MJ-school associate professor receives research grant for work in unhealthy food consumption in Chile

May. 12, 2016, 10:36 AM
UNC School of Media and Journalism Associate Professor Francesca Dillman Carpentier received one of six Explorations in Global Health faculty research grants for her work in unhealthy food consumption in Chile. This year, the UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases is supporting six diverse projects in Nicaragua, Liberia, Zambia, Burkina Faso, Chile and Brazil.

MJ-school Foundation Board president honored for outstanding service to UNC

May. 10, 2016, 2:36 PM
UNC School of Media and Journalism Foundation Board President Jordy Whichard was honored with the 2016 Distinguished Service Medal for his outstanding commitment to UNC and to the General Alumni Association.

UNC MJ-school grants more than $2.3M in scholarships and awards for 2015-16

May. 05, 2016, 11:53 AM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism granted $2,308,166 in scholarships and awards in the 2015-16 academic year. Awards include the Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards, Awards for International Travel and Study, Awards to Support Internships and Graduate Student Scholarships and Awards.

Start Here / Never Stop Podcast: Jeff Mittelstadt '12 (M.A.)

May. 04, 2016, 1:45 PM
Check out Jeff Mittelstadt's conversation with Dean Susan King about his work in wildlife conflict issues through documentary filmmaking.

2016 UNC MJ-school doctoral grads all land academic posts

May. 03, 2016, 10:50 AM
Finding a job after graduation can be a daunting thought for many students graduating across the nation. The doctoral students at the UNC School of Media and Journalism, however, don’t have to worry.

WANTED: Development and Alumni Assistant

May. 03, 2016, 10:05 AM
The School of Media and Journalism is seeking a Development and Alumni Assistant who will provide administrative and technical support for the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs.

Visiting International Scholars program helps build MJ-school global network

May. 02, 2016, 11:34 AM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism's Visiting International Scholars (VIS) program allows students and professionals the unique opportunity to sit in on MJ-school classes without the costs associated with studying abroad.

Faculty and staff excellence awards

Apr. 29, 2016, 10:27 AM
Each year, the UNC School of Media and Journalism recognizes faculty and staff members for their commitment to excellence and their contributions to the school. The 2016 faculty and staff excellence awards were presented Friday, April 29, 2016, at a breakfast in the Freedom Forum Conference Center.

Peabody Award given to MJ-school M.A. alumna Nikole Hannah-Jones

Apr. 28, 2016, 4:44 PM
UNC School of Media and Journalism 2003 Park Fellow master's graduate Nikole Hannah-Jones won a 2016 Peabody Award for her collection of "This American Life" episodes on school segregation called "The Case for School Desegregation Today."

NABJ and NAHJ announce MJ-school senior as 2016 student multimedia project participant

Apr. 25, 2016, 5:14 PM
UNC School of Media and Journalism senior Elise McGlothian has been named a participant for the Student Multimedia Project by the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ).