News

N.C. loses two journalism icons

August 16, 2018, 11:34 AM
UNC School of Media and Journalism alumni, Dave Jones ’48 and Don Bolden ‘55, both rose to prominence in North Carolina by serving the public interest through quality journalism in North Carolina. Both passed away recently — Jones on July 21 and Bolden on August 2.

MJ-school radio newscast given top national award by RTDNA for second consecutive year

August 10, 2018, 4:00 PM
The Radio Television Digital News Association awarded Carolina Connection, the UNC School of Media and Journalism’s student-produced radio broadcast, its 2018 Student Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Audio Newscast.

Alumnus Doni Holloway '18 named NABJ Student Journalist of the Year

August 7, 2018, 1:43 PM
The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) named UNC School of Media and Journalism recent graduate Doni Holloway its 2018 Student Journalist of the Year.

MJ-school senior named student designer of the year, students sweep international Society For News Design competition for 8th consecutive year

August 6, 2018, 4:55 PM
Tar Heels from the UNC School of Media and Journalism accounted for 21 of the 64 award recipients in the 2018 international Society for News Design's annual Student Design Contest. Of the first place recipients, now-graduate José Valle '18 was recognized as the Student Designer of the Year.

WANTED: Graduate Program Administrative Coordinator

August 2, 2018, 12:00 AM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is hiring a Graduate Program Administrative Coordinator to manage the day-to-day activities of the graduate program.

UNC at annual AEJMC conference in Washington, DC

August 1, 2018, 7:23 PM
Seventeen faculty members, 10 graduate students and various alumni will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism Aug. 6-9, 2018, at the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) in Washington, D.C.

WANTED: Lecturer

August 1, 2018, 12:00 AM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is seeking a lecturer to teach one class for the MJ-school.

Sharoky Fellows Program takes 14 Tar Heels to Capitol Hill for impactful internships

July 26, 2018, 12:00 AM
Thanks to the Sharoky Fellowship Program, 14 students and recent grads from the UNC School of Media and Journalism are living and interning in Washington, D.C., in Summer 2018.

Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: Chris Brown '91 and C.L. Brown '94

July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM
Alumni brothers Chris Brown ’91 and C.L. Brown '94 chat with Dean Susan King about how each of them has made their mark on the media landscape in a variety of ways.

Alumna Jacqueline Charles '94 recognized with most prestigious award given for coverage of the Americas

July 20, 2018, 9:03 AM
UNC School of Media and Journalism alumna Jacqueline Charles '94 — currently the Miami Herald's Caribbean correspondent — was awarded the 2018 Maria Moors Cabot Prize. The Cabot Prize is the most prestigious award given for coverage of the Americas.