signal American
Degree(s): B.A. from the University of San Francisco and 2 semesters of journalism: 105, 120 205, 215 Internship at UT- San Diego
Whereabouts: Weiser, Idaho
What do you do? I am a reporter, photographer, supposed to be a Continue reading

Alumni Spotlight: Mark Saunders

Mark Saunders

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Name: Mark Saunders
Position: Associate Content Producer
Company: CBS Interactive
Degree(s): B.S. Journalism/Political Science

Whereabouts: San Diego, CA

What do you do?: Build and maintain content for CBSSports.com College Network websites. Also freelance high school sports for Imperial Valley Times.
How did you get your job?: Applied to Continue reading

Classnote: Kaity Bergquist

Full name: Kaity Bergquist
When did you attend Palomar: Fall 2010-Fall 2013
Class note:

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Kaity Bergquist

 I’m currently a junior at Azusa Pacific University studying for my Bachelor’s in journalism. I’m working on the newspaper here as a staff writer. I’m hoping to pursue a career in sports journalism or social media.