USIU Radio 99.9FM, hosted Ms. Rachel Kiragu, an alumna on Friday, June 30 for a mentorship session, as part of the Radio Mentorship Program.
Ms. Kiragu, who presents “Weekend Breakfast” on local radio station HomeBoyz Radio, spoke on “Entry Requirements in the Media Industry”, dwelling on the how to plan a career in media, and the role played by drive, skill and constant improvement, to attain one’s career goals.
Since Fall 2016, the USIU Radio Mentorship Program has invited USIU-Africa alumni who are media professionals to speak on various media industry topics, and thus train USIU Radio staff improve their skillset and understanding of the industry.
So far, Mr. Teddy Otieno (Hot 96) Mr. Robert Otieno Apiyo (“Prince Nesta”) formally at Nation FM, and Mr. Maxwell Nguku (Homeboyz Radio) have spoken at such sessions.
Alumna mentors campus radio team
- Written by Antonio Longangi & Joan Murage