Twenty-five faculty members and graduate students will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism Aug. 8-12, 2017, at the 100th annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC).
From covering the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro to being invited to Super Bowl Media Week in Houston, students traveled to 19 cities across four different continents in 2016-17, reporting on local news, learning about the international media markets and networking with alumni.
The UNC School of Media and Journalism has a new banner in its future after winning its third-straight Hearst national championship. The win brings the MJ-school's total to seven national championships — five since 2010 — for the Hearst Journalism Awards Program, more than any other university.
For the sixth-straight year, students from the UNC School of Media and Journalism swept the international Society for News Design’s Best of Student Design competition, the top design contest for university students in the world.
The CBC-UNC Diversity Fellowship Program is an intensive hands-on workshop led by professionals at WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina, and the University of North Carolina journalism faculty in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.