College of Journalism and Mass Communications News

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New positions will contribute to the future of CoJMC

Jul 26 2021 - 3:45pm

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications is searching for new faculty and staff to support our recently approved strategic plan. The new positions will contribute to the launch of the Experience Lab, our exploration of alternative business models for local and community journalism and the expansion of research and creative activity in the college. We are searching for three faculty positions, including an assistant professor of media law, an assistant professor of practice in media production and an associate dean for research and faculty affairs, and a staff technical director.

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AT&T Brand Competition

The CoJMC has been selected to participate in 2014 AT&T Campus Brand Challenge

Dec 1 2014 - 6:00pm

The CoJMC is one of six schools across the country to participate in the AT&T Campus Brand Challenge. The winner will present an integrated marketing campaign to AT&T executives.

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Faiz Siddiqui

Faiz Siddiqui finishes first in Hearst feature writing competition

Nov 23 2014 - 6:00pm

Faiz Siddiqui placed first in the Hearst feature writing competition for his story titled, "Saving Sisay." This represents Siddiqui’s fourth top-five Hearst award. He was a runner-up in the national writing championship in 2013.

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Matt Waite

Matt Waite Invited to Inaugural Al Jazeera Event

Nov 23 2014 - 6:00pm

Matt Waite is one of 90 individuals chosen to participate in a media innovation hackathon sponsored by Al Jazeera in Doha, Qatar. Waite was one of 1,000 applicants and learned of his acceptance in late October.

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Larry Walklin

Larry Walklin to receive Journalism Educator Award

Nov 18 2014 - 6:00pm

Larry Walklin, a longtime professor at the College of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will receive the Omaha Press Club Foundation’s Journalism Educator Award.

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Best and Brightest

CoJMC recognizes Omaha's top high school communicators

Nov 17 2014 - 6:00pm

Omaha’s best and brightest aspiring high school communicators were honored Nov. 11 at a recognition event sponsored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications and The Omaha World-Herald.

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Angie Klein

Klein to return to University of Nebraska–Lincoln for Alumni Masters Week

Nov 10 2014 - 6:00pm

Angie Klein, vice president of Northeast Sales and Marketing for Verizon, is the 2014 CoJMC alumni master. She joins nine other outstanding alumni and 56 past alumni masters for campus visits Nov. 19-21.

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CoJMC announces 2015 NSAC team

Nov 9 2014 - 6:00pm

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications announced today 21 students will compete in the 2015 National Student Advertising Competition. The University of Nebraska–Lincoln team will compete against 150 colleges from across the U.S. for the top prize.

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University of Nebraska–Lincoln PRSSA wins Star Chapter Award

Nov 4 2014 - 6:00pm

University of Nebraska-Lincoln PRSSA chapter received the Public Relations Student Society of America’s (PRSSA) Star Chapter Award for the first time in the chapter’s history

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Two ADPR students selected for MPMS Program

Nov 3 2014 - 6:00pm

The American Advertising Federation has selected two advertising and public relations students — Miles Ukaoma of Overland Park, Kansas, and Maritza Hayes of O’Fallon, Missouri — for its Most Promising Minority Student Program.

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Election 2014

College of Journalism students to cover Election Day 2014

Nov 2 2014 - 6:00pm

More than 50 students from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications will be joining forces to bring an extensive day and night of election coverage to television, radio and the Web.

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