by Alli Inglebright
Students in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications have been working to spread kindness on campus this semester. The students in assistant professor Valerie Jones’ ADPR 361 Connecting Thought Owned, Earned and Paid Media class spent the semester conducting research and a executing smaller campaign that will culminate in a kindness event. The event is Thursday, April 26 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the UNL Union Plaza.
Michelle Carr Hassler, an assistant professor of practice at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been named executive director of the Nebraska High School Press Association, a statewide group that supports scholastic journalism.
Students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications were recognized with scholarships and competitive awards at the recent Nebraska Broadcasters Association convention in Lincoln.
College of Journalism and Mass Communications Dean Maria Marron has announced that she’s stepping down as editor of Journalism and Mass Communication Educator, the leading journal in journalism and mass communications pedagogy, to focus on her commitments to the college.
The College of Journalism and Mass Communications will celebrate the start of another great year with the annual Backyard Barbecue at Andersen Hall on Wednesday, Aug. 31.
This month, Dean Maria Marron and Associate Deans Frauke Hachtmann and Mary Kay Quinlan are visiting five Nebraska cities as part of Chancellor Ronnie Green’s Blanket Nebraska campaign.
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications was well represented at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication conference last week in Minneapolis.
Donna Brazile, author, syndicated columnist and Democratic political strategist and commentator, will be the keynote speaker of the 2016 Hearst Speaker Series, sponsored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications.
This week, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications is hosting the Nebraska High School Press Association Summer Journalism Workshop.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications is hosting The Drone Journalism Boot Camp @ University of Nebraska–Lincoln powered by the Google News Lab, Aug. 12-14 to prepare journalists and journalism educators for the Federal Aviation Administration’s knowledge test.
Students, faculty and staff from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications at University of Nebraska–Lincoln earned 348 top awards, honors and other recognitions in the 2015-‘16 academic year.