Iowa Journalist Fall 2009

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Getting the shot

It was the second inning of the game. The Houston Astros were playing the San Francisco Giants at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas, and Kazuo Matsui was on first base. Just as he broke to steal second, Julie Koehn (senior, Atkins, Iowa) snapped his picture.

Kazuo Matsui steals base

Perfect shot Julie Koehn's photo of Houston Astro Kazuo Matsui was featured on Photo contributed by Julie Koehn

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Burke takes internship
with Book Hill Partners

From hackers to congressmen, public relations intern Molly Burke (junior, Stillwater, Minn.), has dealt with them all.

Burke with Senator Klobuchar


Burke was a full-time summer intern at Book Hill Partners in Washington, D.C., through the Washington Center this past summer.

Meeting Politicians During her internship in Washington, D.C., Burke was able to meet with government officials such as Senator Klobuchar
Photo submitted by Molly Burke

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Magazine internship combines
fun and learning

Every so often, that one special internship - the perfect blend of fun and learning - comes along. For Krisanne Ryther, that internship allowed her to combine two of the things she is most passionate about: journalism and Alpha Phi.

Krisanne Ryther poses in front of Alpha Phi Fraternity

Journalism and sports studies student Krisanne Ryther (senior, Marion, Iowa) got the opportunity to work for Alpha Phi Quarterly last summer.

Fraternity fun Krisanne Ryther said her internship at Alpha Phi Fraternity allowed her to improve her magazine writing skills. Photo by David McNace

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