Connect with L.A. Times columnist and SJMC alum on April 12

Drake alums in the Los Angeles area have set up a fun opportunity for current Drake students to ask an alumnus questions via social media during an alumni event on Saturday, April 12. Alumnus Chris Erskine is a columnist at the Los Angeles Times and has also worked at the New Orleans Times-Picayune. He is talking at an alumni event in L.A. on April 12 at 3 p.m. Des Moines time. 
Chris has agreed to answer student questions via Twitter using #DUErskine. He will give a live response to these inquiries around 4:20 p.m. CST.
You can view information on the alumni event at
The student who submits the best question will win an SJMC T-shirt. Questions? Contact Niki Jobst Smith at the Drake alumni office (