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Courage in Student Journalism Award Recipients

Student newspaper editors from Wisconsin and Pennsylvania who waged nationally publicized battles against school retaliation for journalism addressing issues of social concern are the winners of the 2014 Courage in Student Journalism Award. Tanvi Kumar, former editor-in-chief of Cardinal Columns at Wisconsin’s Fond du Lac High School and co-editors Gillian McGoldrick and Reed Hennessy of The Playwickian at Pennsylvania’s Neshaminy High School will share the Courage award, presented annually to recognize students who show exceptional fortitude in overcoming adversity to b...

The Kent State University College of Communication and Information invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication to start July 2012. The Qualifications: Candidates should be senior scholars or professionals working in journalism, advertising, public relations and/or electronic media with a distinguished record of leadership and achievement.  They should possess: The vision to recognize and address the challenges and opportunities emerging in a rapidly changing media landscape. A desire to engage faculty...