2018 Walter Cronkite Scholarship

Taylor Flint is a senior communication arts major at College of the Ozarks. She serves as the executive producer of the college’s student newscast, “The Point”. During her two years of work at the newscast, Taylor has held a variety of roles in the work station, including executive producer, assignment editor, and anchor. She also occasionally reports for “The Point”, and this year her work was honored by the Missouri Broadcast Educators Association College Media Awards with First and Second Place in the “Video Feature News Story” category. Outside of the workstation, Taylor has attained high academic achievement each semester. She also completed an internship at KSNF/KODE in Joplin, MO this summer that strengthened her passion for producing and for sharing people’s stories. After graduation, she plans to pursue a career in the broadcast news field, with the goal of bringing integrity and excellence to her work every day.