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School of Journalism receives $26.1 million donation to create the Novak Leadership Institute

The money was given by 1974 MU graduate David Novak, co-founder and former CEO of Yum! Brands.

J-School introduces new program that aims to increase the number of minority reporters in newsrooms

Executive Director Ron Kelley: “Some of the data shows that the first two years are the toughest part, especially for minority graduates.”

Alum donates $1 million for LGBT journalism education, research

The $1 million estate gift comes from alum Timothy Blair.

Kurpius announced next journalism dean

The former LSU administrator will start at MU on July 1 with a base salary of $240,000.

J-School dean candidate Thor Wasbotten emphasizes the value of adaptability, relevance

Wasbotten said he admires the ‘Missouri Method,’ but believes more could be added to make the J-School even better.

Journalism dean candidate Kurpius wants to focus on students, diversity

Kurpius brings administrative experience from the LSU Manship School of Mass Communications.

Journalism dean candidate Duhé discusses changing landscape, fundraising

Duhé is currently director and professor at Loyola University’s School of Mass Communication.

J-school approves ‘flexible credits’ for graduation

Students will soon be allowed to count up to four additional journalism electives for their degree.

Berkley Hudson brings life’s work to race relations committee

Faculty Council committee was established at Jan. 22 meeting to address race-related issues at MU.

School of Journalism announces $1 million donation

The donation from Walter B. Potter, Jr. will fund a conference on community journalism.

MU acquires radio station from Stephens College

The purchase would allow KBIA to become a nearly all-news station.

School of Journalism announces $10 million donation

The school will receive the donation in 2021 after the foundation closes in 2017.

KOMU wins 4 Missouri Broadcasters Association awards

Two of the station’s on-air staff, Jim Riek and Rosie Newberry, each won awards in addition to the two awarded to the station.

Journalism adviser McReynolds retires after 36 years at MU

McReynolds advised thousands of journalism students, many of whom have moved onto professional journalism.

Students fly drones indoors in new five-week class

The FAA cannot regulate the use drones of indoors.

Journalism dean’s retirement to take effect Aug. 31

Dean Mills will remain at the university half-time as director of the Donald W. Reynolds Fellows Program.

New study proves anger is not the answer

The study was a co-authored by Hyo Kim of Nanyang Technology University in Singapore.

J school pitches technology teaching project

Project organizers have already contacted Apple, Adobe, Google, IBM and Sprint about introducing students to their programs and technologies.

J school pitches technology teaching project

Project organizers have already contacted Apple, Adobe, Google, IBM and Sprint about introducing students to their programs and technologies.