Six faculty members, 11 graduate students and three alumnae will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism May 25-29, 2017, at the 67th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association in San Diego.
Riley Reid, an advertising senior in the MJ-school, spent two weeks in Cannes last summer, with his friend and one of his co-producers Stuart Schrader thanks to the MJ-school's John Sweeney Experience Award.
Chris Wallace, anchor of Fox News Sunday, will give this year’s Roy H. Park Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, April 6, at the UNC School of Media and Journalism. The lecture — America Under President Trump: A View From Washington — will be held in the Carroll Hall auditorium beginning at 5 p.m.
Assistant Professor Adam Saffer’s research takes a network perspective to investigate a range of communication questions around how the concepts of social networks and social capital work in public relations, political communication and health communication.
The N.C. Halls of Fame in Journalism, Advertising and Public Relations have been reconstituted as the N.C. Media and Journalism Hall of Fame. In its inaugural gala, all members of the former Halls will be honored along with five 2017 honorees. The gala will include a reception, dinner and ceremony on Friday, April 7.
The Senior Legacy Campaign is the MJ-school’s senior giving initiative aimed at providing the school with resources that help to maintain its status among the top journalism schools in the nation. Seniors who make their legacy gift to the MJ-school will receive an invitation for a special senior breakfast on LDOC, Friday, April 28, 2017.
A new report from the UNC School of Media and Journalism’s Center for Innovation and Sustainability in Local Media examines the rise of a new type of newspaper owner and the concerns this change raises.