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Public Relations Student Society of America chapter has organized an event to benefit
the IUP Student Veterans Organization and veterans in need. Spaghetti Benders will host a free-to-enter trivia night on March
14 and will donate
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from food and drinks to the SVO.
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Laurie Miller taught at IUP as a full-time temporary faculty
member from 2005 to 2008 in what was then the Journalism Department. Now, the former newspaper journalist has returned to
the renamed Journalism and Public Relations Department as an assistant
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Music-industry mogul John Esposito (’78), a 2011 recipient of an IUP Distinguished Alumni Award, summarized his long career in the entertainment business on Oct. 16 to Journalism and Public Relations Department majors.
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Ed Bouchette, voted by his peers from around the country as the 2014 pro football reporter of the year, will speak at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 17, in Beard Auditorium in Stouffer Hall.
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How do you start that media career for which you
spent years in college? Two recent IUP journalism grads tell how at the
J-Jobs Boot Camp on Wednesday, April 29, sponsored by the IUP chapter of the
Society of Professional Journalists.
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An annual IUP Society of Professional Journalists benefit at the Brown Hotel this month raised the most money for the organization’s two scholarship programs that any previous such event in the student journalism group’s nine year existence.
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The “HawkEye” online newspaper has notched another award for its reporting, the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association announced late last month. Journalism student Cody Benjamin won honorable mention for sports reporting.
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On IUP Philanthropy Day 2015, Michele Papakie spoke from her experiences
as a student, an alumna, a faculty member, a chairwoman, and a parent
as she participated in thanking those who support IUP students through
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Journalism professor Stan Mukasa was among those invited to Congress for the Growth and Opportunity in Africa Forum on August 5.
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The Journalism Ethics in Local News Media: a Public Symposium on March 28, 2014, included local news media editors defending their coverage of recent IUPatty’s disturbances near the IUP campus.
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In February 2014, student journalists revived an award-winning local-news program that airs on WIUP-FM, the campus non-commercial radio station in the basement of Davis Hall.
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Stan Mukasa, Journalism Department, shared his 10-year project in capacity building in Somali
universities at the 2013 Conference of the African
Studies Association’s African Diaspora Program.
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The Journalism Department is offering two courses during 2013 Winter
Session: JRNL 102 Basic Journalism Skills, required for the Journalism
major; and JRNL 223 Photojournalism, Journalism elective.
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The Journalism Department’s Society of Professional Journalists hosted its fifth annual Journalism Jobs Boot Camp for
journalism majors pondering professional prospects. Tweets tell the tale.
Posted on 10/2/2013 1:21:01 PM
Erick Lauber, Journalism Department, recently presented a talk entitled
“Digital Storytelling” at the national conference of the National Speakers
Association (NSA) in Philadelphia, July 2013.
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Two Journalism Department faculty members this fall are initiating
a cutting-edge news-reporting practice called MoJo, for mobile journalism.
Posted on 9/10/2013 9:52:04 AM
The online newspaper the HawkEye has just published a fresh batch of stories in its long-running, award-winning Civic Project series of public-service enterprise reports by students in the Journalism Department’s News Reporting classes.
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Seven students recently completed the first IUP leadership academy, in collaboration with the Center for Student Life.
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The Journalism Department awarded more than $3,000 in scholarships to three journalism students.
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The Pennsylvania Newspaper Association announced on March 4, 2013, that it will award one of its top collegiate prizes for watchdog reporting to three IUP Journalism Department students.
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Seven team members from IUP, who represented the Center for Teaching Excellence’s Reflective Practice Project, attended Clarion University’s High Impact Practices Conference in February 2013.
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The HawkEye, the online newspaper published by the Journalism Department, inaugurated a new series on February 6, 2013, reporting on chemistry professor Mike Briggs as he walks 2,185 miles of the Appalachian Trail.
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Watch this video about five IUP Journalism students who were embedded as reporters while 140 IUP ROTC cadets took part in field training exercises at Camp Dawson, W.Va.
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Journalism Department students, led by IUP Journalism professor Michele Papakie, are partnering with a local coffee shop to raise money for the Momma Mary Foundation for ALS.
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Journalism Department majors will “embed” with ROTC cadets as they take part in a training exercise at Camp Dawson, W.Va., October 5–7, 2012.
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The HawkEye, the online newspaper published by the Department of Journalism, has posted a multimedia interview with IUP President Michael Driscoll.
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The Indiana Gazette and the IUP Journalism Department cohosted the annual High School Journalism Workshop for area middle school and high school students and their teachers on September 21, 2012.
