The Iowa State Daily and Ethos magazine were recognized by the Associated Collegiate Press and the College Media Association at the National College Media Convention Oct. 25-28 in Louisville, Kentucky, for work published during the 2017-18 academic year.
Eric Schmalz, community manager of the History Unfolded project at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, will explore Holocaust news coverage in Iowa and other Midwestern states during two lectures on the Iowa State University campus Monday, Nov. 5.
The Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication encourages Greenlee students to submit their best published work for consideration in the 2019 Hearst Journalism Awards competition. Competitions take place throughout the 2018-19 academic year. See post for criteria and details.
Kim Guthrie, President of Cox Media Group and Iowa State University alumna in journalism, will present the Greenlee School’s 2018 Futures Forum, “From the Iowa Cornfield to the New York Boardroom,” Oct. 4. The lecture will begin at 4 p.m. in the Memorial Union Campanile Room. Refreshments will be available at 3:30 p.m.
Sara Wyant, president and founder of Agri-Pulse Communications Inc., the nation’s largest communications firm focused on agricultural and rural policy issues, will present the 2018 William K. Deal Endowed Leadership Lecture Oct. 2 at Iowa State University. Wyant earned a degree in journalism and mass communications from Iowa State in 1980.
The Greenlee School will host the Jump-Start Internship and Networking Fair Oct. 17. The boutique-style fair connects Iowa State University students with employers looking for interns and employees in communications fields.
Associate Professor Joel Geske decided to make a change in his advertising classes after reading survey responses from students who felt left out or not valued when working on team projects. Geske says you must be intentional to be inclusive, both in the classroom and workplace.
William F. “Bill” Tubbs, co-owner and co-publisher of the Eldridge North Scott Press and Wilton-Durant Advocate News and longtime supporter of journalism education, will receive the Greenlee School’s 2018 James W. Schwartz Award. The annual award recognizes distinguished service to journalism and communication.