Yeager awarded James W. Leuschen Fellowship

Yeager awarded James W. Leuschen Fellowship

Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 10:30am
Mikaela Yeager, IMC graduate student (left) and Associate Dean Frauke Hachtmann
Mikaela Yeager, IMC graduate student (left) and Associate Dean Frauke Hachtmann at the PRSA Paper Anvil Awards Gala on Dec. 8.

by Haley Hamel

Mikaela Yeager, IMC graduate student, was awarded the James W. Leuschen Fellowship at the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Nebraska Chapter Paper Anvil Awards Gala on Dec. 8 in LaVista, Neb. 

The James W. Leuschen Fellowship is awarded annually to a public relations practitioner who is working to earn an educational degree or seeking additional training or coursework in public relations and related fields. The fellowship is named in memory of James W. Leuschen, a long-time PRSA Nebraska member and past president, to recognize his career of excellence in the practice of public relations and for his exemplary service to his profession and to the community.