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Obituary: Michael S. Sweeney

Jan 18 2022 - 7:00am

Michael Steven “Mike” Sweeney, emeritus professor of journalism at Ohio University and author of 25 academic and popular books, died on January 15, 2022, at his home in Athens, Ohio,  He was 63.

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Huskers on the Move: February 2022

Jan 16 2022 - 9:30am

See the most recent accomplishments of some of our CoJMC alumni. 

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OGS spring workshop schedule includes skill building for negotiation, motivation and more

Jan 15 2022 - 10:15am

This semester, the Office of Graduate Studies will host a series of workshops focused on different aspects of teaching, research and professional development.

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Spring Checkout Room Hours & Updates

Jan 14 2022 - 6:30pm

The CoJMC Checkout Room has updated its hours and procedures for spring 2022. 

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Advising Hours

Jan 14 2022 - 6:15pm

The CoJMC advisors will be seeing students on a walk-in basis between Tuesday, Jan. 18 and Tuesday, Jan. 25, which is the last day to add and drop courses for a 100% refund. 

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Two CoJMC students earn Gilman Scholarship for education abroad

Jan 12 2022 - 11:15am

In 2021, two College of Journalism and Mass Communications undergraduate students were among 31 who earned the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to support credit-bearing study abroad, internship abroad, or virtual international opportunities.

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Hartley places sixth in Hearst Feature Writing Competition

Jan 12 2022 - 11:00am

Mia Hartley, a senior advertising and public relations and political science double major, placed sixth in the Hearth Journalism Awards Feature Writing Competition on Jan. 10, 2022.  

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Obituary: Jack Botts

Jan 9 2022 - 5:00pm

Jack C. Botts, 97, died Thursday, January 6th in Lincoln. He was born in Ludden, ND, to Dwight and Velcie Botts. He attended schools in Ludden and Oakes, ND, and entered the Army Air Forces in 1943. He flew 51 missions in Europe as a radio operator in a B-17 crew based in Italy.

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SLICE to host nonprofits in residence during the spring semester

Jan 8 2022 - 8:30am

The Student Leadership, Involvement and Community Engagement Center will host nonprofits in residence throughout the spring semester. Scheduled organizations will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Nebraska Union. Students can stop by to network and learn about industries, internships and volunteer opportunities. 

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Apply for the BL Student Opportunity Scholarship and Internship

Jan 5 2022 - 7:00am

Apply for the Bailey Lauerman Student Opportunity Scholarship. This scholarship is funded by Nebraska advertising and public relations agency Bailey Lauerman. It recognizes a junior or senior advertising and public relations major who has participated in activities or organizations that promote and celebrate diversity and has an interest in pursuing a career in advertising and public relations.

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