Plugged-In Reporter | Jasmine Neilson
Jasmine is a current freshman at the University of Toledo majoring in communication with a concentration in broadcasting. Her involvement on campus includes membership with Black Student Union, NAACP-U.T. chapter and the R.P.G.C. gospel choir. She has also worked with the U.T. for Obama campaign. During her high school career, Jasmine was heavily involved with Interact club and Northmont Student Ambassadors. She also worked on various committees including Prom, Homecoming, and Blood Drive and wrote for the school newspaper. Other involvement included Del-Teens, Dayton Urban League Youth Forum, NAACP youth council, and the Greater Dayton Association of Black Journalists (GDABJ). In her leisure, she praise dances at her church and enjoys reading a good book occasionally. Her favorite quotes are, "The benefits of tomorrow will only come from the preservation of today" - Destin Grayson, and "Character makes the man, not circumstances" – Booker T. Washington. . Jasmine hopes to one day become news broadcast producer with Turner Broadcasting working at WGN-TV.