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Professor Seth Noar recognized on 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list

November 27, 2018, 12:59 PM
UNC School of Media and Journalism Professor Seth Noar has been recognized on the 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list for his work in health communication. His articles rank in in the top 1 percent of the most-cited works from 2006-16 and are topically categorized in the social sciences area.

Guest op-ed: Challenging young journalists in an age of distrust

November 26, 2018, 12:00 AM
Op-ed in The Daily Tar Heel | Originally published Nov. 26, 2018, on dailytarheel.com

New MEJO class teaches nonprofit communications

November 19, 2018, 12:00 AM
Story by The Daily Tar Heel | Originally published Nov. 19, 2018, on dailytarheel.com

MJ-school students take home 8 international collegiate photojournalism awards in 2018 CPOY competition

November 19, 2018, 12:00 AM
MJ-school students won eight prizes, including four golds, in the 73rd College Photographer of the Year competition. UNC MJ-school students have won gold every year since 2009.

WANTED: Assistant Director of Career Services

November 16, 2018, 3:00 PM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is seeking an Assistant Director of Career Services to provide a range of career preparation programs and advising for nearly 1,000 undergraduate and 50 master's students.

PhotoNight to increase focus on diversity themes in media and journalism through 2018-19 speakers

November 14, 2018, 12:02 PM
PhotoNight — a guest speaker series featuring photographers and photojournalists from all around the country — will focus on themes of diversity in the 2018-19 academic year.

CABJ aims to increase diversity in media and journalism

November 12, 2018, 12:00 AM
Story by The Daily Tar Heel | Originally published Nov. 12, 2018, on dailytarheel.com

Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: David Tinson '96

November 8, 2018, 1:57 PM
Alumnus David Tinson '96 is senior vice president of marketing communications at Electronic Arts, a global leader in digital interactive entertainment with critically acclaimed brands such as The Sims, Madden NFL, EA SPORTS FIFA, Battlefield, Need for Speed and Plants vs. Zombies.

Transformative $10M gift from the Curtis Foundation funds new media center, immersive learning experiences for MJ-school students

November 2, 2018, 4:36 PM
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced today that the Curtis Foundation is investing $10 million to build a state-of-the-art media center and fund immersive learning experiences for UNC School of Media and Journalism students.

Nearly $22 million gift to UNC will fund cutting-edge journalism, medicine and sports

November 2, 2018, 11:33 AM
Story by The News & Observer | Originally published Nov. 2, 2018, on newsobserver.com