Interested in becoming a great storyteller? Merrill College prides itself on providing real-world, hands-on experience for our fearless students as we take advantage of our location close to the journalism capital of the world.
Students receive working news training from award-winning faculty through capstone classes that include Capital News Service (celebrating 25+ years) with bureaus in Washington, D.C., Annapolis and College Park. We offer an emphasis on global security, computational journalism, investigative journalism and sports journalism. Our grads are #MerrillMade.
Brandon Goldner’13 joined the WNCT 9 On Your Side news team in January of 2014. He is currently one of the station’s general assignment reporters and a digital journalist.
Idrees Ali (MJ’14) is National Security and Foreign Policy Correspondent for Reuters News Agency. He has a wide range of experience as a journalist – from Voice of America to the Washington Post and the Pakistan Press International.
Ashley Westerman (MJ’14) is a director for NPR’s Morning Edition. She is an award-winning radio journalist with a wide range of multimedia experience and a primary focus in radio reporting, production and hosting.
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