DiMeglio Announced As Guest Speaker For MSU, Mankato Annual Media Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:

Jessy Stanton

Email: jessy.stanton@mnsu.edu

Twitter: @JessyStanton

Steve DiMeglio

Phone: 703-854-6473

Email: sdimegli@usatoday.com

Twitter: @sdimegUSATgolf

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SPEAKER ANNOUNCED FOR MSU, MANKATO ANNUAL MEDIA DAY

USA TODAY ‘s  Senior Golf Writer Steve DiMeglio returns to his alma mater to give students an insight to a career in journalism.
 
Steve DiMeglio

MANKATO, MINN.- On April 24, USA Today‘s lead golf reporter, Steve DiMeglio, will speak at this years Media Day-an annual scholarship banquet for Minnesota State University, Mankato mass media department .

DiMeglio’s address, ‘Steve, Mickey Mantle is on Line One!’ will be presented in the Ostrander Auditorium from 4 p.m. – 6p.m.

DiMeglio, an award-winning journalist, will present an insight in his professional journey from his time at the MSU Reporter to providing coverage of high profiles.

Throughout his career, DiMeglio has covered people such as:

  • Tiger Woods
  • Bill Clinton
  • George W. Bush
  • Tom Brady
  • Peyton Manning
  • Derek Jeter
  • Arnold Palmer

Professor and former MSU Reporter advisor,  Ellen Mrja  says of him as being,

“…absolutely the most dedicated sports editor our paper has ever had. His sports pages were more than scores; they were interesting, informative and consistently outstanding.”

The Nadine B. Andreas Foundation supporting the 2012 annual Media Day. This event is free and open to the public.

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For more information on this event please contact, Jessy Stanton at jessy.stanton@mnsu.edu.