Professor Samir "Mr. Magazine™" Husni was the keynote speaker at the Western Publishing Association in Los Angeles May 6. His presentation preceded the 65th annual Maggie Awards banquet that the WPA hosts. At the Maggies awards, Dr. Husni... Read More
The IMC faculty took Dr. Jim Lumpp to lunch on his last day at the Meek School. Read More
UM students win national SPJ journalism awards
Students covering the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on the Mississippi Gulf Coast won the top national award for best use of multimedia in the Society of Professional Journalists annual Mark of Excellence contest, which honored the best... Read More
Meek School wins third Kennedy Award
Depth reporting class exposé on 50th anniversary of Voting Rights Act winner in college category
For the third time in seven years, the Meek School of Journalism and New Media at the University of Mississippi has won an annual Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Journalism Award.
UM’s depth reporting class won... Read More
Students cover Double Decker Festival for two-state region
As many as 65,000 people poured into Oxford for the 2016 Double Decker Festival, and tens of thousands more got to look in on the fun thanks to a team of Meek School broadcast journalists.
Leah Gibson, Payton Green, Sereena Henderson, Maggie McDaniel, Lacey Russell and Sudu Upadhyay produced stories on the music,... Read More