Missouri Journalism Students Tackle Learning Tennis Reporting in Foreign Culture

By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (Oct. 23, 2018) Travel to China. Check! Report on a major professional tennis tournament, hosting 300,000 people and broadcasting to 60 countries. Check! Try my hand at sports reporting. Check! Get out of my comfort zone to expand my skills. Check! These are just some of the things Missouri School … Continued

New Distinguished Industry Ambassadors Program Launches at Missouri

McClatchy Digital Senior Editor Anna Buchmann to Be the First Ambassador Columbia, Mo. (Oct. 5, 2018) — The Missouri School of Journalism today announced a new Distinguished Industry Ambassadors Program that will create real-time academe-industry engagement opportunities. Among the goals are to exchange resources, collaborate on ways to implement new technologies and enhance storytelling on … Continued

Journalism Student Madison Lawson, KBIA-FM Both Winners of the 2018 Lee Henson Access Mizzou Award

Columbia, Mo. (Oct. 4, 2018) — Journalism student Madison Lawson and KBIA-FM, Columbia’s listener-supported NPR-member station, were selected to receive the 2018 Lee Henson Access Mizzou Award on Oct. 1. The award was established in 2014 by the MU Chancellor’s Committee for Persons with Disabilities to honor Lee Henson – Mizzou’s former ADA Coordinator who … Continued

Missourian Wins 64 Missouri Press Association Awards

Columbia, Mo. (Sept. 19, 2018) — The Columbia Missourian, including Vox Magazine, won 64 awards Saturday in the Missouri Press Association‘s 2018 Better Newspaper Contest. The Missourian competed in the division of newspapers with circulations from 5,001 to 15,000 and won awards for written stories, photos, ongoing coverage, multimedia, graphics, design and projects published in … Continued

School to Host Open House During Mizzou Family Weekend

Event Will Be Held on Friday Afternoon, Sept. 21 Columbia, Mo. (Sept. 11, 2018) — The Missouri School of Journalism will host an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 21, for students in journalism and their families. The event is held in conjunction with Family Weekend, sponsored by the University of Missouri. A … Continued