Norm Lewis

Norm Lewis, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism associate professor, has been named to the College’s James M. Cox, Jr. Foundation/The Palm Beach Post Professorship in New Media. The professorship was endowed in 1998 by the James M. Cox Foundation and The Palm Beach Post to support…

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Posted: November 7, 2018

Norm Lewis, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism associate professor, has received a 2018 Fulbright Scholar Award. The award will support Lewis’ 2018-19 academic year sabbatical to teach at the Gulf University for Science and Technology in Kuwait and study data journalism in the Middle East, a…

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Posted: May 1, 2018

Norm Lewis, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism associate professor was quoted in “How the Press Interacts with Mass Shooting Survivors May be a Crucial Part of Recovery” published in the Huffington Post on Feb. 23. The article references a scientific research paper, written by Lewis, CJC…

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Posted: March 7, 2018

Norm Lewis, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications associate professor of Journalism who does research on media ethics, was quoted in “Moonlighting of Florida Legislative Aides May Pose Conflicts” published online in US News & World Report Best States section on Dec. 8. The article focuses on Florida…

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Posted: December 12, 2017

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism Associate Professor Norm Lewis co-authored “Data Journalism and the Challenge of Shoe-Leather Epistemologies” published in the peer-reviewed journal Digital Journalism October 2017 edition. In the paper, co-authored with CJC Doctoral Student Stephenson Waters, Lewis chronicles a study on the effect of…

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Posted: October 17, 2017

Eight University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications faculty are the inaugural recipients of UF’s term professorships recognizing academic achievements and supporting the University’s preeminence initiative. UFCJC was granted four term professorships per year to award meritorious faculty for success in academic achievement — teaching, scholarship (research/creative activity) and service. Spring…

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Posted: May 2, 2017

Ashley Lombardo, B.S. Journalism 2016, recently received eleventh place in the Feature Writing Category in the 57th annual William Randolph Hearst Foundation’s Journalism Awards Program. Lombardo wrote a powerful story about sex trafficking in Gainesville for Journalism Professor and Department Chair Ted Spiker’s Advanced Magazine Writing class last spring. The…

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Posted: January 6, 2017

MediaShift published a story from University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Assistant Journalism Professor Norm Lewis on June 7, 2016. How Data Journalism Changed the University of Florida chronicles the efforts of Lewis and Mindy McAdams, Knight Chair for journalism technologies, to create courses in both data journalism and programming…

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Posted: June 10, 2016

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism students Taylor Bello and Paige Levin have received prestigious Dow Jones News Fund Internships (DJNF). DJNF provides paid summer internships in digital media, business reporting, news editing and data journalism for juniors, seniors and graduate students. Bello was selected for the news…

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Posted: May 12, 2016

Columbia Journalism Review Delacorte Fellow David Uberti quotes Journalism associate professor Norm Lewis in a column published Nov. 18, 2014 titled “Journalism has a plagiarism problem. But it’s not what you think” for CJR‘s “Behind the News” blog. Lewis was quoted towards the end of the column about his studies on…

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Posted: November 21, 2014

Journalism Associate Professor Norman Lewis is quoted in the Sept. 16, 2014 article on Poynter.org, “Is it original? An editor’s guide to identifying plagiarism.”

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Posted: September 17, 2014

  Professor Clay Calvert and Professor Norm Lewis participated in a MyCJC Speaker Series for the College of Journalism and Communication’s social media journalism class on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Professor Calvert spoke about the legal facets of social media in which he compared the journalism style as “new wine being…

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Posted: January 24, 2013