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Pat Heilman, Journalism Department, presented “The Rapid Rate of Change in Journalism (Future Shock to the 100th Power)” at the PASSHE Collegiate Media Summit held at Bloomsburg University September 22–23, 2012.
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The Spring 2012 Civic Project series published in the HawkEye, an award-winning online newspaper published by the Department of Journalism, wraps up this week with these investigative stories.
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Journalism alumna Susan Snyder, a member of the investigative reporting team of the Philadelphia Inquirer that won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service, will be the speaker at the Journalism Department's Commencement ceremony on May 12.
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Journalism alumna Monica Rizzo will tell what it’s been like covering TV shows such as American Idol, Dancing With the Stars, and Lost when she tells her life’s story on Wednesday, April 25, 2012, in Beard Auditorium in Stouffer Hall.
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Journalism and English major Kelsey Gross was one of three seniors to win the IUP Women’s Leadership Award.
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On Monday, March 26, 2012, Journalism alumni Rob Boston ’85 and Kari Andren ’08 will speak at the annual Journalism Jobs Boot Camp.
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Susan Snyder, a 1985 Journalism Department graduate, won an award for a multimedia investigation of violence and unsafe learning conditions within Philadelphia public schools.
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The HawkEye has two new items of community interest: the DEP hearing on the Homer City coal-fired power plant, and a preview of the Appalachian Studies Conference at IUP.
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The HawkEye, the online newspaper published by the IUP Journalism Department, has fresh local news. Check out these stories!
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The HawkEar, a brand new local news program with a distinguished journalistic pedigree, airs Thursday, February 2, 2012, on WIUP-FM.
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The HawkEye, IUP’s online newspaper, has published a photo essay of the October 12, 2011, demonstration in front of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology.
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Brenna Bonfiglio, a senior Journalism major at IUP, won the People’s Choice Award in the International Photo Contest on Monday, October 10, 2011.
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Dr. Yaw Asamoah, dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Randy Jesick, chair of the Journalism Department, each received the My Boss is a Hero award on June 2, 2011.
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The Spring 2011 Civic Project series published in the HawkEye, an award-winning online newspaper, wraps up this week with more investigative stories.
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Journalism professor Michele Papakie warned about expressing bias in writing at the high school reporters’ luncheon hosted by the Indiana Gazette on May 6, 2011.
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Pat Farabaugh, an assistant professor in the Journalism Department at IUP, discussed his recently published book, Carl McIntire and His Crusade Against the Fairness Doctrine.
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On March 23, 2011, the Journalism Department hosted a symposium focusing on social media and news media—how they connect and spark a new kind of news and a new kind of audience.
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On Sunday, April 3, 2011, the funding and the future of IUP's campus newspaper the Penn will be featured on the Global Alert radio news show on WIUP-FM.
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The African Male Museum Series: A Photographic Exploration of the Spirit of African-American Men, by Carlton Wilkinson, is scheduled for Wednesday, March 30.
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Michele Papakie, a Journalism associate professor and lieutenant colonel in the Pennsylvania Air National Guard, shares her experiences while serving 179 days at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.
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The HawkEye is a project of students in the Journalism Department at IUP. Undergraduate Journalism majors report and write investigative stories focused on their campus, their community, and their county.
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The Journalism Department will host a symposium, “Social Media, News Media—‘We’ Media,” on March 23, 2011, from 7:00–8:30 p.m. in HUB Ohio Room.
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Cindi Lash ’80, a graduate of IUP’s Journalism Department, returned to the university February 23, 2011, to talk to current Journalism students about her role with Patch.com.
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The Pennsylvania Newspaper Association announced on February 21, 2011, that it will award its top collegiate prize for investigative reporting to two IUP Journalism Department students.
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Francie Brown ’82, IUP Journalism Department alumna, discusses her career as a dialect coach in the Indiana Gazette.
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Dr. Michele Papakie, a professor in the Journalism Department and lieutenant colonel in the Pennsylvania Air National Guard, was featured in an article in the Beaver County Times.
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The Journalism Department’s Problem Solving in Public Relations class, taught by Dr. Michele Papakie, recently created a partnership with the Indiana Free Library to promote library services to IUP students throughout the semester.
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The Fall 2010 Civic Project series published in the HawkEye online newspaper wraps up this week with these investigative stories.
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The Journalism Department’s local chapter of Public Relations Student Society of America will host an evening with Tom McMillan, vice president of Communication for the Pittsburgh Penguins, on Monday, January 31, 2011, from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.
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Pat Farabaugh, an assistant professor in the IUP Journalism Department, recently wrote a guest editorial for the Johnstown Tribune-Democrat newspaper (January 2, 2011) on the importance of talk radio commentators avoiding the dissemination of misinformation on their broadcasts.
