Juliana Bloemendaal ’12 Instructor in Communications


B.A., Northwestern College


Juliana Bloemendaal serves as Northwestern's associate director of admissions marketing. A Northwestern graduate with a bachelor's degree in public relations, she has a variety of experience in marketing and communication. She was the marketing coordinator for Seasons Center for Behavioral Health in Spencer, Iowa, and the Tulip Festival and community tourism director for Orange City. Prior to returning to her alma mater, she worked as the communications specialist for the Council Bluffs Community School District in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

COM185WI - Media Writing

Students learn genres of writing for print and broadcast journalism and video, as well as for public relations and advertising. They learn these genres in relation to each other and in relation to their organizational contexts and audiences. Included are reporting, organizing and writing, as well as basic legal and ethical guidelines for reporters and writers in journalism and PR. Prerequisite: COM 101x or permission of instructor. (4 credits) (Writing intensive)

Communications Specialist, Council Bluffs (IA) Community School District

Tulip Festival & Community Tourism Director, Orange City

Marketing Coordinator, Seasons Center for Behavioral Health, Spencer, IA

Communications Intern, Easter Seals Inc., Chicago

Communications Intern, Children's Miracle Network, Sioux Falls, SD

Event Planning Assistant, Northwestern College