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.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has announced 195 students from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications were named to the Deans' List/Honor Roll for the spring 2015 semester.
The Society of Professional Journalists recently recognized the 2014 National Mark of Excellence Awards winners. University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications students won 3 awards in three different categories.
The University of Nebraska – Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications advertising and public relations capstone course worked with FOX Sports to enhance Millennials’ brand experience with its flagship sports show FOX Sports Live.
The Omaha World-Herald chose four undergraduates from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications to work as fellows at the newspaper next fall.
National Broadcasting Society - Alpha Epsilon Rho awarded three honorable mention awards to students from University of Nebraska – Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications. The received their awards at the National Broadcasting Society convention in Atlanta, Georgia, March 28th.
Paige Cornwell, a former journalism major of the University of Nebraska – Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications was part of a team at The Seattle Times that won the Pulitzer this week for breaking news.
Matt Waite, professor of practice in journalism, won a $35,000 grant from the Challenge Fund for Innovation in Journalism Education, administered through the Online News Association and funded by five major foundations. Waite is one of eleven winners nationwide.
Three students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Journalism and Mass Communications won prestigious Omaha Press Club Foundation scholarships worth $8,000 for their reporting and writing skills. They will receive their awards at a dinner in Omaha on April 24.
A reception for Linda Shipley, William H. Kearns Distinguished Professor of Journalism and professor of advertising, is 3-4:30 p.m. May 1 in the Heritage Room Nebraska Union. Shipley retires at the end of the academic year.
Five University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications students swept the top honors at the Nebraska Press Association’s annual collegiate writing and photojournalism competitions last week.