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The first of the Fall 2010 investigative stories in The HawkEye online newspaper, written by students in the Journalism Department’s News Reporting class, reports on former President Tony Atwater’s personal spending during his final year at IUP.
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Cindi Lash, 1980 IUP Journalism alumna, spoke on Friday, November 12, 2010, to about two dozen Journalism Department students in the Online Journalism class taught by Dr. David Loomis.
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Pittsburgh Magazine web editor Kaitlyn Johnston, a 2009 graduate of IUP’s Journalism Department, returned to campus on October 28, 2010, to speak to students in two sections of Pat Farabaugh’s Introduction to the Magazine Industry course.
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On October 24, 2010, Global Alert previewed the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale Symposium, scheduled for venues on campus and around Indiana on November 3-5, 2010.
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The third show of the Global Alert fall season fell on October 10, 2010: 10/10/10. This day coincided with worldwide environmental demonstrations coordinated by 350.org, a nonprofit environmental group devoted to action on global climate change.
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IUP Student Government Association president Bivens and vice president Longacre will be interviewed live on WIUP-FM during the Global Alert news program on Sunday morning, September 26, 2010.
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An audio recording of a September 12, 2010, interview with David Werner, IUP interim president, is available on the website of The HawkEye, an online newspaper published by the Journalism Department.
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David Werner, interim IUP president, will be interviewed live on WIUP-FM during the Global Alert news program on Sunday morning, September 12, 2010. Questions from listeners will be invited.
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Pat Heilman, Journalism Department professor, will be on sabbatical this Fall, examining the original journalism of Nellie Bly and Jane Grey Swisshelm.
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Global Alert, a live hour-long Sunday-morning news program on WIUP-FM (90.1), was honored for excellence by the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters.
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Congratulations to Jessica Brown, a senior Journalism Department major of Armagh, who will be inducted into the Mortar Board honor organization March 21, 2010.
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Pat Farabaugh, a full-time temporary faculty member in the Journalism Department, successfully defended his doctoral dissertation February 26, 2010. His thesis is “Carl McIntire and His Crusade against the Fairness Doctrine.”
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Two Journalism alumni who graduated during the recession in the late eighties told Journalism majors at a January 27, 2010, career-planning workshop to make use of skills they acquire in classes today.
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A Karns City High School journalism teacher and eleven of her students participated in a JRNL 220 Writing for Print Media class in the IUP Journalism Department on February 18, 2010.
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On Wednesday, January 27, 2010, two IUP Journalism Department alumni will lead a seminar in how to get and hold a job after graduation amid a recession.
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The Journalism Department’s alumnae Stephanie Rosenberger and Kris Levan went into business for themselves after being laid off from a local company last fall.
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The Journalism Department’s Problem-solving in Public Relations class will be working with borough officials this spring to develop a public relations plan for Indiana.
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Kaitlyn Johnston, a 2009 graduate of IUP’s Journalism Department, taught a workshop to Indiana Area Senior High School journalism students on November 16, 2009.
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Monica Rizzo, a 1987 graduate of IUP’s Journalism Department, shared her experiences about her career in entertainment and journalism at a presentation to students, staff and faculty on October 21, 2009. Rizzo also spoke to several IUP journalism classes during her visit.
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Dozens of students from five area high schools participated in a journalism workshop on October 8, 2009, sponsored by the Indiana Gazette’s Newspaper in Education program and IUP’s Journalism Department.
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The Fun 5K Run/Walk will be held on Sunday, November 1, 2009, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Memorial Field House track to benefit the Kristen A. Stormer Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Posted on 10/28/2009 8:11:03 AM
IUP’s Journalism Department will host a showing of All the President’s Men at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 27, 2009, in Beard Auditorium in Stouffer Hall, in preparation for Bob Woodward’s visit to our campus on November 4.
Posted on 10/19/2009 10:13:57 AM
Alumna Monica Rizzo, a senior writer for People magazine, will make presentations to five sections of Journalism classes. She will also share stories of her adventures in the world of Hollywood at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 21, 2009. All IUP students, faculty, and staff are invited.
Posted on 10/19/2009 9:58:59 AM
Journalism Department instructor Pat Farabaugh presented his dissertation project, titled “Carl McIntire and his Crusade to Topple the Fairness Doctrine,” at the annual national conference of the American Journalism Historians Association.
Posted on 10/16/2009 3:02:36 PM
Tune in to Global Alert on WIUP-FM (90.1) on Sunday, October 11, 2009, from 11:00 a.m. to noon for the second of two shows on White’s Woods, the forest near the IUP campus that offers recreation to students and citizens alike.
