Students Gain Hands-On Experience Developing Campaigns to Attract Audiences to Boxing

Fox Sports has option to implement winning team’s marketing ideas By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Missouri (May 29, 2019) — Four undergraduate strategic communication teams gained hands-on marketing experience this spring as they developed national marketing campaigns to increase viewership of Premier Boxing Champions on Fox Sports. As part of its Fox Sports University (FSU) program, … Continued

Missouri School of Journalism Students Gain Hands-On Experience Working for Fee-Based Clients

AdZou’s Impact? $5,000 in One Day. By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (May 17, 2019) — Twenty-eight teams consisting of 211 strategic communication seniors from the Missouri School of Journalism tackled creative marketing and advertising campaigns for 18 local and regional clients this semester as part of AdZou, the School’s fully-integrated strategic communication agency. The seven- … Continued

Students Bring Home the Gold in Fox Sports University Competition

Columbia, Mo. (July 27, 2018) — Strategic communication student Shelby Connelly had hoped to work in the Fox Sports lab as part of the AdZou capstone since she was a sophomore. Little did she know that she would be one of seven students on Team Black and Goal during the 2018 spring semester who won … Continued

Four Journalism Faculty Awarded Hearst Fellowship Grants

The Two-Year, $150,000 Grant Funds Faculty Salary Supplements and Support for Research Columbia, Mo. (June 27, 2018) — Four University of Missouri Journalism faculty have been selected to receive a William Randolph Hearst Faculty Fellowship grant. The fellowships provide salary enhancement and program and research funding. The Hearst Faculty Fellowships were established in 2017 at … Continued

Missouri Strategic Communication Students Plan and Conduct Regional Spelling Bee

Event Provided J-Schoolers with Real Work Experience in PR, Event Planning and Promotion By Nate Brown Reynolds Journalism Institute Columbia, Mo. (March 16, 2018) — The highlight of 13-year-old Lauren Holsapple’s day was winning the Columbia Missourian Regional Scripps National Spelling Bee, which was held March 13 at the Missouri School of Journalism. The best … Continued

Missouri School of Journalism Earns National Accreditation

The Report Noted ‘the School Continues to Be One of the Best Programs in the Country’ Chicago (May 3, 2017) — The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications unanimously voted to reaccredit the Missouri School of Journalism at the group’s April 28 meeting in Chicago. The School was found to be in … Continued

New ‘Inside Sports’ Feature Is Available on Twitter, Blog and Video

The Report Will Highlight Sports Reporting and Promotional Opportunities Available to Missouri Students Columbia, Mo. (April 20, 2017) — “Inside Sports” at the Missouri School of Journalism is a new social media-video feature that will highlight the access and opportunities University of Missouri students have to tell sports stories for news or promotional purposes. The … Continued

School of Journalism Students Coordinate Public Health Effort with State

Three Strategic Communication Students Create a Toolkit for Agencies to Highlight Public Health in Missouri Columbia, Mo. (April 10, 2017) — The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) teamed up with the Missouri School of Journalism to educate citizens and key stakeholders about the importance of funding public health programs. Three strategic communication … Continued