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University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications students, staff and alumni have received more than 125 awards for their work in print, radio, television and online. The Hearst Journalism Awards competition garnered two national championships for CJC.  Telecommunication senior Delores Hinckley and Telecommunication junior David Jones were first place…

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Posted: July 22, 2019

Study abroad students step out of the classroom and into the kitchen for an authentic Italian cooking lesson.                

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Posted: June 11, 2018

  As a 2016 graduate of the College of Journalism and Communications, Edwin Exaus majored in Journalism with a concentration in Psychology. His academics were supplemented by a variety of leadership positions, providing a well-rounded educational experience. Exaus’ involvement included being Director of Fashion Exclusive, a member of the Florida…

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Posted: January 12, 2018

Graduate students in University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications online master’s specializations in Social Media and Global Strategic Communication in partnership with Winterfell Tours, developed a communication marketing plan to promote one of the only “screen tourism” locales in the world for the award-winning HBO show “Game of…

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Posted: December 14, 2017

Angela Buonocore always loved writing but, like many freshly minted graduates, was not quite sure what she wanted to do with her life.  As it turns out, she quickly found her calling. Angela, who retired from corporate life in December 2014, is a former member of the Public Relations Advisory…

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Posted: May 24, 2017

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications today announced that Frank LoMonte is the new director of the Joseph L. Brechner Center for Freedom of Information. The Brechner Center, located in the College, is a non-profit educational center addressing issues around freedom of information, libel, privacy, prior restraints,…

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Posted: March 29, 2017

35th Annual AJHA Convention St. Petersburg, Florida Oct. 5 – 9, 2016 PAPER SESSION: Bernell Tripp, University of Florida, “John Q. Adams’ Western Appeal: Voice of Black Midwesterners in the Midst of Accommodation” ? Several historians have characterized the Boston Riot of 1903 as a catalyst that widened the gap between…

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Posted: October 13, 2016

La estación de radio de la Universidad de Florida, WUFT-FM, transmitirá un noticiero en español producido por estudiantes a partir del 18 de febrero. El programa de 30 minutos, llamado “Noticias WUFT”, se transmitirá todos los jueves a las 11 de la noche y cubrirá noticias locales, estatales, nacionales e…

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Posted: February 9, 2010

All student organizations in the College have been invited to participate. Stop by to find out how you can become a member of one of the many student organizations in the College. Wednesday, October 4th in Weimer Hall courtyard 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free pizza and drinks at 12…

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Posted: October 2, 2006

The University of Florida will soon have the next student chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. The informational meeting will be held Tuesday, April 25, 2006 at 7 p.m. in Reitz Union room 346. NAHJ offers students a network of the best and brightest Hispanic-Latino journalists in the…

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Posted: April 19, 2006

The Association of Black Communicators (ABC) presents the “Communicating Out of the Box” Media Conference on Saturday, April 1 from 8:30 a.m. -2 p.m. in 1064 Weimer Hall. The conference is free and open to all students. Schedule 8:30 a.m. – 9 a.m. Registration (Weimer Hall Courtyard) 9 a.m. –…

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Posted: March 29, 2006

The Journalism and Communications College Council (JCCC) will be accepting nominations for its executive board for the 2006-2007 school year. All those interested in getting involved with JCCC should attend the meeting on Thursday, March 23, 2006, at 6:30 p.m. in Weimer 1074. Applications will also be accepting for those…

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Posted: March 21, 2006