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Congratulations to Jorden Beatty, a Journalism Department major from Butler, Pa., whose article “Women Compile History of Brush Valley” was published September 28, 2009, in the Indiana Gazette.
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Congratulations to Jessica C. Brown, a Journalism Department major from Vintondale, Pa., whose article “Mother, Daughter Dive into New Hobby” was published October 6, 2009, in the Indiana Gazette.
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Journalism Department chairman Randy Jesick spoke about “The Role of Basic Journalism Skills in the Age of Media Convergence” at the annual national conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication in August 2009.
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The IUP Journalism Department’s Society of Professional Journalists Secretary Ticairra N. Bazemore, a sophomore Journalism major from Philadelphia, attended the third annual conference of PNA’s Student Editors Interest Group on September 17, 2009.
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IUP’s Journalism Department will host a showing of All the President’s Men at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009, in Beard Auditorium in Stouffer Hall, in preparation for Mr. Bob Woodward’s visit to our campus on Nov. 4.
Posted on 9/14/2009 3:24:39 PM
Congratulations to Dr. David Loomis of the Department of Journalism, whose article “Former Editor Regains His Affinity for Newspapers” was published September 9, 2009, in the Washington Daily News.
Posted on 9/9/2009 2:23:19 PM
IUP Journalism Department’s Randy Jesick was featured in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review.
Posted on 9/1/2009 11:23:26 AM
The Department of Journalism computer lab is undergoing a major transformation and expansion from a photojournalism to a visual journalism lab in 2009.
Posted on 8/31/2009 10:54:56 AM
Approximately a dozen high school students from several different states participated in a two-week summer workshop in the IUP Journalism Department from July 13 through July 25, 2009.
Posted on 8/31/2009 9:27:23 AM
To memorialize Journalism graduate Kristen Stormer and pay tribute to her hard work in the department, fellow student and good friend Ashley DiMaio took the initiative to set up the Kristen Stormer Memorial Scholarship Fund in 2009.
Posted on 8/30/2009 2:54:29 PM
Siverling presented her research proposal June 26, 2009. The title of her project is “Shot and Wounded: How Journalism’s Magic Bullet Theory is Crippling the Business.”
Posted on 6/29/2009 11:49:06 AM
The IUP Journalism Department’s student-run public relations agency, Lasting Impressions, received big news at the end of last semester. It was officially recognized as a chapter of the national organization Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA).
Posted on 6/29/2009 10:19:08 AM
Journalism Department graduate Kristen Stormer '09, of Hollidaysburg, was killed on Tuesday, June 23, 2009, in Ocean City, Md., when she was hit by a soft drink delivery truck while crossing the Coastal Highway at 33rd Street on her bicycle.
Posted on 6/26/2009 2:47:19 PM
Dr. Stanford G. Mukasa of the Journalism Department attended the International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Education, Training, and Development held in Dakar, Senegal, from May 27 to May 29, 2009.
Posted on 6/24/2009 8:20:01 AM
IUP Journalism alumni Daniel T. Feldbusch (Class of ’03) and Michael Henninger (Class of ’06) participated in the IUP chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists’ first annual J-Jobs Boot Camp held April 17, 2009.
Posted on 6/23/2009 1:15:53 PM
During Spring Break 2009, four undergraduate students traveled to New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C., to film interviews with six IUP alumni about their experiences in college and in their professional and personal lives. The result is RoadTrip IUP. Come watch the video!
Posted on 5/13/2009 12:06:50 PM
Journalism students launched the print and on-line versions of their magazine Taste of Class, the results of a semester-long class project, on April 27, 2009. The students explored every facet of magazine creation and design, including concept, articles, photography, art, editing, design, and production.
Posted on 5/13/2009 12:01:38 PM
Are you an organ donor? If not, have you ever considered it? If you sign up in April 2009 via the internet—it only takes ninety seconds of your time—you could help IUP win a statewide campus challenge!
Posted on 5/13/2009 12:00:48 PM
Two Journalism majors were recognized at IUP’s 2009 Undergraduate Scholars Forum for Outstanding Paper Presentation and Honorable Mention.
Posted on 4/14/2009 7:57:46 AM
IUP Journalism majors Brenna Bonfiglio and Brad Weltmer received Honorable Mentions in the Andruss Library Government Documents Unit 2009 Sunshine Week Essay Contest.
Posted on 3/2/2009 9:54:28 AM
Michele Papakie-McCoy participated in the annual event hosted by H.B. Culpeppers as a “VIP Server” which benefited Lifesteps’ Family Caring Fund. The VIPs working alongside Culpeppers’ servers donated their tips to support Lifesteps’ programs and services offered in Indiana County.
Posted on 2/27/2009 1:54:02 PM
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