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Lydia Lum

Visiting Assistant Professor of Multimedia Journalism & Director of Student Media

Crestview Hall 214
Phone: 812-941-2295
llum@iu.edu

Hobbies/Interests

Lydia Lum is an award-winning journalist who has covered many stories of our modern time. She has interviewed high-profile figures such as Kamala Harris early in her political ascent and responded to breaking news such as the 1996 Olympic Park bombing in Atlanta that resulted in the FBI falsely accusing Richard Jewell. Lydia has been a newspaper reporter at dailies such as the Houston Chronicle and a freelance writer, editor, and PR consultant for national magazines and other organizations. Lydia has taught journalism at San Francisco State University and at Foothill College. Many of her former students have had internships and jobs in journalism, TV news, and digital media. Lydia earned her master of mass communication from South Dakota State University in May 2021 and holds a bachelor's in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin. Some of the work by students in Lydia's journalism courses is on view at https://ReportingWithLydiaLum.com

 

Campus Events

Summer New Student Orientation: Session 9

Summer New Student Orientation: Session 9

August 16th, 2022

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Green Dot Training for New Students

Green Dot Training for New Students

August 16th, 2022

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Volleyball vs. Grenadier Alumni

Volleyball vs. Grenadier Alumni

August 16th, 2022

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Drop-In Advising

Drop-In Advising

August 17th, 2022

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Drop-In Advising

Drop-In Advising

August 18th, 2022

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Drop-In Advising

Drop-In Advising

August 19th, 2022

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

New Student Induction Day

New Student Induction Day

August 19th, 2022

10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Induction Day Involvement and Resource Fair

Induction Day Involvement and Resource Fair

August 19th, 2022

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Learn More About Greek Life Interest Session

Learn More About Greek Life Interest Session

August 19th, 2022

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Federal Work Study and Finding A Job Interest Session
Mentoring Program Interest Session

Mentoring Program Interest Session

August 19th, 2022

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

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