- 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
- RT @rjmarr: Team USA Wants To Inspire Baseball Kids To Be Boring Fun-Haters https://t.co/7BjEqmHBew via @deadspin
- RT @JamesMartinSJ: I will never understand how politicians who call themselves Christian can read the Gospels and then treat the poor and t…
- RT @StephensWSJ: "The President clings to his assertion like a drunk to an empty gin bottle." Powerful WSJ editorial: https://t.co/AZ4bDBua…
- RT @alexcampbell: Must-read: My History Of Driving While Black https://t.co/XZC9uJzsLK
- RT @collbaseball: We're celebrating World Down Syndrome Day today in honor of our son Ben, who brings us a little extra joy and love @DSAGR…
- RT @DavidYankovich: Let this sink in. The FBI is investigating the President of the United States for treason. This is real.
- RT @DanBarryNYT: Thank you, @DVNJr. Very kind, old pal. Onward. https://t.co/qQRrP8neq1
- RT @BraddJaffy: Trump today made his 11th trip a Trump-owned golf course in 8 weeks as president. Here are his previous tweets about presi…
- RT @longform: “A Death in Emergency Room One” Jimmy Breslin writing in the wake of JFK’s assassination: https://t.co/7NdhGX3QIK
- RT @BraddJaffy: President Trump is now at Trump Int'l Golf Club in West Palm Beach, per pool; it's his 11th golf course trip since taking o…
- RT @JasonKander: Hey buddy, that song you love was written by my uncle. He's been married to my other uncle for 40 years. And he's a Jew.…
- RT @MertonDaily: We are always asking, "What is truth?" And then crucifying the truth that stands right before our eyes.
- RT @nytimes: Let's take a closer look at President Trump's budget director's claim that Meals on Wheels doesn't "get results" https://t.co/…
- RT @BackStoryRadio: White newspapers didn’t like Ida B. Wells’ facts, so they attacked her motives. https://t.co/hAbdvP2p6Y
- RT @EricKolenichRTD: I ran the @CvilleTenMiler this morning. Such a great race! https://t.co/317qsL0kKX
- Chesterfield leaders’ comments on immigrants provoke criticism https://t.co/qhYU3YQnYE via @rtdnews
- RT @dianabutlerbass: Just a wee reminder -- there were NO CHRISTIANS when Jesus was alive. Nor was Jesus one. https://t.co/oVnTZijk0g
- RT @JamesMartinSJ: A message from St. Patrick's modern day successor, Archbishop of Armagh: St. Patrick was an "undocumented migrant" https…
- RT @GeoffBudden: Apparently written in protest upon being included in an anthology of Contemporary "British" Poetry https://t.co/Z2ucChfyGL
- RT @EricKolenichRTD: We'll miss you. You're a big reason the @804Varsity machine keeps running. https://t.co/CSkODcD9VY
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.)