Student News

Rita Linjuan Men, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Public Relations associate professor, is the co-author of “Creating a Positive Emotional Culture: Effect of Internal Communication and Impact on Employee Supportive Behaviors” published in Public Relations Review on April 1. The article, co-authored by CJC doctoral student Cen…

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Posted: April 9, 2019

Two University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications students were selected for the International Radio Television Society (IRTS) Summer Fellowship Program in New York City.  Telecommunication junior Kaylin Bailey will intern with the NBC Universal Sales Department and Telecommunication junior Sam Houle will intern at the Television Bureau of…

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Posted: April 4, 2019

Kelly Kelly, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications doctoral student, has received a 2018-19 UF Graduate Student Teaching Award. Each academic year, the UF Graduate School recognizes the best, brightest and most industrious of UF’s graduate teaching assistants for their work as instructors in the classroom and…

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Posted: April 4, 2019

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications doctoral student Yewande O. Addie is the recipient of a grant from the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board for research in Nigeria. Addie’s research specializes in West African public health messaging, cultural communication, health disparities, global media systems and the representation…

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Posted: April 2, 2019

Two University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications students were honored at the UF Campus Movie Fest 2019. Telecommunication senior Will Hinson received the Silver Tripod for Best Director, and Advertising senior Spencer Kane received the Silver Tripod for Best Performance, for the film “Fidelity.” “Fidelity,” conceptualized around the…

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Posted: April 1, 2019

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications (UFCJC) has won the 2018-19 Hearst Journalism Awards Intercollegiate Broadcast competition. UFCJC had the highest accumulated points from the radio and television competitions. Contributing to the point total was the first-place finish for Telecommunication seniors David Jones in Television News and…

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Posted: March 29, 2019

Janice Krieger, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications STEM Translational Communication Center (STCC) director, and STCC postdoctoral Associate Elizabeth Flood-Grady, postdoctoral Research Fellow Samantha Paige, undergraduate Research Assistant Zack Savitsky, and doctoral students Donghee Lee and Rachel Damiani collaborated on “A Pilot Study Determining Comprehension and the Acceptability…

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Posted: March 25, 2019

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications student journalists were honored in the annual National Broadcasting Society-Alpha Epsilon Rho (NBS-AERho) 2018-19 National Undergraduate Student Electronic Media Awards competition. Honorees include: Video Feature Package: Winner, Dolores Hinckley, “Inspiring Cover Girl” Video Feature Segment: Winner, Alexa Lorenzo, “Python Hunters” Video Magazine…

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Posted: March 22, 2019

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications doctoral student Phillip Arceneaux was awarded a Milton Wolf Emerging Scholar Fellowship to attend the 2019 Milton Wolf Seminar on Media and Diplomacy in Vienna, Austria from April 23-26. The theme of the seminar is “The New Global Media (Dis)order in International…

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Posted: March 22, 2019

In the wake of the 2018 midterm elections and a statewide ban on greyhound racing, more than 7,000 dogs needed new homes. The need for adoption was immediate, and word had to spread fast. Three University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications advertising students, senior Nala Velez and juniors…

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Posted: March 21, 2019

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications (UFCJC) students were honored in the 2018 Society of Professional Journalists Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards (MOE) competition. Students were recognized for their work on radio, television, print and online by professional judges with at least three years of journalism experience.…

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Posted: March 12, 2019