KBIA-FM, KOMU-TV Win 8 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards

The Radio and Television Digital News Association Awards Recognize the Best in Electronic Journalism Columbia, Mo. (April 30, 2019) — The Radio and Television Digital News Association has awarded KBIA-FM six prestigious Edward R. Murrow Awards for its work as a small-market radio station and one in the large-market category in Region 5 . KOMU-TV … Continued

Graduate Student Dan Schwartz is 2019 Smith/Patterson Science Journalism Fellow

Schwartz Will Report on How Andean Communities in Peru Are Adapting to Climate Change and the Loss of Glaciers Columbia, Mo. (April 24, 2019) — Journalism master’s student Dan Schwartz will report on how mountain communities in Peru are using ancient technology to adapt to climate change and the loss of glaciers as this year’s … Continued

Associate Professor Emeritus Clyde Bentley Completes Fulbright Specialist Fellowship

Six-Week Program Had Bentley Teaching Journalism Students at University of Ljubljana in Slovenia Columbia, Mo. (April 24, 2019) — Missouri School of Journalism Emeritus Associate Professor Clyde Bentley recently completed a six-week Fulbright Specialist fellowship at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia. Bentley taught both undergraduate and graduate students in the University of Ljubljana’s journalism … Continued

Professor Emeritus Receives Distinguished Service to Broadcast Journalism Award

Kent Collins Named Edward L. Bliss Award Winner for Significant Contributions Columbia, Mo. (April 18, 2019) — Professor Emeritus Kent Collins is the 2019 recipient of the Edward L. Bliss Award for distinguished service to broadcast journalism education by the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC). The award will be presented to … Continued

DC Symposium to Discuss Social Media and the First Amendment

Missouri-Hurley and Price Sloan Symposium Will Be Held April 25 in Washington Columbia, Mo. (April 17, 2019) — Is the First Amendment still relevant in the age of social media? How can we be sure that what we’re reading and watching is true? What can social media platforms do to curtail the spread of misinformation … Continued

Journalism Professor named Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Advertising

Shelly Rodgers to serve three-year term. Columbia, Mo. (April 16, 2019) — Shelly Rodgers, professor of strategic communication at the Missouri School of Journalism, has been selected as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Advertising (JA). Rodgers is only the third woman and the first individual at the University of Missouri to serve as editor-in-chief in … Continued

Missouri Journalism Master’s Student Chosen for Global Ethics Fellowship

Alexis Allison Joins Groundbreaking Program for Journalism Students and Early-Career Journalists New York (April 11, 2019) — Alexis Allison, a master’s student at the Missouri School of Journalism, is one of 14 journalism students and early-career journalists chosen for the 2019 Journalism Program of the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE). … Continued

Journalism School to Host Journalist and Author Lisa Palmer

Drawing on Her Global Reporting, Palmer Will Discuss the Future of Food Security and Sustainable Food Systems Columbia, Mo. (April 9, 2019) — The Missouri School of Journalism will welcome journalist and author Lisa Palmer on Thursday, April 25 at 6 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium, 88 Gannett Hall on the University of Missouri Columbia campus. … Continued