Five Journalism Faculty awarded Reynolds Faculty Fellowships

Annual endowment will be used for salary supplement and support for teaching and research. Columbia, Mo. (Feb. 19, 2020) — Five University of Missouri journalism faculty have been selected to receive a Reynolds Faculty Fellowship award. These unique fellowships provide support for scholarship and research, in addition to salary enhancements, in recognition of high-quality work. … Continued

Missouri School of Journalism students gain hands-on experience covering Super Bowl, fan experience live from Miami

By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (Feb. 17, 2020) — Missouri School of Journalism seniors Hannah Howard and Amber Raub gained hands-on experience covering the Super Bowl between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers and the fan experience live from Miami for the School’s NBC affiliate television station KOMU-TV. They shot, edited and … Continued

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