- Spear Award
Mike Spear was recogized with the Academic Advising Resource Center's Advising Excellence Award for 2016.
- Nash Book Wins Award
Professor Stephen Nash's book, Virginia Climate Fever, received the 2015 Science Writing Award for Books from the American Institute of Physics.
- Hodierne Contributes to New Book
Journalism professor Robert Hodierne started his career as a photographer in Vietnam during the war. He returned nearly 40 years later to try and find the villagers he photographed, an experience he documented for an essay in the book "The American Experience in Vietnam: Reflections on an Era." He recently shared his story with the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
- Mufti publishes article
Shahan Mufti published "What Gandhi Understood About Inflammatory Depictions of Muhammad" in the New Republic.
- New Book
Professor Steve Nash recently published his latest book, Virginia Climate Fever.
UR Journalism on Twitter
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- Congressman Moves to Block Harriet Tubman’s Placement on $20 Bill https://t.co/IQkuec2gAT
- RT @JuddLegum: Retweet if you don't think Paul Ryan should lecture John Lewis on sit-ins https://t.co/BkfyjtVkBt
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- RT @nathanlino: Literally a framed pic on the wall of the candidate and a porn star, as a major evangelical leader endorses him. https://t.…
- RT @SUPGVNetwork: Here are all 58 members of Congress taking part in the #NoBillNoBreak #SitIn. (Image via @kira_lerner) https://t.co/PmZcf…
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- RT @kalpenn: List of Senators who just voted to allow suspected terrorists to buy guns...& are up for reelection (Via @sonicdork) https://t…
- RT @rmcskip17: Quality start by James Walsh '16 in his professional debut tonight. 5 IP, 3 K's and a no decision in @SiouxCityXs 13-5 win!
Journalism Feature Stories
Even at his (80th!) birthday celebration, journalism Prof. Mike Spear is lecturing about using those "F words." If you are/were his student, you know what that means. (Hint: they're not four-letter words.)