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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  • Brendan Pedersen
    Brendan Pedersen
    Kiplinger DePaul University CLASS OF 2018
  • Sabrina Bodon
    Sabrina Bodon
    Point Park University CLASS OF 2018
  • Christian Marquez
    Christian Marquez
    Albuquerque Business First University of New Mexico CLASS OF 2018
  • Emily Burleson
    Emily Burleson
    Houston Chronicle University of Houston CLASS OF 2018
  • Aaron Hegarty
    Omaha World-Herald University of Nebraska-Lincoln CLASS OF 2018
  • Rebecca Watson
    Rebecca Watson
    Jedox, AG University of Minnesota CLASS OF 2006
  • Matthew Ackerman
    Horizon Media Lafayette College CLASS OF 2017
  • Hilary Kaye
    HKA Marketing Communications University of California, Santa Barbara CLASS OF 1971
  • Rachel Ramirez
    Financial Times University of Portland CLASS OF 2018