Instructional Designer Angela Knoerr Wins a 2018 Chancellor’s Outstanding Staff Award

Columbia, Mo. (May 8, 2018) — Angela Knoerr, instructional designer, has won the 2018 Chancellor’s Outstanding Staff Award for her technical/paraprofessional services to the University of Missouri. The award honors the outstanding contributions of the recipients through a combination of job performance, job-related personal qualities, relationship with their associates, and the ability to relate their … Continued

School to Recognize 544 Candidates at May Graduation Ceremony

The Program Will Begin at 5:30 p.m., Sunday, May 13, at Hearnes Center Columbia, Mo. (May 1, 2018) — The Missouri School of Journalism will recognize 544 May and August graduates at its 5:30 p.m. commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 13, at the Hearnes Center on the University of Missouri campus. Seating is open, and … Continued

Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival Set for May 9 at the Missouri Theatre

20 Documentary Journalism Students to Premiere Their Projects Columbia, Mo. (May 1, 2018) — On May 9, at the historic Missouri Theatre in downtown Columbia, the Missouri School of Journalism’s Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism will hold its second annual Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival, a showcase of the work of the students … Continued

Jasmin Hampton Selected for the Louis Carr Internship Foundation Program

Strategic Communication Junior Credits Campus Involvement and J-School Training for Her Success Columbia, Mo. (April 30, 2018) — Junior Jasmin Hampton, strategic communication, has been selected for the Louis Carr Internship Foundation (LCIF) program. LCIF provides 12 paid internships in communication to undergraduate students of color during the summer immediately following their freshman, sophomore or … Continued

Associate Professor Tim Vos Elected to AEJMC Leadership Position

He Will Serve as Vice President; Become President in 2020 Columbia, Mo. (April 30, 2018) — Associate Professor Tim Vos has been elected to serve as Vice President of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC). He will serve a one-year term from Oct. 2018 to Sept. 2019, a one-year term as … Continued

Student Teams at CDiG Competition Offer Real-World Industry Solutions

Winning Team Offers Practical Solutions to Address Newspaper Budget Shortfall Columbia, Mo. (April 27, 2018) — A team of students from the Missouri School of Journalism and the University of Missouri Trulaske College of Business was chosen as the winning entry in the 9th annual Entrepreneurship and Media of the Future Center for the Digital … Continued

Recent Photojournalism Graduate Kayla Wolf Competing for National Hearst Award

Earning Respect and Trust Lent Wolf’s ‘Last Best Day’ Images Particular Intimacy By Jennifer Nelson Reynolds Journalism Institute Recent Mizzou alumna Kayla Wolf, BJ ’17, is competing as one of 10 photojournalism semi-finalists in the 2018 Hearst Journalism Awards Program. Wolf will submit an additional photo portfolio as a semi-finalist to be considered for Hearst’s National … Continued

Combining Passions:J-School Guides Young Sports Reporter to Success

By Jennifer Nelson Reynolds Journalism Institute Tashan Reed, a senior at the University of Missouri, has loved writing and watching sports since he was a little kid. As he began thinking about life after high school, it just made sense to combine his two passions and become a sports reporter, he says. When it came … Continued