Author: jkuch16

The MCOM Awards

Before the summer of every school year, the Mcom students and seniors gather at the Swanson Center to see if they may have received any awards from peers and some of our wonderful faculty here in the Mcom departments.

The Swanson Center on May 1st, 2023. the Home of the Theater department and MCOM, SCOM, and Film majors.
After senior Connor Creedon delivered a fantastic capstone presentation, the students and faculty got ready as the awards were just around the corner.
Dr. Joe Dennis kicks things off with a short message from himself and an audio clip presented by Matt Kodrowski.
The first award presented is the Alumni Award to Rachel Dailey ’07 by the legendary DVC.
The next set of awards presented is by Roiwan Edmonds and Hannah Osborne (not pictured). This set of awards is the Student Leadership Council Awards.
There were so many senior Leadership Council Awards to give out that there were three separate pages worth of awards, with some of them being serious and some of them being funny.
These incredible students have been chosen to join the Society for collegiate journalism.


This Mcom Symposium presentation is current students who presented one of the documentaries that they produced about one of the MCOM student Naomi. Pictured above is Aaron Palmer (left), Caleb Rogers(left-middle), Naomi (middle), Madison Powers (Middle-Right), Matt Kodrowski (right).
Above, Chad Hall gets ready to host the radio show on Z98.7 fm on how student-athletes manage to balance school work as well as athletics during the year.
The Piedmonsters are interviewing Abbie Newbern on how she balances athletics and school during the season, and Newbern also gives some advice to incoming students.

Easter Weekend

My family and I were at a concert on April 7, 2023 for my sister Marin’s birthday which was the next day.
The concert was at a venue in downtown Richmond called the National. the national does not have a bad seat as all general admission tickets are pit tickets.
The main band of the concert was Judah and the Lion a favorite band of my family’s ever since they released their hit songs suit and Jacket and take it all back.