When I first started writing for The Times of North Little Rock, it angered/depressed me that my degree would not guarantee more than poverty wages.
Then I realized, you don’t take a communication job expecting to get rich. But if you want to make a difference in peoples’ lives, there’s few better jobs. The following article basically says this in an updated manner:
Gotcha! if it can happen to Bobby Portis, it can happen to you too. Perhaps a better question: is it newsworthy? Is this a commentary?
Today I received an email offer to teach at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro.
It marks my first opportunity to be in a media department. I am blessed to return to teaching. :)