CoJMC News

CoJMC professor selected as student success fellow

Jul 16 2018 - 4:15pm

by Molly Chapple

Professor Adam Wagler was recently invited to serve as a student success fellow for the office of the Executive Vice Chancellor (EVC) fellows program. Wagler is one of 12 who were chosen as fellows.

CoJMC News

CoJMC professor presents documentary at Washington D.C.’s Metropolitan Club
Jul 9 2018 - 12:45pm

by Molly Chapple

On June 28, 2018, “Black Jack Pershing: Love and War” was screened at the Metropolitan Club in Washington, D.C. Producer/director and CoJMC broadcasting professor Barney McCoy attended the special event to discuss his film with members of the club.

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CoJMC professor joins Task Force on Careers
Jul 9 2018 - 12:45pm

by Molly Chapple

Frauke Hachtmann, advertising and public relations professor at the CoJMC, was invited by the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) president-elect David Perlmutter to serve a two-year term on a newly formed AEJMC Task Force on Careers.

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CoJMC professor wins national awards for documentary
Jun 28 2018 - 1:30pm

by Molly Chapple

Black Jack Pershing: Love and War” has been honored with the Sigma Delta Chi Award for Excellence in Journalism from the Society of Professional Journalists. Producer/director Barney McCoy, broadcasting professor at the CoJMC, was honored with the award in Washington, D.C., on Friday, June 8.

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CoJMC alumna named Student Still Photographer of the Year
Jun 26 2018 - 11:30am

by Alli Inglebright

Calla Kessler was recently named Student Still Photographer of the Year by The White House News Photographers Association. The award is part of the WHNPA’s Eyes of History Contests, which showcases the best in visual journalism across still, video and multimedia.

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CoJMC student wins “Best Article of the Year” at Hearst National Championships
Jun 19 2018 - 10:45am

by Molly Chapple

Marcella Mercer, a May 2018 journalism graduate of the CoJMC, won “Best Article of the Year” from among 605 entries at the recent Hearst National Championships.

Pursuing opportunities: UNL alum Abby Meyer leverages CoJMC experiences into career success
Jun 11 2018 - 12:00pm

by Tyler Bassinger

“Apply for EVERYTHING.”

If someone can say they practice what they preach, it’s Abby Meyer.

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CoJMC finishes third in 2017-2018 Hearst competitions, students win various awards
Jun 4 2018 - 11:30am

by Molly Chapple

The CoJMC recently brought home third place in the Hearst Journalism Awards Intercollegiate Writing Competition, with the third highest accumulated student points in the five writing competitions held this year. For this award, the college will win $2,000.

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PR professional and recent graduate urges students to build networks with professors
May 31 2018 - 11:00am

by Samantha Biel, junior ADPR student

When Erin Lenz found out she had to organize an entire fundraiser on her own, it dawned on her that she was not in college anymore.

CoJMC professor presents scholarships to Native American students
May 23 2018 - 10:15am

by Alli Inglebright

Professor Joe Starita presented five $1,500 scholarships to Native American children last week. The fund, the Chief Standing Bear Journey for Justice scholarship, was started by Starita four years ago as a way to help level the playing field for Native American children in Nebraska.

Alloway headshot by Jessie Addleman, Daily Nebraskan
Alloway named to P1 Learning advisory board
May 22 2018 - 10:45am

Rick Alloway, associate professor in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications (CoJMC) and general manager of 90.3 KRNU, was named to the advisory board for P1 Learning.


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