Igniting the public conversation

April 8, 2019, 11:09 AM
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Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: Ilana Finley '00

April 4, 2019, 4:08 PM
Alumna Ilana Finley '00 is currently the vice president of global communications and social impact at Converse in Boston. She previously served as the senior director of communications for Nike, Inc.

Research Publication Roundup: April 2019

April 1, 2019, 3:29 PM
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Student-produced reports on North Carolina state parks to air April 2019 on UNC-TV

March 29, 2019, 1:53 PM
A video series about environmental challenges in western Carolina will air in April 2019 on North Carolina Public Television. The stories were produced by students in the UNC School of Media and Journalism in collaboration with UNC-TV’s science program, Sci NC.

Nine MJ-school students inducted into Phi Beta Kappa honor society

March 29, 2019, 9:53 AM
Phi Beta Kappa, the prestigious academic honorary society founded in 1776, recently inducted nine students from the UNC School of Media and Journalism as new members.

Marshele Carter receives APPLES Teaching Excellence Award for commitment to service-learning

March 28, 2019, 11:21 AM
Lecturer Marshele Carter was nominated for the 2019 APPLES Teaching Excellence Award by students, faculty and community partners.

School of Media and Journalism accepts students through the new admission process

March 28, 2019, 9:46 AM
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Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: Anu Anand '95

March 27, 2019, 3:29 PM
Alumna Anu Anand '95 is the host of Marketplace Morning Report from the BBC World Service, a global business program produced jointly by Marketplace and the BBC. 

Alexander Trowbridge ’09, making you laugh and making you think at The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

March 22, 2019, 1:05 PM
Being funny full-time is a serious business. Just ask UNC School of Media and Journalism alumnus Alexander Trowbridge ’09, a producer at The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, whose journey to the Ed Sullivan Theater is filled with restless ambition and more than a dollop of drive. It should be noted that his workplace is #1. The CBS network's late night comedy show averages 692,000 viewers nightly in the coveted 18–49 age group, putting it just ahead of the competition, The Hollywood Reporter noted earlier this month.

Innovation capital

March 22, 2019, 9:51 AM
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