Professor Michael Bugeja spoke about the difference between “media” and “journalism” with WHO anchor and Greenlee alumnus Dan Winters. The segment enjoyed 9,500 views on Facebook. Bugeja’s essay titled “The Fuss” about trigger warnings and microaggressions appeared in Inside Higher Ed and enjoyed more than 150 shares on social media. The Department Chair journal accepted … Continue reading Bugeja reports recent appearances, publications
Professor Michael Bugeja was invited to moderate a panel titled “civil discourse in the media” at Freedom Fest, July 16, at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. Two panelists are Robby Soave of Reason and Charles Cooke of the National Review. The general discussion will be the state of the media and how freedom of speech … Continue reading Bugeja to Moderate Panel at Freedom Fest
Director [Michael Bugeja]() has been named the 2015 Charles E. Scripps Journalism & Mass Communication Administrator of the Year. Established in 1953, the Scripps Howard Foundation’s national journalism awards competition is open to news organizations based in the U.S. and recognizes outstanding print, broadcast and online journalism in 15 categories. Two additional categories honor college … Continue reading Bugeja Named 2015 Journalism Administrator of the Year
Director Michael Bugeja has been elected as representative on the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications, the agency responsible for the evaluation of professional journalism and mass communications programs in colleges and universities. With Bugeja’s election to the Accrediting Council, the Greenlee School now has three faculty members on national committees. [Raluca … Continue reading Director Elected to Accrediting Council
Greenlee School Director Michael Bugeja has been elected as representative on the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications, the agency responsible for the evaluation of professional journalism and mass communications programs in colleges and universities.
Professor Michael Bugeja spent a few days at Bemidji State University earlier this month on a site visit for the Mass Communication Department. “I was impressed with the dedication of the faculty to students there and the radio and television facilities that they have access to,” Bugeja said. He gave advice on stream-lining the curricula, … Continue reading Bugeja Participates on Accrediting Site Team, Submits AEJMC Papers
Michael Bugeja, director, received a citation by the U.S. Treasury Department for his service on the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee. The citation reads, in part: “In gratitude for your distinguished public service to the Secretary of the US Treasury … Your exceptional work has helped the United States Mint fulfill its mission, ensuring that each … Continue reading Bugeja Honored by U.S. Treasury Department
Professor Michael Bugeja won the Scripps Howard Administrator of the Year Award, one of the highest honors in journalism education. Those who shared comments about his contributions in the nominating letter included Gov. Terry Branstad, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, Iowa Board of Regents Executive Director Robert Donley, Former Regents President Craig Lang, ISU President Steven … Continue reading Bugeja Named 2015 Scripps Howard Administrator of the Year