School of Media and Journalism

Danielle Chemtob ’19 Wins International Best in Business Student Prize

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill junior Danielle Chemtob ’19 is a student winner in the international Society of American Business Editors and Writers’ (SABEW) Best in Business contest. She won in the “stories written for professional publication” category. Chemtob’s winning piece, “Fiscal woes plague students at N.C.’s HBCUs,” was produced in August 2017 as a cover story… Read more »

School of Media and Journalism Spring Break Includes International Experiences

Spring break for students in the School of Media and Journalism at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will include immersive classes, networking opportunities, workshops and more around the world. For MEJO 584: Documentary Multimedia Storytelling, March 8-19, Julian W. Scheer Term Professor Pat Davison and adjunct professors Christa Gala and Tamara Rice will… Read more »

International Visitor Leadership Program Leads Journalists to MJ-School

Eighteen journalists from 17 African countries are coming to the UNC School of Media and Journalism on Wednesday, Nov. 1, as part of the International Visitor Leadership Program under the auspices of the U.S. State Department. The program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, in partnership with Raleigh’s International Focus, will show the visiting journalists… Read more »

UNC School of Media and Journalism Panama Project Selected as SXSW Award Finalist

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism’s Undercurrent 360 project has been selected as a finalist for the 20th annual SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards in the Student Innovation category. The category recognizes exceptional interactive technology projects or startups. The awards ceremony will take place during the South by Southwest Conference… Read more »

Start Here/Never Stop Podcast: Roxane Coche

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism alumna Roxane Coche ’13, a sports journalist turned university professor, is the most recent star of the Start Here/Never Stop Podcast. Born and raised in France, Coche worked as a freelance sports reporter and producer in Paris for three years, collaborating with several… Read more »

UNC School of Media and Journalism Welcomes Award-Winning International Journalist Kate O’Brian as Hearst Visiting Professor

Kate O’Brian, president of Al Jazeera America, will join the faculty of the UNC School of Media and Journalism as a Hearst Visiting Professor. With a background in digital platforms, television, radio and investigative reporting, O’Brian will teach Media Hub, a capstone course in the MJ-school. “I am excited to work closely with the journalism and… Read more »