The School of Journalism and Electronic Media awarded 28 scholarships at its annual honors convocation, in addition to other awards. Congratulations to all the outstanding students recognized at the convocation!
Virginia Hughes will give the University of Tennessee’s annual Alfred and Julia Hill Lecture on Tuesday, March 29 at 8 p.m. in the College of Nursing Auditorium. Hughes’ Hill Lecture is free and open to the public.
A segment documenting the “Eyes on LaFollette” project for the PBS program, Tennessee Crossroads, has won a Mid-South Regional Emmy Award. Will Pedigo and Matthew Emigh, both former students of Professor Heller and participants in the project as students in 1999, produced the segment for Nashville station WNPT.
Xu “James” Zhang’s article, Visual Framing of the European Refugee Crisis in Der Spiegel and CNN International: Global Journalism in Visual Reporting, won a Top Paper the International Communication Association in the Global Communication and Social Change division.