Down to the Last Detail: Strategic Communication Students Plan Community Event for Vox Magazine

By Jennifer Nelson Reynolds Journalism Institute UPDATED April 4, 2018: Due to a forecast of continued cold weather, this event has been moved indoors to the Reynolds Journalism Institute, 401 South Ninth St. Planning for a farm-to-table event for the Columbia, Missouri, community started in a University of Missouri classroom. The student’s work will “bear fruit” … Continued

Journalists, Legal Scholars to Deliberate ‘Truth, Trust and the First Amendment in the Digital Age’

2018 Missouri-Hurley and Price Sloan Symposium Comes at Critical Time for Constitutional Protection Washington (March 23, 2018) — The First Amendment, a pillar of our democracy, is facing challenges like never before, according to organizers of the 2018 Missouri-Hurley and Price Sloan Symposium. Challenges range from questions about social media influence to scrutiny of libel … Continued

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer to Present ‘The Human Toll of Toxic Pollution’

Larry C. Price Will Discuss Environmental and Health Reporting at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 26, in 204 Neff Hall By Gerard Edic Columbia, Mo. (March 23, 2018) — The Missouri School of Journalism will welcome two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Larry C. Price to campus April 26. The visit is part of the Smith/Patterson Science Journalism Fellowship … Continued

Master’s Student Receives Scholar Award from the Overseas Press Club Foundation

Suman Naishadham Honored at NYC Luncheon, Reception at Reuters By Jane Reilly Overseas Press Club of America New York City (March 21, 2018) — Suman Naishadham, a journalism graduate student at the University of Missouri, received an Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholar Award at the Foundation’s 2018 Annual Scholar Awards Luncheon held at the Yale … Continued

Missouri School of Journalism Professor Awarded First 2018 Kemper Fellowship for Teaching Excellence

Shelly Rodgers Encourages Her Students to Participate in Creating Their Own Educational Experience By Jeff Sossamon MU News Bureau Columbia, Mo. (March 19, 2018) — University of Missouri Chancellor Alexander Cartwright and Commerce Bank Chairman and CEO Teresa Maledy today awarded the first 2018 William T. Kemper Fellowships for Teaching Excellence to Shelly Rodgers, a … Continued

Lauren Barnas and Carter Woodiel Place in Top 3 in the Hearst Journalism Awards Program

Recent Alumna and Journalism Senior Place Third in the “Pulitzer Prizes of College Journalism” By Yue Tang Columbia, Mo. (March 19, 2018) — Two Missouri School of Journalism competitors placed in the top three at the 58th annual William Randolph Hearst Journalism Awards Program. Former KOMU-TV reporter and anchor Lauren Barnas, BJ ’17, placed third … Continued

Missouri Strategic Communication Students Plan and Conduct Regional Spelling Bee

Event Provided J-Schoolers with Real Work Experience in PR, Event Planning and Promotion By Nate Brown Reynolds Journalism Institute Columbia, Mo. (March 16, 2018) — The highlight of 13-year-old Lauren Holsapple’s day was winning the Columbia Missourian Regional Scripps National Spelling Bee, which was held March 13 at the Missouri School of Journalism. The best … Continued