Stacey Woelfel Is RJI’s New Drone Director

Stacey Woelfel, a professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and the director of the Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism, will be adding some new oversight duties to his portfolio as the new director of aerial journalism at the Reynolds Journalism Institute. In this role, Woelfel will be overseeing the institute’s four-drone fleet, … Continued

Career Awareness Day to Focus on the Importance of Storytelling

The ‘Communicating News About Science and Agriculture’ Conference Will Be Held on Friday, Nov. 15, in Chillicothe Columbia, Mo. (June 28, 2019) — An upcoming career awareness day for high school students will focus on the importance of storytelling in sharing news and information. The one-day conference, “Communicating News About Science and Agriculture,” will be … Continued

Documentary Journalism Students to Premier Their Films at Third Annual Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival on May 15 at the Missouri Theater

14 Students Will Be Showing Short Documentary Films Over Three Different Time Blocks Columbia, Mo. (May 9, 2019) — The Missouri School of Journalism’s Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism will hold its third annual Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival on May 15 at the Missouri Theater in downtown Columbia, Mo. The festival is a showcase of the … 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

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

Stacey Woelfel to Be Honored by Mizzou Alumni Association

Annual MAA Recognition Celebrates Outstanding Service and Professional Accomplishments Columbia, Mo. (Nov. 1, 2018) — The Mizzou Alumni Association (MAA) will honor 14 outstanding faculty and alumni Nov. 9 at its 51st annual Faculty-Alumni Awards Ceremony in the Reynolds Alumni Center. The Distinguished Service Award, the Distinguished Faculty Award and 12 Faculty-Alumni Awards will be … Continued