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Books by Cynthia Barnett, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Environmental Journalist-in-Residence, and John Woodrow Cox, B.S. Journalism 2008, M.S. Business Administration 2010, have been chosen for the Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Books of the Year 2021 list. Barnett’s The Sound of the Sea: Seashells and the Fate…

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Posted: November 28, 2021

La Jolla Mom sees the value in digital journalism and would like to support students who may be pursuing a similar career path. Scholarship Name: La Jolla Mom Communications Scholarship Eligibility: Undergraduate applicants must be majoring in a communications field of study and attend or be planning to attend an accredited…

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Posted: November 24, 2021

Eric Cooks, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications STEM Translational Communication Center Postdoctoral Associate, is the co-author of “Hostile Media Perception on Twitter: The Effect of Mediated Social Identity Cues on Biased Perception” published in the Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media on Nov. 11. Cooks and Anneliese…

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Posted: November 22, 2021

For over 50 years, the American Society of Magazine Editors has sponsored the Magazine Internship Program—a ten-week program for college students at magazines in New York and Washington. Since the program was founded in 1967, 2,000 college juniors and seniors have worked as ASME interns. Nearly 500 have gone on to…

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Posted: November 22, 2021

“Five Questions With…” is a series of profiles of recent CJC graduates and the career paths they chose. Kaitlyn McGrath, B.S. Telecommunication 2014 1. Tell us about your current job? I am a Meteorologist at WUSA in Washington D.C. I deliver the forecast for the noon and 5:30 p.m. newscasts.…

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Posted: November 19, 2021

“Five Questions With…” is a series of profiles of recent CJC graduates and the career paths they chose. Kaitlyn McGrath, B.S. Telecommunication 2014 1. Tell us about your current job? I am a Meteorologist at WUSA in Washington D.C. I deliver the forecast for the noon and 5:30 p.m. newscasts.…

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Posted: November 19, 2021

Frank LoMonte, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Brechner Center for Freedom of Information director, is quoted in “Kansas Allows Private Companies to Hide Public Information” published on kansaspublicradio.org on Nov. 18. Across the country, journalists are struggling to get public documents that involve private companies. Places like Kansas are even…

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Posted: November 19, 2021

The Florida Magazine Student Association (FMSA) is back, and we’re looking for new members! Applications are open for the roles of Vice President, Publicity Director and Treasurer for the Spring 2022 Executive Board. These are all great opportunities to gain leadership experience and network with professionals in the magazine industry!…

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Posted: November 19, 2021

“Five Questions With…” is a series of profiles of recent CJC graduates and the career paths they chose. Olivia Clark, B.S. Advertising 2020 1. Tell us about your current job. I am project coordinator at RPA, an advertising agency based in Santa Monica, California. I work as an internal lead…

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Posted: November 18, 2021

“Five Questions With…” is a series of profiles of recent CJC graduates and the career paths they chose. Olivia Clark, B.S. Advertising 2020 1. Tell us about your current job. I am project coordinator at RPA, an advertising agency based in Santa Monica, California. I work as an internal lead…

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Posted: November 18, 2021

IAB Student Career Day December 7, 2021 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Register Now If you’re considering a career in digital advertising, join this free virtual session with Experian to hear career journey advice from industry experts. Experian will share a company overview, feature panelists sharing how they got to…

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Posted: November 18, 2021

Brent Fannin, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Administrative Support Assistant, is the recipient of the inaugural $25,000 Natural Florida Film Grant from the Project Paradise Film Fund. Fannin will use the grant to direct a short film on Florida springs focusing on issues that are causing their…

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Posted: November 17, 2021