College of Journalism and Mass Communications News

Edward R. Murrow Awards

Hartman and Porter win 2022 Edward R. Murrow Award

Aug 14 2022 - 9:30am

UNL College of Journalism and Mass Communications majors Kateri Hartman and Chase Porter won a 2022 Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Audio Feature Reporting from the Radio Television Digital News Association.

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How art bridges cultures: Encouraging artistic diversity in Lincoln

May 21 2018 - 1:30pm

by Sarah Troyer

In 2009, artist Wendy Bantam sought to bridge cultures through an art project in a Lincoln neighborhood. With help from members of the Asian community, she created a colorful mural at 27th and T streets that was inspired by their native lands.

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Hegarty selected as part of the Dow Jones News Fund program

May 14 2018 - 11:45am

by Alli Inglebright

Aaron Hegarty was selected to participate in the Dow Jones News Fund internship program. The program matches over 80 undergraduate and graduate students with paid internships in leading news organizations.

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COJMC Grad Student Doubles as Visual Communications Course Leader

May 14 2018 - 10:30am

By Raquel Hughes, Junior Advertising and Public Relations Major

Many people think graduate school is enough to juggle, but Emily Case isn’t afraid to add Visual Communications course leader to her to-do list.

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What I can tell you about the man who wrote “A Few Good Men”

May 14 2018 - 10:30am

by Patti Harney

I’m grateful to several men and women for my advertising career and ultimate chance to share my experience here at CoJMC.

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CoJMC alumna uses experience from journalism capstone to research immigrant communities

May 7 2018 - 10:45am

by Anika Zempleni

Flora Zempleni, a 2016 CoJMC grad, had never heard of language brokers until she took professor Tim Anderson's Mosaic class.

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CoJMC alumna finds success

May 7 2018 - 10:45am

by Jessica Fowler  

Mics are pinned to blazers, clarity and volume are checked. The producer in a separate room speaks into a mic connected to an earpiece. “30 seconds,” he says.

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Two CoJMC alumni part of Pulitzer winning teams

May 2 2018 - 10:00am

by Alli Inglebright

Two alumni from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications were part of Pulitzer prize winning teams. Chris Graves was part of the Cincinnati Enquirer’s “Seven Days of Heroin” team, which examined the impact of heroin on the community through immersive storytelling. Nate Kelly was part of The Arizona Republic’s “The Wall: Unknown stories, Unintended consequences” team, which was a special report from 2017 looking at President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall.

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UNL CoJMC public relations students earn top-20 recognition for childhood cancer campaign

May 1 2018 - 11:45am

by Molly Chapple

The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) announced April 24 five University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) College of Journalism and Mass Communications (CoJMC) students received an honorable mention for their “Stack the Odds– Unite With Purpose to Conquer Childhood Cancer” campaign.

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Mobile Me & You

College to host Mobile Me & You in October

Apr 30 2018 - 2:30pm

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications is hosting the national Mobile Me and You 2018 Conference Oct. 26-27. The conference is focused on new ideas and best practices for mobile media.

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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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