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UA Journalism Professor Selected for 2016 Last Lecture Award

Dr. Chris Roberts, the 2016 recipient of The University of Alabama’s Last Lecture Award, will give a talk titled “MAMA CALLED: Lessons Learned by Leaving Alabama and Coming Home Again,” April 20 at 7 p.m. in room 159 Russell Hall.

UA Journalism Student Wins Scripps Howard Award

A University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences student, Matthew Wilson, was named a winner of a Scripps Howard Foundation collegiate reporting competition.

UA Departments of Journalism, Telecommunication and Film to Merge

The University of Alabama’s College of Communication and Information Sciences will begin the process of merging its department of journalism and its department of telecommunication and film in fall 2016.

Bissell to Receive Blackmon-Moody Award

Dr. Kim Bissell, a professor in The University of Alabama’s College of Communication and Information Sciences, is the recipient of the 2015 Blackmon-Moody Outstanding Professor Award.

Journalists for Diversity to Hold Conference at UA

UNITY: Journalists for Diversity will hold its third regional conference from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, in the Ferguson Center on The University of Alabama campus.

UA Researchers Receive Grants for Work on Sustainability Communications

Faculty members in the College of Communication & Information Sciences were awarded two grants from the Arthur W. Page Center.

UA Scholastic Media Director Wins National Award for Blog

Meredith Cummings, also an instructor in the journalism department at The University of Alabama, won for her “Up Beat” blog on

UA Students Win Regional Mark of Excellence Awards

Students from The University of Alabama won a number of awards from the Society of Professional Journalists’ annual contest.

Warren St. John Named Recipient of UA Cason Award

The University of Alabama’s College of Communication and Information Sciences has named best-selling author Warren St. John winner of the 2015 Clarence Cason Award in Nonfiction Writing.

ESPN Producer to Speak at UA on Role of Hispanic Journalists

Hugo Balta, coordinating producer for ESPN, will speak on the role of Hispanic journalists in the media at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in The University of Alabama’s Lloyd Hall, room 324.

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