Herbert Lowe

Herbert Lowe, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism lecturer, is the author of “America Owes Bryan Monroe a Debt of Gratitude” published on theundefeated.com on Jan. 16. Lowe writes about the late Bryan Monroe, former vice president and editorial director at Ebony and Jet magazines in Chicago.…

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Posted: February 23, 2021

Harrison Hove and Herbert Lowe, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism lecturers, and CJC Telecommunication doctoral student Nili Cimand were nominated for 2019/2020 UF Career Influencer Awards. The awards celebrate the collaboration and innovation of those who have had an exceptional impact on a student’s career development…

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Posted: October 22, 2020

Heading home with groceries recently in Gainesville, Florida, I darted my car onto a street in front of an oncoming SUV. A second later, there was a sheriff’s deputy behind me. No reason to believe he even noticed me, but yet my back stiffened in fright. With black men up to…

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Posted: July 14, 2020

Herbert Lowe, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism lecturer, is the author of the opinion article “Black Professor: My Hope for My Students in Fight for Racial Justice” published on cnn.com on June 29. Lowe shares experiences as a Black man in the U.S. and in an…

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Posted: June 30, 2020

Herbert Lowe, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism lecturer, and Clay Calvert, director of the Marion B. Brechner First Amendment Project, were quoted in “UF Probes Social Media Posts Seen as Racist” published in The Gainesville Sun on June 5. The story focuses on allegations that prospective…

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Posted: June 5, 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

By Taylor Johnson When April Rubin first applied for the NAHJ Facebook scholarship, she found out she was ineligible because of her freshman status. “Since then, I’ve been on the mailing list and just been looking out for the scholarship application to reapply,” said the rising junior at the University…

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Posted: May 27, 2020

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism students collaborated with UF University Relations and the UF Career Connections Center (CCC) to produce 20 stories focusing on the value of CCC’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

Claire Smith is a pioneering, female sports journalist who has been covering baseball for more than three decades, including seven years as a national baseball writer...

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Posted: February 28, 2018

Herbert Lowe, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism lecturer, is the author of “How Students Use Service Learning to Cover Diverse Communities” published in MediaShift on Nov. 13. In the article, Lowe focuses on the multimedia packages created by Marquette University Journalism students in honor of the…

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Posted: November 14, 2017

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications today announced that distinguished journalism professional and educator Herbert Lowe will join the College as a lecturer in journalism and director of its Summer Media Institute. Lowe is the professional in residence in the Journalism and Media Studies Department at Marquette University in…

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Posted: January 6, 2017