Only 5 percent of students who applied to Stanford this year got in. That figure is less than half of what it was 10 years ago. What gives accepted students their edge?
Joanne Ingram came to KJZZ as a Morning Edition producer in 2012. She also works as a production assistant for Right This Minute.
While in graduate school at ASU’s Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Joanne was a digital journalist for Cronkite News Service and a reporter for News21. She covered stories such as how food deserts affect Arizona’s low-income families, the aftermath of a Salmonella outbreak in a small Rhode Island community and education barriers for stateless children in the Dominican Republic.
In 2011, Joanne was part of a group that won a Broadcast Education Association award for the student-produced website State of Change. She also contributed to the News21 project, “How Safe Is Your Food?” which won a 2011 Mark of Excellence Award from the Society of Professional Journalists for online in-depth reporting.
In addition to her Master’s degree, Joanne holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of New Mexico. She is married and has a daughter.
Contact Joanne at email@example.com.