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NPR, Howard Center, CNS Climate Change Collaboration Wins NIHCM Digital Media Award

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 15:24
COLLEGE PARK (6/30/20) — The climate change collaboration from the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism’s Howard Center for Investigative Journalism, NPR and Capital News Service has won a sixth professional prize....
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UMD’s Howard Center Partners With Six Universities To Publish First Part Of Homelessness Investigation

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 09:06
COLLEGE PARK (6/29/20) — Homelessness. It plagues every corner of the country, driving political debate from city halls to the White House as elected leaders try to figure out what to do about the half-million Americans living on our streets....
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Climate Change Collaboration From Howard Center, CNS, NPR Wins SPJ’s First Collaborative Journalism Award

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 12:59
COLLEGE PARK (6/26/20) — The climate change project from the University of Maryland’s Howard Center for Investigative Journalism, NPR and Capital News Service has been named the first winner of the Society of Professional Journalists’ Sigma Delta Chi award for Collaborative Journalism, SPJ...
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Merrill College, City Of Annapolis Cosponsoring Symposium On Importance Of Local Media

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 12:36
COLLEGE PARK (6/23/20) — The University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism and the City of Annapolis are cosponsoring a virtual symposium exploring the role of local media in the current political landscape, on Friday, June 26 from 10:30 a.m. to noon....
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Merrill College’s Naeemul Hassan Awarded $228,000 National Science Foundation Grant For Collaborative Project

Mon, 06/22/2020 - 08:57
COLLEGE PARK (6/22/20) — Dr. Naeemul Hassan, an assistant professor jointly appointed at the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism and College of Information Studies, has been awarded a grant worth more than $228,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF)....
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Merrill College Students, Faculty To Present 12 Research Papers At AEJMC National Conference

Mon, 06/08/2020 - 04:00
COLLEGE PARK (6/8/20) — Several University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism Ph.D. students and faculty have been invited to present their peer-reviewed research at the national virtual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC)...
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Crisis Resources: Your Merrill College Family Is Here For You

Fri, 06/05/2020 - 08:42
Dear Merrill College Graduates,...
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Merrill College’s Chris Harvey Earns Provost’s Excellence Award For Professional Track Faculty

Tue, 06/02/2020 - 12:12
COLLEGE PARK (6/2/20) — Longtime University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism faculty member Chris Harvey has been named a 2019-20 recipient of the Provost’s Excellence Award for Professional Track Faculty, Provost Mary Ann Rankin announced....
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Meet The 2020-21 Howard Center For Investigative Journalism Fellows

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:04
Here are the bios for our terrific corps of eight Howard Center for Investigative Journalism Fellows. Our existing fellows — Aneurin Canham-Clyne, Victoria Daniels, Luciana Perez-Uribe and Gracie Todd — will be joined by Trisha Ahmed, Nick McMillan, Allison Mollenkamp and Kara...
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Merrill College’s DeNeen Brown Appointed To Rank Of Associate Professor With Tenure

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 12:19
COLLEGE PARK (5/27/20) — University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism visiting professor DeNeen L. Brown has been appointed to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure, Dean Lucy A. Dalglish announced. The appointment has been approved by University President Wallace D....
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Merrill College Faculty Members Josh Davidsburg, Karen Denny Promoted To Senior Lecturer

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 13:01
COLLEGE PARK (5/26/20) — University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism faculty members Josh Davidsburg and Karen Denny have both been promoted to senior lecturer, Dean Lucy A. Dalglish announced....
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Commencement Spring 2020: Merrill College Ceremony And Program

Thu, 05/21/2020 - 08:58
While we can’t celebrate in person this spring, the University of Maryland is committed to honoring the accomplishments of our resilient graduates. ...
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Capital News Service Wins 13 MDDC Awards, Including For General Website Excellence

Mon, 05/18/2020 - 10:57
COLLEGE PARK (5/18/20) — The University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism’s Capital News Service won 13 awards and had 12 students recognized in this year’s Maryland, Delaware, District of Columbia Press Association contest....
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Mark Hyman Named Merrill College’s Inaugural George Solomon Endowed Chair In Sports Journalism

Thu, 05/14/2020 - 11:22
COLLEGE PARK (5/14/20) — Veteran journalist, professor, author and lawyer Mark Hyman has been named the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism’s inaugural George Solomon Endowed Chair in Sports Journalism, Dean Lucy A. Dalglish announced Thursday...
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Three Merrill College Students Win Gracie Awards For Projects Published By CNS, ViewFinder

Wed, 05/13/2020 - 12:12
COLLEGE PARK (5/13/20) — University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism students Alicia Cherem ’19, Heather Kim ’20 and Cameron Doney ’20 have won national 2020 Gracie Awards for projects published by the college’s ViewFinder visual storytelling team and Capital News Service....
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Professor Emerita Maurine Beasley Named AEJMC History Division’s First Senior Scholar

Mon, 05/11/2020 - 10:22
COLLEGE PARK (5/11/20) — The History Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication recently named Maurine Beasley, a Professor Emerita at the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism, the first winner of the division’s Senior Scholar Award...
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Houston Chronicle Managing Editor/Content Maria Douglas Reeve ’92, Student Alana Caesar To Speak At Commencement

Wed, 05/06/2020 - 09:26
COLLEGE PARK (5/6/20) — Alumna Maria Douglas Reeve, the Houston Chronicle’s Managing Editor/Content, and graduating senior Vivian Alana Caesar will be the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism’s Spring 2020 commencement speakers....
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Heather Kim ’20 Wins UMD Student Leadership Award

Mon, 05/04/2020 - 12:15
COLLEGE PARK (5/4/20) — Heather Kim ’20, a senior Broadcast Journalism major at the Philip Merrill College of Journalism and an Asian American Studies minor, has won one of the 39th Annual University of Maryland Student Leadership Awards....
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Climate Change Collaboration From NPR, Howard Center, CNS Wins Fourth Major Professional Award

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 08:32
COLLEGE PARK (4/27/20) — The climate change collaboration from the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism’s Howard Center for Investigative Journalism, NPR and Capital News Service has been named the recipient of the prestigious Punch Sulzberger Award for Innovative...
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