The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) recently awarded Ithaca College’s student chapter with the “Region 1 Chapter of the Year Award” at the SPJ/RTDNA National Conference in September. SPJ also recognized the chapter’s adviser, Mead Loop, with the David L. Eshelman Outstanding Campus Advisor Award.
Executive board members Carly Gill ’13, Maya Kachroo-Levine ’13, Julianne Feller ’13 and Kera Schulze ’13 were in attendance to receive the award (pictured).
Research conducted by Meagan McGinnes '14 for a journalism course at Ithaca College was recently published on DigitalJournal.com. The piece examines the "Massachusetts’ parole system and the national struggle between public safety and the monetary means to ensure it."
To view the article, click here.
A documentary by James Rada, associate professor in the Department of Journalism, was given an Accolade Award of Merit.
The Accolade recognizes established and emerging producers who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity. Undiscovered and first-time producers are often recognized. The Accolade recognizes productions from all over the world including Australia, Belgium, China, Columbia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Guam, Germany, Greece, Haiti, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Norway, Paraguay, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom, United States and Venezuela.
Chris Zivalich (Journalism '12) and Professor James Pfrehm (Department of Modern Languages and Literatures) presented their conference paper entitled "Assigning Enhanced Podcasts as Course Final Projects" at the annual conference for the International Association of Language Learning and Technology (IALLT) held at the university in Irvine, California from June 20th - 24th.
Recent Park Scholar grad Maura Gladys (a class of 2011 journalism major from Gouldsboro, Pennsylvania) caught up with Park Scholar alumna Elizabeth Quill '06, a features editor for Science News.
Elizabeth Quill knew coming into college that she had a passion for science and journalism. Her time at Ithaca College in the Park Scholar Program allowed her to explore and combine...