News

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 dailytarheel.com

Dana McMahan threads together fashion and creation at UNC

October 21, 2018, 12:00 AM
Story by The Daily Tar Heel | Originally published Oct. 21, 2018, on dailytarheel.com

WANTED: Knight Chair in Digital Advertising and Social Media

October 16, 2018, 11:42 AM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is seeking a Knight Chair in Digital Advertising and Social Media to serve as a leading expert in digital advertising, social media platforms and business strategies with a foundation in advertising theory and practice.

New report, website examine expansion of news deserts in U.S. communities

October 15, 2018, 3:34 PM
The UNC Center for Innovation and Sustainability in Local Media at the UNC School of Media and Journalism has released its latest report on the emergence and expansion of news deserts — communities with limited access to credible, comprehensive news — in the United States.

Tar Heel Talks: Political expression through digital media with Associate Professor Deen Freelon

October 15, 2018, 12:30 PM
Deen Freelon is an associate professor in the UNC School of Media and Journalism whose research covers two major areas of scholarship: 1) political expression through digital media and 2) data science and computational methods for analyzing large digital datasets.

WANTED: Business Officer

October 8, 2018, 5:16 PM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is seeking a Business Officer to provide broad-based support to the school, affiliated foundation, and in support of research endeavors of faculty/students, as well as payroll accounting.

'America's premier media commentator' Ken Auletta to deliver 2018 Reed Sarratt Distinguished Lecture

October 8, 2018, 12:45 PM
Ken Auletta, staff writer for The New Yorker and author of 11 books, will deliver the Reed Sarratt Distinguished Lecture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism on Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 4 p.m. in 111 Carroll Hall.

WANTED: Communications Project Manager

October 4, 2018, 11:56 AM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is seeking a Communication Project Manager to lead the strategy, production, planning and evaluation of the marketing and communication efforts of the Center for Innovation and Sustainability in Local Media, highlighting and amplifying the work of our faculty members and our initiatives.

Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: Patrick Winn '03

October 3, 2018, 4:21 PM
Alumnus Patrick Winn '03 is the Asia correspondent at Public Radio International, where he focuses on the process of redefining the portrayal of criminals in Southeast Asia.