Alumni & Friends

In nearly six decades, the Dow Jones News Fund has prepared thousands of journalists who have advanced to prestigious careers at respected American media and are pioneering the latest in digital media. Our alumni can be found at nearly every major organization. Our network continues to flourish through networking events, professional development opportunities and volunteer activities.

Search the alumni portal to reconnect with friends from your program, find alumni in your newsroom or make new connections. The portal can be filtered by first name, year in program, employer or university.

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  • Da Yeon Eom
    Da Yeon Eom
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign CLASS OF 2022
  • Maribel Perez Wadsworth
    USA Today
  • Almar Latour
    The Wall Street Journal
  • Korie Dean
    The News & Observer University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill CLASS OF 2021
  • Laurel Deppen
    Louisville Business First Western Kentucky University CLASS OF 2021
  • Tracy Cook
    S&P Global University of Missouri CLASS OF 2015, 2016
  • Julie Coleman
    Julie Coleman
    University of Pennsylvania CLASS OF 2021
  • Mel Fronczek
    Mel Fronczek
    Gannett Indiana University CLASS OF 2021
  • Lucy Peterson
    Lucy Peterson
    University of Kansas CLASS OF 2021