Skip navigation
Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism University of Southern California

Lindsay Branham

Class of 2005, Bachelor's


What are the top three skills journalism students should learn in college?:

Be a learner - great journalists are seasoned learners; be a student of the world. Practice - write everyday. Develop a love for people - as a journalist, you are responsible to humanity to represent truth.

What were your duties at ATVN? :


What is your advice to aspiring journalists?:

Hone your story-telling ability - the delicate art of being a mouthpiece on behalf of the ones you magnify. Be creative, be truthful, be authentic. 

What should graduates keep in mind when negotiating their first job?:

Humility mixed with boldness. You can’t convince someone else of your talent if you are not convinced yourself.

Twitter Feed