Journalism student takes on producing role for 217 Today podcast


Sydney Wood in audio booth at IPM

Sydney Wood, a senior in journalism, explains their role as a producer for the 217 Today podcast with Illinois Public Media, and creating audio stories for Illinois Student Newsroom at Illinois Public Media. Through JOUR 400: Newsroom Experience, Wood gained audio journalism skills, got stories aired on IPM, and assisted students in JOUR 280: IPM Radio Practicum.

Hear more from Wood in this College of Media video series where students discuss their roles in campus and community engagement projects.

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