Student News

Rhina Garcia, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism senior, has received a 2018 UF Presidential Service Award from the David & Wanda Brown Center for Leadership & Service. The award recognizes undergraduate and graduate students who dedicate themselves to promoting social justice, community awareness, and civic…

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Posted: April 10, 2018

Austin Vining, a University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications doctoral student, is the author of “Kids These Days: Are They Really Worse?” published in the Orlando Sentinel on April 4. In the commentary, Vining discusses whether today’s kids have worse behavior and morals than kids did decades ago.…

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Posted: April 10, 2018

Katy Robinson, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications doctoral student, has received a 2017-18 UF Graduate Student Teaching Award. Each academic year, a committee administered by the UF Graduate School selects graduate teaching assistants to be recognized for their excellence in teaching in the classroom and laboratory. Robinson,…

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Posted: April 3, 2018

Clay Calvert, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Marion B. Brechner First Amendment Project director, and Austin Vining, J.D./Ph.D. student, co-authored an article included in the fall issue of the First Amendment Law Review published by the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. “Filtering Fake News Through a Lens…

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Posted: March 30, 2018

Application: Application for Internship with ACDEC-2017-2018  

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Posted: March 27, 2018

Eric Esterline, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications associate director of Sports Journalism and Communications, embarked on a one-week excursion with 11 Telecommunication students to cover Major League Baseball Spring Training. The class trip, held Mar. 5-9, included stops in Tampa, Ft. Myers and Orlando.“While it sacrificed spring…

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Posted: March 22, 2018

The Chrissy Weems Scholarship was created to help the future entrepreneurs and small business owners of our world. All high school seniors who have been selected to attend a college or university and current college students are encouraged to apply. To enter for a chance to receive this $1000 scholarship…

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Posted: March 22, 2018

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism students collaborated with UF University Relations and the UF Career Resource Center (CRC) to produce 20 stories focusing on the value of CRC’s offerings and the students it helps. Students created Career Connections as part of Journalism lecturer Herbert Lowe’s JOU…

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Posted: March 22, 2018

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism senior Gabrielle Calise was selected to participate in the 2018 Berlin Program for Students of Journalism and International Affairs, one of only 15 U.S. students selected for the program. The program is organized by RIAS Berlin Commission, a binational organization for…

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Posted: March 22, 2018

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications (UFCJC) Public Relations faculty and graduate students presented eight papers at the 2018 International Public Relations Research Conference (IPRRC) last week in Orlando.

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Posted: March 13, 2018

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Health Communication doctoral student Rachel Damiani received top honors at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2018 Student Poster Competition in the Science and Society category for “Relating to Researchers: How Citizen Scientists Invest in Learning the Language of Science”. Damiani received the award at the AAAS Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas in February.

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Posted: March 9, 2018

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications online Bachelor’s in Telecommunication – News  was recognized as one of the 15 best online programs by Best College Reviews. UF ranked ninth on the 2018 list based on tuition, customization options within the degree program, both in content and format,…

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Posted: March 7, 2018