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A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

JMC: Celebrate Success

Celebrating the accomplishments and achievements of JMC's exemplary faculty


Featuring: Kim Baltrip

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Kim Baltrip was a finalist for the Commerce Bank Presidential Award for Distinguished Services to Historically Under-represented Students.

“The committee would like to extend its appreciation for all you have done to make Kansas State University a more diverse and culturally competent institution. You are among the most dedicated people on campus when it comes to working with multicultural students. No matter how often you are called upon, you make time to help. The committee looks forward to seeing a future nomination for you as we know you will continue to be a champion for diversity.” –April Mason, Provost and Senior Vice President

Dr. Baltrip will be formally recognized as a finalist at the awards reception on January 23, 2018.  

Featuring: Stephen Wolgast 

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 Stephen Wolgast has been featured as a faculty expert on the media homepage of the Division of Communications and Marketing for his studies in academic dress. Check it out here.



 Featuring: Sara Quinn

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 Sara Quinn organized and emceed "The Future of Media is Visual," a one day conference in London which drew more than 200 attendees from nine different countries. This was the first-ever London event for the Society for News Design, a 40-year old professional organization with members in 27 countries that represents all forms of visual storytelling. Speakers included media leaders from the Washington Post, New York Times, CNN, BBC, Reuters, Politiken (Denmark), South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), Gulf News (UAE) and the Royal Academy of Art.