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.

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Valerie Jones
Valerie Jones selected as a Kopenhaver Center Fellow
Aug 30 2017 - 11:45am

by Alli Inglebright

Valerie Jones was selected as a 2017 Kopenhaver Center Fellow by the Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication. As part of the fellowship, she attended the Women Faculty Moving Forward Workshop in Chicago Aug. 8.

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Hassler receives top award in GIFT competition
Aug 22 2017 - 1:30pm

by Molly Chapple

University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism & Mass Communications associate professor of practice Michelle Hassler recently received the top award in the 2017 AEJMC Great Ideas for Teachers (GIFT) competition. Hassler participated as one of 25 finalists in the competition, which was held on Aug. 9 in Chicago.

NBA winners
CoJMC wins six Nebraska Broadcasting Association awards
Aug 22 2017 - 12:15pm

by Alli Inglebright

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications won six gold awards at the Nebraska Broadcasters Association 83rd Annual Convention Wednesday, Aug. 16 in Omaha.

Joe Weber in Shanghai
Weber teaches at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Aug 21 2017 - 11:15am

When Joseph Weber first planned a brief summer course for undergraduates at the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, he and the organizers expected a couple dozen to enroll. He wound up with 44 students, including one auditor.

Piette and Weber, The History Factory
CoJMC graduate uses alumni channels to network and secure job
Jul 26 2017 - 11:15am

Upon graduation, students face the daunting task of finding a job that will kick-start their careers. The process of finding and applying for positions across the country can be overwhelming for new applicants. But connecting with fellow Husker alumni can make the process easier and less painful for new graduates.

Stacy Fuller
Fuller recognized by Adweek
Jul 11 2017 - 1:00pm

Stacy Fuller, a College of Journalism and Mass Communications alum, has been included in Adweek’s annual list of Powerful Women in Sports. The list is comprised of 35 executives and influencers who are winning over the next generation of fans and starting strong partnerships with brands.

Hearst Award
CoJMC receives 18 Hearst Awards
Jun 28 2017 - 7:45am

Fifteen students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications won a total of 18 awards during the 2016-2017 Hearst Journalism Awards Competition.

“The college is enormously proud of our students’ accomplishments during this year’s Hearst Competition,” said Dean Maria Marron. “The Hearst Competition are the equivalent of the Pulitzers of collegiate journalism. Our students’ success is an immense achievement that speaks volumes about the talent and dedication of our students and about the faculty who coach and prepare them for the competition.”

Mosaic class
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.”

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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