Student News

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications  alumna Alexa Padron, B.S. Advertising 2020, and Advertising senior Nicole Lopez are the recipients of a 2020 D&AD New Blood Award for their entry “Speak Your Truth” in The LEGO Group Category. The LEGO Group charged students with creating powerful campaigns that…

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Posted: July 28, 2020

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) Chapter has received a national PRSSA 2020 Star Chapter Award. The award honors chapter leadership for providing programming and relationship-building opportunities for students. The UF PRSSA Chapter, which was one of the nine original…

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Posted: July 23, 2020

The application for the Spring 2021 White House Internship Program is now open

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Posted: July 21, 2020

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Posted: July 16, 2020

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications doctoral students Greenberry Taylor and Yewande O. Addie are the co-authors of “’Miracle’ or ‘Medicine’: A Turning-Point Analysis of Patients’ and Physicians’ Shifting Views on Acupuncture” published in Medical Acupuncture on June 2. The work was conducted under the mentorship of UFCJC…

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Posted: June 24, 2020

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications doctoral student Cen “April” Yue  is the lead author of “Examining the Effects of Internal Communication and Emotional Culture on Employees’ Organizational Identification” published in the International Journal of Business Communication on March 31. Yue, Public Relations Associate Professor Rita Men and…

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Posted: June 22, 2020

It pleases me to inform you that we are offering 200 FREE TICKETS to the 2nd Hispanic Media Conference at UTA! Media Trends & Demographics Saturday, August 15, 2020 The Second Hispanic Media Conference will bring together media professionals, scholars, and students to examine media, trends, and demographics shaping the…

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Posted: June 12, 2020

Yu-Hao Lee, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Telecommunication assistant professor, is the co-author of “Emotional Framing of News on Sexual Assault and Partisan User Engagement Behaviors” published in Journalism & Mass Communications Quarterly on June 10. Lee and UF CJC doctoral student Mo Chen examined how emotional…

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Posted: June 12, 2020

Three University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications student journalists were recognized in the 2020 National Hearst Journalism Awards Competition. Mackenzie Behm, B.S. Journalism 2020, placed second in Multimedia, Telecommunication junior Sofia Mingote placed second in Radio Broadcast News, and Valerie Lyons, B.S. Telecommunication 2020, placed fifth in the…

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Posted: June 8, 2020

Camille Respess, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism senior, was one of three college students selected to interview NAACP President Derrick Johnson on “Meet the Press: College Roundtable” featured on streaming channel NBC News Now on June 5. Respess, Anna Salvatore, a Princeton University freshman, and…

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Posted: June 7, 2020

A University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications student film and two news reports were honored in the National Academy of Arts and Sciences (NATAS) 2020 Suncoast Chapter Student Production Awards competition. The winners include: Short-Form Fiction Film: “The Lead” by Madalin Stenzel, B.S. Telecommunication 2019, and Parker Bohner,…

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Posted: June 4, 2020

April Rubin, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism senior, is one of only five students – and the only undergraduate – selected to receive a National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship. The Facebook Journalism Project is committed to supporting the next generation…

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Posted: May 27, 2020