Kip Hill's Profile

A native of Liberty, Mo., Kip Hill attended Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., from 2006 to 2011. While there, he obtained a bachelor's degree in political science and a master's in English literature while competing for the Bruins' cross country and track teams. He came back to the University of Missouri's graduate school of journalism to study the intersection of news media and political engagement in the digital age. Kip has worked for the First Amendment Center in Nashville as a research assistant developing an online database for students of journalism, and is currently working for the Center on Religion and the Professions at MU as a web developer and editor.