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

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

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

Pete Ozias Wins University of Missouri 2019 March Service Champion Award

Columbia, Mo. (March 29, 2019) — Pete Ozias, director of undergraduate advising, has received the University of Missouri Service Champion Award for March. The award recognizes outstanding staff members who go above and beyond what is expected. The Staff Advisory Council selects one person each month for this honor. Ozias received a variety of thoughtful … Continued

6 Missouri Journalism Professors Awarded Hearst Faculty Fellowships

The Competitive Grants Will Advance the School’s Strategic Plan Columbia, Mo. (March 22, 2019) — Six Missouri School of Journalism faculty have been selected to receive a William Randolph Hearst Faculty Fellowship grant for the 2019-20 academic year. The fellowships are part of a two-year, $150,000 grant awarded to the School to help support initiatives … Continued

Missouri Journalism Senior Wins Prestigious Overseas Press Club Foundation Award

Daphne Psaledakis Among 16 Winners Chosen from 175 Applicants from 50 Colleges/Universities Nationwide New York City (March 6, 2019) — Daphne Psaledakis, a senior at the University of Missouri, received an Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholar Award at the Foundation’s 2019 Annual Scholar Awards Luncheon held at the Yale Club in New York City. C.J. … Continued

Columbia Missourian Sports Section Scores Big with Associated Press Sports Editors Awards

National Contest Recognizes Excellence in Professional Sports Writing Columbia, Mo. (March 6, 2019) — The Columbia Missourian and 16 Missouri School of Journalism sports reporters have received Top 10 recognition from the Associated Press Sports Editors competition for work produced in 2018. Professional sports editors and journalists from across the nation selected the winners during … Continued

12 Journalism Students Selected for Mizzou ’39 Honors

Seniors Recognized for Their Leadership, Service and Academic Achievements Columbia, Mo. (Feb. 27, 2019) — Twelve Missouri School of Journalism students are among the 39 selected for Mizzou ’39. The award, given by the Mizzou Alumni Association Student Board, recognizes 39 outstanding seniors across all majors for their leadership, service and academic achievement throughout their … Continued

Visual Arts Showcase Allows Photojournalism Student to Display Her Artistic Side

Emmalee Reed and Two Other J-Schoolers Among 50 Competing for $8K in Professional Development Awards By Nate Brown Columbia, Mo. (Feb. 11, 2019) — University of Missouri sophomore Emmalee Reed says her mom wanted her to go to art school after graduating from high school. Reed had won a statewide art contest in Arkansas and … Continued