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Millennials on media

How media will play a role in this generation's future

Move over Generation X. The post-MTV generation has come of age. They are artists and advocates, entertainers and engineers — and they’re using media to achieve their dreams. Listen to these students talk about their current media projects and future careers.

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Sydney Pursel, 23

Kansas City, Mo.; senior; fine arts; multimedia artist

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Diamond Max Wheeler, 22

St. Louis, Mo; senior; interdisciplinary studies; visual effects expert

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Phylshawn Johnson, 28

Kansas City, Mo.; senior; music; multitasking musician

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Patrick Maltagliati, 20

Kirkwood, Mo.; sophomore; computer science; technology translator

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Ashley Price, 24

Kansas City, Mo.; master’s student; public health; public health advocate

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Evan Bush, 21

Keller, Texas; senior; magazine journalism; storyteller

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John Shealy, 22

Kansas City, Mo.; senior; psychology with a business minor; Hollywood bound

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