Five journalists have been selected as 2013-2014 Ted Scripps Fellows in Environmental Journalism at the University of Colorado Boulder. The new fellows are nationally and internationally recognized journalists whose areas [...]
Two members of the Journalism & Mass Communication faculty were honored recently by students for their teaching skills and personal support. Assistant Professor Hun Shik Kim and adjunct instructor Noah [...]
CU Journalism & Mass Communication students are reaping the benefits of a revamped internship and career services program that connects them directly to employers through an easily accessible online [...]
JMC Associate Professor Liz Skewes grappled with a big question recently: “Can Your Vote Be Bought?” Speaking to CU-Boulder’s Denver alumni group, Skewes talked about her research on political advertising [...]
Recent violent reactions to a YouTube video that mocks the Prophet Mohammed sparked debate and discussion about cultural clashes and misunderstandings surrounding Islam. CU Journalism & Mass Communications Professor [...]
Forty-one Journalism and Mass Communication students took home $186,000 in awards at our annual scholarship banquet. The students were recognized by a variety of generous donors for outstanding academic achievement [...]
A conference hosted by JMC’s Center for Environmental Journalism is exploring how the science of climate change intersects with politics and culture. The conference on Culture, Politics and Climate Change [...]
As a new year and the spring semester begin, the University of Colorado Boulder is welcoming the first class of journalism students entering under a new undergraduate degree structure called “Journalism Plus” that CU officials say will create better journalists, better news content and, over time, a more informed society.
JMC students, alums and staff traveled to Las Vegas recently for the 2012 Unity Journalists convention. Unity brings together several national journalism groups to advocate for outstanding news coverage about [...]
CU journalists covered Boulder’s Flagstaff wildfire and shared their video story with local radio station KUNC 91.5. Grad student Beth Bartel and instructor Paul Daugherty were on the scene shortly [...]
Amanda Leigh Mascarelli (MA ’06) writes about science, health and the environment for major publications like Audubon, Nature, High Country News, Los Angeles Times, Science News for Kids and The New York Times. She’s [...]
JMC Newsgathering master’s students Breanna Draxler, Ted Burnham and Mass Communication Research student Brendon Bosworth have launched an online environmental magazine The Boulder STAND. Associate Professor Tom Yulsman, co-director of [...]
JMC alumna Krisanne Johnson received the prestigious W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography in 2011 in recognition of her project, “I Love You Real Fast.” Johnson has been documenting the [...]
The online publication Climate Central is publishing a two-part series on the water woes of the Colorado River Basin co-authored by Professor Tom Yulsman and environmental journalism master’s student Brendon [...]
Master’s students Jordan Wirfs-Brock, Lauren Seaton and Andrea Sutherland and the I-News Network reported on a loophole in Colorado’s medical marijuana rules that means thousands of pounds of surplus marijuana [...]
Kelly Kennedy (MA ’07) is one of two recipients of certificates of merit from the judges in the Oakes Award for excellence in environmental journalism. Kennedy, a reporter for the Military Times was sited for the work, a Web-only project, about the health hazards of burn-pit smoke to soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan. Her new book "They Fought for Each Other" is about Charlie Company, a regiment that had the most casualties of any U.S. battalion since Vietnam.