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On Gift from estate will provide $1.4 million for KU journalism scholarships

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Ralph Gage 1 year, 4 months ago

Many Ottawans of a certain era have numerous memories of John G. Kaiser and his drug store.

Uhlrick_Hetfield_III 1 year, 4 months ago

And, after they receive their free education they can go right to the unemployment line where they can continue to live on someone else's dime.

NewKansan 1 year, 4 months ago

Keep professors off the street? I don't follow...

NewKansan 1 year, 4 months ago

And why would you say that? There are a number of media/communications jobs out there...it's just not the traditional newspapers anymore.

kochmoney 1 year, 4 months ago

Just because they're probably not going to spend their days writing for a newspaper doesn't mean there aren't some great jobs out there. The average pay for a media relations manager according to salary.com is $87,000, for example.

Secondly, you can't collect unemployment until you actually work at a job and pay unemployment insurance.

NewKansan 1 year, 4 months ago

Against what current? TV, multimedia and PR/corporate communications jobs are on the rise. The only area not growing is traditional newspapers.

kochmoney 1 year, 4 months ago

How is pointing to a median salary an exception? It's precisely the opposite of exception.

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