The Student Journalist Adventure Series: Is It OK to Wear Pajamas While Interviewing a Source?

The Student Journalist Adventure Series features perspectives and advice on serious and quirky college media issues of the moment. Most installments include a question or quandary submitted by a student journalist, journalism professor or student press adviser.

Question: If I’m conducting a phone or Skype interview with a source from my apartment or dorm room, is it OK if I’m just wearing pajamas and not a more professional outfit like I might wear if I was meeting them in person or could be seen via video?

Click here or anywhere on the image below to hear my reply.

In addition, click here or on the image below to hear the perspectives of CMM Fellows Angela Christaldi and Alex Bitter.

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