Adrienne Graham Named UT Tyler’s Patriot Talon Business Coordinator
February 27, 2008
Adrienne Graham, a graduate of The University of Texas at Tyler and former editor in chief of the Patriot Talon, has been named the student newspaper’s business coordinator, Vanessa Curry, Patriot Talon adviser, announced.
“I know Adrienne is the right person for this job,” Curry said. “Not only will Adrienne be able to help students find ways to bring in more revenue through advertising, she will educate students on the ins and outs of advertising.”
Graham’s work experiences include a year as the city government reporter at the Tyler Morning Telegraph and a year as the editor of the Frankston Citizen. Graham worked as a student advertising manager at the Patriot Talon from 2004-05 and was appointed editor in chief for the 2005-06 academic year.
She graduated from UT Tyler in 2006 with a bachelor of science degree in journalism.
The student newspaper is one step closer to reaching its goal of becoming a weekly publication with the fulfillment of the new staff position. The staff hopes to publish weekly by fall 2008, Curry said.