Associate Professor Deb Aikat recognized for commitment to inclusion, honored with 2019 Diversity Award

April 29, 2019, 3:34 PM
UNC School of Media and Journalism Associate Professor Deb Aikat will be one of six individuals honored with the University Office for Diversity and Inclusion’s 2019 Diversity Award during a program and reception on Monday, April 29, at 2 p.m. at the Current ArtSpace + Studio.

225 years of Tar Heels: Stuart Scott

April 26, 2019, 11:18 AM
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Hitting a moving target: Nailing down a personal or corporate brand in a dynamic digital age

April 26, 2019, 9:45 AM
The core principle of branding has evolved in the 21st century, shifting emphasis from "what you do" to "who you are." Faculty in the UNC School of Media and Journalism are prepping students for this new era of digital communication, which has seen the growth in popularity of social media as a key platform to market oneself or one's products.

Harvey Awards go to faculty work: housing app, game for hospitalized kids

April 24, 2019, 5:03 PM
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2019 University Teaching Awards

April 24, 2019, 3:37 PM
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Six receive prestigious Massey Awards for meritorious service

April 24, 2019, 10:21 AM
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Sharon Jones, ‘heart and soul of the school,’ honored with University’s Massey Distinguished Service Award

April 24, 2019, 9:00 AM
Sharon Jones, director of student services and assessment at the School of Media and Journalism, has been honored with a 2019 C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Award from the University In recognition of “unusual, meritorious or superior contributions.”

Media and Journalism class debuts documentary project on Venezuelan refugee crisis

April 23, 2019, 11:27 PM
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From the Big Apple to the Windy City: four MJ-school students secure fully funded dream internships in Summer 2019 thanks to Lookout Fellows Program

April 23, 2019, 1:03 PM
The 2019 Lookout Fellows are Brandon Callender '20, Jeremiah Rhodes '20, Stella Shon '20 and Julia Slawek '20.

MJ-school faculty, student recognized with 2019 Chancellor's Awards

April 18, 2019, 9:04 AM
Assistant Professor Joe Cabosky, Professor of the Practice Dana McMahan and senior Caroline Bass ’19 were recognized at the 2019 Chancellor’s Awards ceremony and reception on Tuesday, April 16, in the Great Hall of the Frank Porter Graham Student Union.