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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  • Frank Gargano
    Frank Gargano
    Stony Brook University CLASS OF 2018
  • Erika Wheless
    Erika Wheless
    Financial Planning Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism CLASS OF 2020
  • Gabriella DeBenedictis
    Gabriella DeBenedictis
    University of Connecticut CLASS OF 2020
  • James Faris
    James Madison University CLASS OF 2020
  • Andy Blye
    Andy Blye
    Arizona State University CLASS OF 2020
  • Maria Monteros
    Maria Monteros
    Trevecca Nazarene University CLASS OF 2020
  • Jordan Parker Erb
    Jordan Parker Erb
    Northeastern University CLASS OF 2020
  • Lauren Mitchell
    Lauren Mitchell
    Austin American-Statesman North Carolina A&T State University CLASS OF 2020
  • Brian Cleveland
    Brian Cleveland
    The Washington Post University of Missouri CLASS OF 2001