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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Three CoJMC students receive Fulbright awards
Apr 27 2018 - 3:15pm

by Alli Inglebright

Three students graduating from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications received Fulbright Scholarships to study and work abroad upon graduation. The program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students. The program allows them to gain an appreciation for others’ viewpoints through interaction with those in their host country.

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CoJMC students create campaign to spread kindness
Apr 25 2018 - 11:15am

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.

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CoJMC faculty receive Nebraska System Science grant
Apr 23 2018 - 12:45pm

Faculty from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications (CoJMC) have been awarded a $20,000 System Science Planning grant from the University of Nebraska for a project titled “A health system level approach to integrate weight management, obesity care coordination, patient engagement and clinical trial recruitment.”

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Black Jack Pershing wins Sigma Delta Chi Award
Apr 23 2018 - 12:30pm

On Monday, April 23, the Society of Professional Journalists announced that Bernard "Barney" McCoy, Luis-Peon Casanova, Paul Pytlowany, and Christine Lesiak are recipients of this year's national Sigma Delta Chi Award for excellence in journalism for the documentary "Black Jack Pershing: Love and War." 

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CoJMC students take national and regional journalism awards
Apr 23 2018 - 12:15pm

by Molly Chapple

Several CoJMC students recently won various national and regional awards. Two CoJMC students won Hearst Journalism Awards, in which 105 undergraduate journalism programs at universities across the nation are eligible to participate. In the Sports Writing Competition, senior journalism and ADPR double-major Cody Nagel took 10th place. There were a total of 122 entries in the competition from 66 schools.

CoJMC brings home SPJ and Sevareid journalism awards
Apr 23 2018 - 12:00pm

by Molly Chapple

The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) has recognized the best college journalism students in Region 7 with 2017 Mark of Excellence (MOE) Awards. The awards ceremony was held in Ames, Iowa, on April 14.

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CoJMC to host panel on North Korea
Apr 19 2018 - 11:15am

The College of Journalism and Mass Communication will host a panel discussion, Behind the Curtain: Why the Way We Talk about North Korea Matters, on Wednesday, April 25, from 3:30-5 p.m. in Room 15, Andersen Hall.

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NSAC team wins 2nd at District 9 competition
Apr 19 2018 - 10:15am

The National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) team from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln won second place in the American Advertising Federation District 9 regional competition in Kansas City on April 13. The team, representing the University's College of Journalism and Mass Communications, won second place.

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CoJMC combines Athletics and Academics in Spring Game Week
Apr 19 2018 - 10:00am

On Monday the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) College of Journalism and Mass Communications (CoJMC) launched Spring Game Week, which combines Husker Athletics and UNL Academics for a hands-on experience in sports media and communication.

SAB hosts diversity panel
Apr 18 2018 - 10:00am

by Alli Inglebright

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications Student Advisory Board hosted a diversity panel Wednesday, April 11. The panel included Charlie Foster, director of the Gaughan Multicultural Center and assistant vice chancellor for Student Affairs, Bryan Wang, assistant CoJMC professor, and Joe Starita, CoJMC professor.


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