Journalism Majors’ Work Recognized at Undergraduate Scholars Forum

Posted on 4/14/2009 7:57:46 AM

Congratulations to two Journalism majors whose work was recognized at IUP’s 2009 Undergraduate Scholars Forum on April 7.

Tara Friedl, a senior from Moon Township, earned an Outstanding Paper Presentation award for her research about the gender bias in media broadcasting.

Jessica Brown, a sophomore from Vintondale, earned an Honorable Mention for her research about organizations using Facebook as a public relations tool.

Eleven other students from Dr. Michele Papakie's JRNL 481 PR Research class participated in the forum. Five students presented papers, and six students presented posters.