4 Missouri Journalism students selected as Summer Welcome leaders

The group answers questions about classes, activities and more for new students. Columbia, Mo. (Feb. 13, 2020) — Questions about classes, student organizations and sporting events: incoming University of Missouri students have lots of questions about all aspects of campus life. Four Missouri School of Journalism students will be among the 37 to help them … Continued

Missouri School of Journalism Senior Shoshana Dubnow wins $2,500 Homer L. Hall Scholarship

The scholarship honors a former Missouri high school newspaper adviser. Columbia, Mo. (Feb. 10, 2020) — Becoming a journalist who makes a difference by instigating positive change is one of Shoshana Dubnow’s biggest career goals. “Every community has its share of injustice,” said Dubnow. “I believe it’s the journalist’s responsibility to not only report on … Continued

Shraddha Sankhe, MA ’14

Shraddha Sankhe, MA ’14, recently moved to Canada. “I am now a digital content specialist at the Canadian Institute for Health Information in Toronto. I was previously a senior communications specialist at Texas A&M University.”

Missouri School of Journalism student Chelsea Roemer named one of eight AWSM Scholars across the nation

Honor includes internship, scholarship Columbia, Mo. (Jan. 28, 2020) — Missouri School of Journalism senior Chelsea Roemer has been named one of eight 2020 AWSM Scholars nationwide by the Association for Women in Sports Media. As part of the honor, she will receive the Joyce-Jenks Family Scholarship and work a paid media relations internship with … Continued

Erin Ceaser

Missouri School of Journalism alum Erin Ceaser thrives at Amazon Studios, looks back fondly on time at MU By Jerry Duggan Erin Ceaser (BJ ’17) has been very successful during her time at Amazon Studios in Los Angeles, spending two years as a member of the publicity and events team before being promoted to events … Continued

Missouri School of Journalism students lead the Columbia Missourian’s yearly Progress Awards

Event aims to recognize members of the community for their contributions to the city. By Jerry Duggan Columbia, Mo. (Jan. 27, 2020) — The Missouri School of Journalism’s student-run events agency, Pri-Mo Events, gained hands-on training as they led the third annual Progress Awards on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, at the Blue Note in downtown … Continued

Marcia Chatelain, BJ ’01

Marcia Chatelain, BJ ’01, recently published “Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America,” which tells the history of fast food’s migration from the suburbs to the inner-city after Martin Luther King’s assassination in 1968. The book, published by Liveright Publishing Corporation, tells a hidden history of race, civil rights, and the social origins of today’s … Continued

Missouri School of Journalism alum Danny Kerth and 30+ Mizzou alumni team up to raise awareness, combat suicide

Columbia, Mo. (Jan. 2, 2020) — Missouri School of Journalism alum Danny Kerth’s life has been shaped by those he lost to suicide. First, it was his father in fourth grade. Then, during his undergraduate years at University of Missouri, he lost two of his friends. At that point, Kerth, BJ ’15, and his collective … Continued

Hillary Gould

HILLARY GOULD is the office support assistant for Professor Randall D. Smith. Professor Smith is the Donald W. Reynolds endowed chair of business journalism at the Missouri School of Journalism, president of Alfred Friendly Press Partners, and co-director of Center for the Digital Globe. Hillary received her Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering with an … Continued