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2015 News

Applications sought for Ross Beach Chair of Mass Communications

The A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications invites applications for the position of Ross Beach Chair for Mass Communications beginning Aug. 14, 2016. Applicants must have primary research and teaching expertise in the area of electronic media, broadly defined, in mass communications. A wide range of theoretical and methodological approaches will be considered. Posted Dec. 4, 2015

Miller School seeks multimedia news director to join faculty

The A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Kansas State University is seeking a multimedia news director with the initiative to try the untested, experiment with innovation, and teach quality visual storytelling to our students. Posted Dec. 4, 2015

Rosalyn Durant to give 16th annual Huck Boyd Lecture in Community Media

Rosalyn Durant, senior vice president, College Networks, Programming for ESPN, will be the speaker for the 16th annual Huck Boyd Lecture in Community Media at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 5 in the ballroom of the K-State Alumni Center. Her topic will be "Leadership lessons from an ESPN executive." Posted Oct. 8, 2015

Celebrate News Engagement Day 2015

An initiative of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, "National News Engagement Day" — Oct. 6, 2015 — was created to make engaging with news a priority in society again. Posted Oct. 6, 2015

French group to visit campus, Manhattan and Morganville

Twenty residents of Fèves, France will visit the Kansas State University campus, Manhattan, Morganville and Clay Center Sept. 9-10. Posted Sept. 3, 2015

K-State alumnus Tom Milbourn speaks at JMC Honors Banquet

Tom Milbourn, news anchor for FOX 11 News at WLUK-TV, Green Bay, Wisconsin,  was the speaker at the April 24 honors banquet for the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Kansas State University. He is a 1968 business administration graduate of K-State, and he received his master’s degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Posted April 30, 2015

Gloria Freeland recognized as Communicator of Achievement

Gloria Freeland, director of the Huck Boyd National Center for Community Media and assistant professor in the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications, was honored as the Kansas Communicator of Achievement at the Kansas Professional Communicators conference in Salina on April 24. Posted April 29, 2015

Journalism students win big at Kansas Association of Broadcasters

K-State journalism students won more television awards in the 2015 Kansas Association of Broadcasters competition than any other university in Kansas, with six first places, four second places and four honorable mentions. Posted March 30, 2015

K-State journalism student wins prestigious Telly Award

Maile Widman, senior in mass communications from Lenexa, has won a Bronze Telly Award from the Silver Telly Council for her 30-second public service announcement, "Wildcat Watch PSA." Posted March 27, 2015

Miller School hosts JMC Professionals Day (gallery)

Thirty-five employers visited Kansas State University March 5 to meet with students in the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications and other departments on campus for JMC Professionals Day. Posted March 9, 2015

JMC Professionals Day offers networking opportunity for students

The event on Thursday, March 5, will include student appointments from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and a networking event from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Posted Feb. 17, 2015

Tom Milbourn to speak at JMC honors banquet

The A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications will have its annual honors banquet at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 24, in the ballroom of the K-State Student Union. Posted Feb. 6, 2015