Andre has been a journalism major all four years of college. At University of Illinois he is very active outside the classroom and inside. He is a Multimedia Journalist for Good Morning Illini. He is a co-contributor and produces for UI7 Live. He is a Sports Correspondent for Illini Sports Night. Even outside of the classroom journalism keeps him busy. Andre’s membership with the National Association of Black Journalist keeps him busy. He is a staff writer for the Daily Illini. A Co-host on Illinois Drive Sport Station. As well as, Sideline Reporter and Play-by-Play Announcer for Big Ten Network as well. After Andre graduates in December, he is looking to go right into the broadcasting industry doing what he love most.
Here at the University of Illinois, Seniors are require to produce at least one 30 minute newscast throughout the year. Well, This is our first newscast this year and I had the opportunity to produce this newscast as well as create graphics, adjust scripts, and my own package for this show. This is a newscast streamed on multiple platforms called UI-7Live.