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Posts Tagged ‘College of Communication & Information Sciences’

UA-housed APR Sweeps Regional Murrow Awards

Alabama Public Radio, housed at The University of Alabama, won four-of-four awards in the small market radio category in the Radio Television Digital News Association’s Edward R. Murrow Awards for District 9.

Two UA PR Students Win National Minority Scholarship

A pair of students from The University of Alabama’s department of advertising and public relations has been selected recipients of the 2013 LaGrant Foundation Scholarship for ethnic minority students studying advertising, marketing or public relations.

UA-housed ASPA Names Award Recipients

Two high school seniors from Tuscaloosa and one from Madison have been named winners in the Alabama Scholastic Press Association’s annual awards. The ASPA is housed at The University of Alabama.

UA’s Plank Center Hosts ‘Finding That First Job’ Webinar

The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations will host a free webinar, “Building Your Brand & Finding That First Job” on Tuesday, April 23, from 11 a.m. to noon CDT.

UA Advertising Students’ Work to be Showcased in New York City Show

Student work from University of Alabama advertising classes will be featured in a Creative Week New York City exhibit that will be viewed by hundreds of industry professionals.

UA Junior Wins Regional Advertising Scholarship

Katie Bontrager, an advertising and public relations major at The University of Alabama, has been awarded the American Advertising Federation’s District 7 Jan Gardner Scholarship.

UA Student Wins National Poetry Interpretation Championship

Senior Thaddeus Fitzpatrick led The University of Alabama’s speech and debate team to its first top-five national finish since 2006.

UA’s First Black Warrior Film Festival to Host Films, Speakers

The Black Warrior Film Festival will be a free all-day event held at The University of Alabama’s Reese Phifer Hall Saturday, April 13.

Emmy-winning Seinfeld Director to Hold Book Signing at UA

Tom Cherones, Emmy Award-winning director of “Seinfeld” and “NewsRadio,” will hold an April 11 book signing on The University of Alabama campus for his first novel.

UA’s C&IS Honors Outstanding Alumni

The University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences recently recognized a number of alumni for their outstanding achievements.