A recent-college graduate landed a Digital MMJ position after joining dcowmember.com.
Tatiana Battle, recently graduated from Prairie View A&M University and started her job search months-in-advance prior to graduation. Battle joined dcowmember.com and attended on-air webinars, digital producing classes and interviewing prep-courses after her internship was cut short due to COVID-19.
On March 14, 2020, Battle wrote “It saddens me to say this but due to the outbreak of #Coronavirus, My internship with @kprc2 has ended effective immediately to ensure our safety #SafetyFirst ! I am forever grateful to @kprc2 for allowing me to learn, be exposed to, and experience what it takes to be a #Journalist in the professional world 🌎!! This experience has been amazing and I’ll never forget the things I’ve learned a long the way. Thank you @kprc2 for everything, this is not a goodbye but a see you later 👋🏽 🙏🏽 Here is what I was able to save before leaving,” she wrote.
I am thrilled to announce that this month I will be the newest Digital MMJ/Reporter at @ABCBig2News in Midland/Odessa Texas!
None of this would be possible without God leading and guiding me daily🙏🏽 Thank you to all of my friends, professors, and mentors who helped me get here! pic.twitter.com/mlEzDrjUuD
— Tatiana Battle (@TapInWithTatiTV) June 3, 2021
But this didn’t stop her. She signed up for dcowmember.com and created a Digital Reel with her cell phone that allowed hiring managers from all over the country to provide feedback and offer jobs for on-air positions. Battle graduated in May of 2021 as an Alumna of THE Prairie View A&M University with B.A Communications, Cum Laude.
“Hi Kamara! Thank you so much for creating an amazing platform like DCOW for journalist to network and grow! With the help of the DCOW Facebook group, I have accepted a Digital MMJ position at KMID Big 2 News in Midland-Odessa TX! I’m excited to get started this June and to share what I learn in this new role with the DCOW Family,” Battle told us.