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Posted: January 24, 2020

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications (UFCJC)online master’s program has been named the top online Media Communications program by Intelligent.com. In November, UFCJC was named Best Online Master’s in Communication by the site. Additional honors include first place in Web Development and second in Public Relations. The…

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Posted: January 16, 2020

The University of Florida provides a free academic access pass to the New York Times. You can create an account using your @ufl email at NYTimes.com/UF. The access allows you to search the New York Times historical archive dating back to 1851. The ability to search thousands of current events…

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Posted: January 14, 2020

The University of Florida sets a new standard as a modern research university, receiving national recognition for both traditional classroom programs and online pathways. UF Online, UF’s online undergraduate experience, has now risen to No. 4 in the country for best online bachelor’s programs according to U.S. News & World…

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Posted: January 14, 2020

The frank 2020 gathering has an exciting volunteer opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students. Please include the following in the Knight Division Digest, if space permits. We’re looking for students with diverse interests, majors and passions to join the frank ambassador team. Ambassadors at frank have the opportunity to join…

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Posted: January 8, 2020

On behalf of the Brown Center for Leadership and Service, we wanted to personally reach out to you to help promote this award opportunity for any of your students who will be graduating in 2020. The Presidential Service Award recognizes graduating undergraduate and graduate students who dedicate themselves to promoting…

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Posted: January 8, 2020

Joseph Salvador, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism senior, has been named to the Sports Journalism Institute (SJI) Class of 2020. Salvador is one of only 16 college students who will attend the SJI boot camp at the Arizona State University Cronkite School of Journalism from…

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Posted: January 6, 2020

Mari Faiello, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism senior, is the recipient of the Association of Women in Sports Media (AWSM) Jim Brennan Scholarship. As an AWSM scholar, Faiello will spend her summer interning at the Orlando Sentinel. She has worked at The Independent Florida Alligator for…

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Posted: January 6, 2020

By Madison Hindo, Public Relations 2020 When Zack Savitsky was applying to colleges, he was torn between his love for English and science. While he was trying to make a decision, he discovered the science communication community and realized the unique field would allow him to combine his passions. From…

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Posted: January 2, 2020

Drew Dees, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Telecommunication junior, is profiled in “A New Wheelchair Will Help This University of Florida Student Journalist Do Stand-Ups – Literally” published on Poynter.com on Dec. 18. Dees diagnoses of cerebral palsy has compromised his body movement and muscle coordination.…

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Posted: December 19, 2019

Ten University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications faculty, adjuncts and students were recognized as 2019 Anderson Scholars. Anderson Scholars Faculty  honorees include Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs and Telecommunication Professor James Babanikos, Rob Hiaasen Lecturer in Investigative Reporting Ted Bridis, Brechner Eminent Scholar in Mass Communications Clay Calvert,…

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Posted: December 13, 2019

Every year, Florida Supervisors of Elections award three $1,200 scholarships to students studying political science, business administration, public administration or journalism/mass communications. Eligible students must have finished two years of junior college or undergraduate work (enough credits for enrollment as a junior). Applicants must be enrolled or accepted as full-time…

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Posted: December 10, 2019