Journalism Undergrad Co-Publishes Research in Academic Journal

For Caroline Dade, Research ‘Bridges Gap’ between Academia and Journalism Industry By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (Sept. 6, 2018) — Tucked among the names of graduate students and professors listed in a recent issue of the academic research journal “Media Practice and Education” is undergraduate journalism student Caroline Dade. The Rogersville, Missouri, native contributed to … Continued

Journalism School to Host ‘A Conversation on Climate Change’

Amy Martin and Nathaniel Rich Will Discuss Their Work Documenting Effects of Climate Change and Ways Forward Columbia, Mo. (Sept. 5, 2018) — The Missouri School of Journalism will welcome radio journalist and podcast producer Amy Martin and writer/author Nathaniel Rich to campus Sept. 19-21. The visit is part of the Smith/Patterson Science Journalism Fellowship … Continued

School Welcomes 50 High-Achieving Walter Williams Scholars to Campus

In Addition to Academics, Incoming Freshmen Boast Impressive Achievements in Journalism, Leadership, Sports, and More Columbia, Mo. (Aug. 31, 2018) — The Missouri School of Journalism welcomed 50 new Walter Williams Scholars on Wednesday, Aug. 29. The students come from 16 states across the country. To be considered for the Walter Williams Scholars program, candidates … Continued

Mark Kim, BJ ’17, Talks Sports Journalism

Mark Kim, who graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism in May 2017,  is already working at ESPN. However, Kim – who graduated with an emphasis in broadcast journalism – is using his Missouri Method training not in front of the camera, but rather works on ESPN’s social media team. He caught up with Inside Sports … Continued

Jamie Grey Nominated for Emmy in the Crime/Single Story/Series Category

Nomination Places J-School Instructor’s Work Head-to-Head with Major News Outlets in St. Louis, Kansas City Columbia, Mo. (Aug. 20, 2018) — Former assistant professor and managing editor at KOMU-TV Jamie Grey has been nominated for an Emmy award. Her nominated entry, “A Punch and a Police Report,” first aired on KOMU, the University of Missouri-owned … Continued

Missouri Students Teach International Teens about MU Photojournalism Program

By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (Aug. 7, 2018) — Two students got the opportunity to represent the Missouri School of Journalism’s photojournalism department by talking to a group of international high schoolers about the local program and the history of their chosen career path. Graduate student Liv Paggiarino of San Diego and undergraduate senior Jessi … Continued

Business Journalism Chair Honored for His Commitment to International Education

Randy Smith Cited for His Support of Training and Placement Opportunities for Students Around the World By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (July 26, 2018) — Journalism professor Randy Smith, BJ ’74, was recently honored with the 2018 C. Brice Ratchford Memorial Fellowship Award for his contributions and commitment to international journalism education. The University of … Continued