: MU School of Journalism
The new journalism curriculum is now in action with plans to ensure future students will be able to explore more areas of journalism without elective credit hour restrictions or the application process.
Rodgers recently received the 2019 SECU Faculty Achievement Award.
Michael Kearney developed his own software called rtweet to collect mass amounts of user data from Twitter.
Journalism students who are enrolled in a 3000-level course may be eligible for fee reassessment.
Key changes include fewer emphasis areas, elimination of interest areas and changes to specific courses.
The event will be livestreamed on MU’s School of Law and School of Journalism Facebook pages in addition to a live screening in the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute.
An individual’s social life depends less on whether they choose to use social media and more on how well they maintain friendships outside of it.
Berkley Hudson, along with four childhood friends, opened up the first exhibit in Columbia to showcase his 30-year-old project.
Communications law professor Sandy Davidson: “The press should be a watchdog, not a lapdog.”
O’Brien has earned two Peabody Awards, several Emmys and the NAACP President’s Award for her groundbreaking news coverage.
Kurpius discussed how the School of Journalism is moving forward in light of recent events.
The organization hopes to collaborate with the Panhellenic Association, the Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention Center, the Women’s Center and the LGBTQ Center.
“Hopefully it’ll trigger other journalism schools and communication programs to look at this as an area of important study,” Blair said.
“It’s a great university with a fantastic school of journalism and wonderful people, and I can’t wait to get there and become part of that culture and do good work,” he said.
Two of the program’s heads spoke on how the program will work and its ties with the True/False Film Festival.
Students will soon be allowed to count up to four additional journalism electives for their degree.
French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo’s building was attacked on Jan. 7.
The Missourian’s switch to Google surveys to allow unlimited, free access to its content shows an improvement from the previous 24-hour pay wall.
Steffens, who earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana in 1978, is one of six journalism alumni to receive the award this year.
MU alumnae create longform magazine highlighting female voices