Student Spotlight: Daniella Guzman

Posted On June 27, 2016
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Congratulations to  Daniella Guzman, a junior majoring in Film & Video. Daniella submitted a 30-second video clip for the Meth Project Commercial Contest and was selected as the winner for the regional competition. Colorado Meth Project flew her to Colorado to attend a conference at Series Fest in Denver to showcase her film. Now,… more »

Georgia News Lab in the the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Posted On June 16, 2016
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The latest story form the Georgia News Lab is on the Atlanta Journal-Constitutions’ site. It looks at Metro Atlanta Superior Court judges’ failure to comply with disclosure requirements. Our diverse students worked long and hard on this and did a great job. The entire News Lab class contributed to the story. It was co-written by… more »

Faculty Spotlight: Professor Carrie Freeman

Professor Carrie Freeman’s book “Framing Farming: Communication Strategies for Animal Rights” (2014, Rodopi Press) has been announced as a National Indie Excellence Book Awards finalist in the “social/political change” book category. This is a national book awards competition for independent publishers. To read more about this award click here.

Congratulations to Professor… more »

Faculty Spotlight: Mia Bloom

Dr. Mia Bloom conducts ethnographic field research in Europe, the Middle East, and South Asia and speaks eight languages. She has authored books and articles on terrorism and violent extremism including Dying to Kill: The Allure of Suicide Terror (2005), Living Together After Ethnic Killing [with Roy Licklider] (2007), Bombshell: Women and Terror (2011), and… more »

Online Classes Offered for Fall Semester

Posted On March 31, 2016
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For students interested in learning fully online, please look for two exciting new offerings on GoSolar for the Fall, 2016 term.

Dr. Colleen McEdwards, a 30-year journalism industry veteran and former CNNI anchor and correspondent, will be leading two fully online versions of Journalism 3010 and Journalism 4180.  Advanced Media Writing and Editorial and Critical… more »

Rose B. Johnson Award

Graduate student Zoe Carney and Professor Mary Stuckey have been awarded the Rose B. Johnson Award. The Rose B. Johnson Award is given to “the most outstanding essay” published in Southern Communication Journal in 2015. The essay is Carney, Z. Hess & M. Stuckey. 2015. The World as the American Frontier: Racialized Presidential War Rhetoric. Southern… more »