News

WANTED: Full-Stack Developer

February 13, 2018, 3:09 PM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is searching for a Full-Stack Developer to work with the Reese News Lab to help build and maintain new media products that serve the information needs of geographic communities. 

Tucker Carlson, 'one of the world's great contrarians,' to deliver MJ-school's 2018 Park Lecture

February 13, 2018, 10:51 AM
Tucker Carlson — veteran political commentator with stints at CNN, PBS, MSNBC  and FOX News — will give the 2018 Roy H. Park Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, April 12, for the UNC School of Media and Journalism.

Spring 2018 with the MJ-school

February 12, 2018, 12:12 PM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is teeming with activity in Spring 2018. Industry leaders will join faculty, staff, students and community members for public events to discuss critical issues facing our state, nation and world. The MJ-school will also host alumni for regional gatherings and networking events across the country. 

Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: Jason Cooper '01

February 5, 2018, 4:02 PM
Listen in to the Start Here / Never Stop Podcast with MJ-school Dean Susan King and alumnus Jason Cooper '01, a virtual and augmented reality specialist and Chief Digital Officer at Horizon Productions.

UNC 'Bridge Builders' scholarships honor former Walter Spearman Professor Chuck Stone, alumna Nikole Hannah-Jones '03 (MA)

February 5, 2018, 10:11 AM
A new University-wide need-based scholarship program called “The Bridge Builders” will name scholarships after UNC School of Media and Journalism former Walter Spearman Professor Chuck Stone and master's alumna Nikole-Hannah Jones '03 (M.A.).

Five trailblazers to be inducted into NC Media and Journalism Hall of Fame in 2018

February 1, 2018, 4:13 PM
The NC Media and Journalism Hall of Fame will honor five outstanding leaders during a gala dinner and ceremony on Friday, April 13, at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill.

Alumnae accolades, recognition pile up like snowdrifts on a Carolina quad

January 24, 2018, 4:06 PM
This week, foot-high winter snowfall behind us, we here at the UNC School of Media and Journalism are basking in the warm glow of good news about the soaring career trajectories and heartwarming accolades recently received by some of our esteemed graduates.

Student-produced series about North Carolina State Parks to air on UNC-TV

January 5, 2018, 3:32 PM
Three student-produced reports on North Carolina State Parks will appear on North Carolina Public Television in the month of January.

Research Publication Roundup: January 2018

January 1, 2018, 9:49 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.

‘The best job in the world:’ Draggan Mihailovich ’83, longtime ‘60 Minutes’ producer

December 22, 2017, 4:00 PM
For close to two decades now as a producer for CBS’ “60 Minutes,” 11-time Emmy award-winning Draggan Mihailovich ’83 has been tracking down and telling stories for a living.