November 23, 2011 | Honors & Awards
UGA Grady College awards dean’s medal
Col. Bryan Salas, director of U.S. Marine Corps Public Affairs in the Pentagon's Marine Corps headquarters, was awarded the Dean's Medal for Communication Leadership from the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the fourth annual Grady Fellows Tribute Evening on Nov. 17.
November 22, 2011 | Honors & Awards
UGA Grady College inducts 2011 Fellowship class
Ten distinguished communicators were inducted into the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication's Fellowship during a tribute ceremony Nov. 17 in Mahler Auditorium of the UGA Center for Continuing Education Conference Center and Hotel.
November 18, 2011 | General News
Grady College, Omnicom agencies partner on fellowship program
Students at the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication will be the beneficiaries of an innovative new fellowship program designed to address the growing convergence between public relations, marketing and advertising.
November 17, 2011 | Events on Campus
Environmentalist, writer Alison Hawthorne Deming to speak
Noted environmentalist, essayist and poet Alison Hawthorne Deming will read from her work Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. at Ciné located on 234 West Hancock Ave. Free to the public, the reading is sponsored by The Georgia Review, the University of Georgia Environmental Ethics Certificate Program and the Southern Nature Project.
November 16, 2011 | Events on Campus
GMOA to exhibit collection by video artist Bill Viola
"Bill Viola: Collected Work, 1977-80" will be on view at the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia Dec. 3 through Feb. 19 in the museum's Alonzo and Vallye Dudley Gallery.
November 14, 2011 | General News
Peabody Awards issues 71st annual call for entries
From Los Angeles to London and Minneapolis to Manila, broadcasters, webcasters, news directors, documentarians and makers of dramas, comedies and children's fare are starting to ask the question: Was my work in 2011 worthy of a Peabody Award?
November 7, 2011 | General News
Peabody Awards pay respects to CBS commentator Andy Rooney
The George Foster Peabody Awards' board members and staff join the electronic media industry and millions of admiring viewers in mourning the passing of Andy Rooney, the curmudgeonly commentator whose essays capped CBS News' 60 Minutes for 33 years. He was 92.
November 4, 2011 | Events on Campus
ESPN executive to speak on sports and journalism
ESPN executive John A. Walsh will present a public lecture in the University of Georgia Chapel on Nov. 11 at 3 p.m.
October 26, 2011 | General News
Grady College graduate students document medical partnership
Through a series of documentaries and print stories titled The Med School Project, graduate students in the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication are ensuring the historical medical partnership between UGA and the Georgia Health Sciences University does not go unnoticed.
October 20, 2011 | Events on Campus
2011 Grady Fellows to be inducted at tribute gala
Ten alumni and friends of the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication will be inducted into the 2011 Grady Fellowship on Nov. 17 at the UGA Georgia Center for Continuing Education.
October 19, 2011 | General News
Peabody Awards pay respects to radio giant Norman Corwin
On Oct. 19, board members and staff of the University of Georgia George Foster Peabody Awards joined the electronic media industry and millions of admiring listeners in mourning the passing of Norman Corwin the "poet laureate of radio," a towering figure of its golden age. His 1941 program, We Hold These Truths, was the first drama to win a Peabody.
October 19, 2011 | Honors & Awards
UGA Grady College students selected as McGill Fellows
The University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication recently named 12 undergraduate and graduate students McGill Fellows.
October 12, 2011 | Events on Campus
UGA Grady College’s author showcase set for homecoming weekend
Four University of Georgia graduates will return to campus to be featured in the annual Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication's Alumni Authors Showcase Nov. 3 at 4 p.m. in the Miller Learning Center's Reading Room. The event is free and open to the public.
October 10, 2011 | Events on Campus
Media Advisory: UGA to host McGill Visiting Journalists
A talk on resisting the retreat from foreign news reporting will open an all-day discussion of journalistic courage at the fifth annual McGill Symposium Oct. 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication's Drewry Room.
October 3, 2011 | Events on Campus
Journalism futurist to deliver UGA’s 2011 McGill Lecture
A leading thinker about the future of journalism will deliver this year's McGill Lecture at the University of Georgia on Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. in Room 101 of UGA's Miller Learning Center.