Associate Editor only four years after earning a master’s degree? If you think that’s impossible, just ask Mayborn graduate Sarah Perry, who will tell you otherwise. A Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism graduate from 2008, Perry is now Associate Editor for Our State magazine in North Carolina.
Dirt, rocks and jagged debris swirl up, off the dusty ground and into the increasingly intense gusts of wind in Chickasha, Oklahoma. While most are scattering away from the forming tornado, Mike Mezeul calmly slings his black camera strap over his right shoulder and heads straight toward it.