PhotoNight to increase focus on diversity themes in media and journalism through 2018-19 speakers

November 14, 2018, 12:02 PM
PhotoNight — a guest speaker series featuring photographers and photojournalists from all around the country — will focus on themes of diversity in the 2018-19 academic year.

MJ-school students take home 8 international collegiate photojournalism awards in 2018 CPOY competition

November 13, 2018, 12:00 AM
MJ-school students won eight prizes, including four golds, in the 73rd College Photographer of the Year competition. UNC MJ-school students have won gold every year since 2009.

Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: David Tinson '96

November 8, 2018, 1:57 PM
Alumnus David Tinson '96 is senior vice president of marketing communications at Electronic Arts, a global leader in digital interactive entertainment with critically acclaimed brands such as The Sims, Madden NFL, EA SPORTS FIFA, Battlefield, Need for Speed and Plants vs. Zombies.

Transformative $10M gift from the Curtis Foundation funds new media center, immersive learning experiences for MJ-school students

November 2, 2018, 4:36 PM
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced today that the Curtis Foundation is investing $10 million to build a state-of-the-art media center and fund immersive learning experiences for UNC School of Media and Journalism students.

Nearly $22 million gift to UNC will fund cutting-edge journalism, medicine and sports

November 2, 2018, 11:33 AM
Story by The News & Observer | Originally published Nov. 2, 2018, on

School of Media and Journalism receives $10 million gift, makes new facility plans

November 2, 2018, 9:59 AM
Story by The Daily Tar Heel | Originally published Nov. 2, 2018, on

UNC-Chapel Hill announces $21M gift to support media and journalism, medicine and athletics

November 2, 2018, 9:53 AM
Story by University Communications | Originally published Nov. 2, 2018, on

Research Publication Roundup: November 2018

November 1, 2018, 12:27 AM
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: Delia D'Ambra '14

October 31, 2018, 2:37 PM
Alumna Delia D'Ambra '14 works as a general assignment and investigative reporter for NBC2 WBBH news in Fort Myers, Florida. Prior to working for NBC2, D'Ambra was a general assignment reporter for NBC29 WVIR news in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Journalism profession engages with prominence of news deserts, study finds

October 22, 2018, 12:00 AM
Story by The Daily Tar Heel | Originally published Oct. 22, 2018, on