CoJMC News

CoJMC students publish work examining refugee resettlement

Jun 19 2017 - 11:15am

Nebraska Mosaic students have published an in-depth multimedia project about the role Lincoln has played in the resettling of refugees.  Students in the spring semester of the journalism capstone course produced the seven-part series – “Refuge on the Prairie.”

CoJMC News

SPJ Mark of Excellence
Penrice, Mercer and Kessler win Mark of Excellence awards
Jun 12 2017 - 12:30pm

Three students from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications have won 2016 Mark of Excellence awards from the Society of Professional Journalists. The awards honor the best in student journalism in six categories: newspapers, magazine, art/graphics, radio, television and online.


Hearst Awards
CoJMC students win Hearst National Championships
Jun 12 2017 - 11:15am

Three students from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications have won 2017 Hearst National Championships. The William Randolph Hearst Foundation’s Journalism Awards Program announced the winners June 1, during the final awards ceremony in San Francisco.


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CoJMC 2nd in Hearst competition
May 26 2017 - 4:30pm

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has won second place overall in the national 2017 Hearst Intercollegiate Journalism Awards.


James Wooldridge | Journalism and Mass Communication People stand beside a building as the sun sets over Whiteclay. Many of those who spend time drinking on the streets in Whiteclay spend their nights in a makeshift camp not far from the town.
'Wounds of Whiteclay' wins Kennedy grand prize
May 25 2017 - 9:30am

by Sean Hagewood | University Communication

Eleven students in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's College of Journalism and Mass Communications took home the grand prize at the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards ceremony May 23 in Washington, D.C.

It was the first time in the event's 49-year history that the top prize went to a college group. Other division winners included National Geographic, The New Yorker, HBO and Univision.


2017 Bateman team
UNL PRSSA Bateman team places third in national finals
May 22 2017 - 4:15pm

by Alli Inglebright

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) won third place in the 2017 Bateman Case Study Competition in Chicago. The team received $1,500 and a plaque. This is the third year the CoJMC has had a Bateman team.


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Connolly and Yen selected for Dow Jones News Fund internship program
May 17 2017 - 2:30pm

Lynn Yen and Aidan Connolly, senior journalism students, at the College of Journalism and Mass Communications, are participating in the Dow Jones News Fund (DJNF) internship program this summer.


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Kessler qualifies for Hearst National Championship
May 16 2017 - 12:15pm

Calla Kessler, a senior journalism student in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications, is a finalist in the Hearst Photojournalism Competition for her photo story “Fostering a Future” and a variety of news, portrait and sports photos taken throughout the year. Kessler has qualified for the national championship held May 29 – June 2, in San Francisco. She was one of six students selected from 197 entries received nationwide.


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Brown-Hulme wins Hearst Profile Writing, Rausch places eighth
May 4 2017 - 2:00pm

by Savanah Baker

Lauren Brown-Hulme, a junior political science and journalism student in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications, won the Hearst Personality/Profile Writing Competition with her story Shepherd of the Streets. Brown-Hulme received a $2,600 award and qualified for the national championship held May 29 – June 2, in San Francisco. She was one of 10 students selected from 114 entries submitted from 62 schools nationwide.


Group photo at Creative Jam
CoJMC hosts first Adobe Creative Jam
May 3 2017 - 12:15pm

by Alli Inglebright

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications hosted an Adobe Creative Jam on Thursday, April 27, at Andersen Hall. This was the first time the Creative Jam was hosted on UNL’s campus, and the event drew competitors from multiple disciplines.


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CoJMC receives Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for Wounds of Whiteclay
May 1 2017 - 3:00pm

By Savanah Baker and Alli Inglebright

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Journalism & Mass Communications was awarded the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award from the Robert F. Kennedy Foundation for Human Rights on Monday, May 1. This award recognizes outstanding achievement in journalism at the collegiate level that focuses on social injustices and human rights. Only one school receives the award each year. The CoJMC was recognized for its work Wounds of Whiteclay.


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