The Meek School of Journalism and New Media

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  • WTVA news director visits Meek School NewsWatch students

    WTVA news director visits Meek School NewsWatch students

    Mike Raffaele, WTVA news director, met with University of Mississippi Meek School of Journalism and New Media NewsWatch students last night offering advice about improving the newscast and about getting internships and jobs. Read More

    Sports producer and Ole Miss alumnus offers hands-on training and career advice

    Sports producer and Ole Miss alumnus offers hands-on training and career advice

    As an Emmy-winning sports producer, Terry Ewert has worked for NBC, CBS, and the Big 10 Network. He has overseen or produced the Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Super Bowls, the Master’s, NCAA basketball tournaments, and many other sporting events around the globe. The 1973 Ole Miss graduate met with students... Read More

    Daily Mississippian sponsors 'Cookies, Coffee & Conversation'

    Daily Mississippian sponsors 'Cookies, Coffee & Conversation'

    The Daily Mississippian sponsored a "Cookies, Coffee & Conversation" open house at the Student Media Center on Wednesday evening, Sept. 13. Chancellor Jeff Vitter and his wife, Sharon, were among the guests who stopped by and met with DM editors. Pictured with the Vitters are DM Managing Editor Slade Rand,... Read More

    1962 Ole Miss riot and news media's vital role, then and now

    1962 Ole Miss riot and news media's vital role, then and now

    It was 55 years ago this month that the University of Mississippi campus was engulfed in a riot when James Meredith sought to enroll in the state’s flagship university. Segregationists from around the South had descended on the campus and a riot ensued. More than 300 reporters traveled to Oxford... Read More

    Meek School takes over NewsLab website to cover journalism and IMC industries

    Meek School takes over NewsLab website to cover journalism and IMC industries

    After almost 20 years of serving as a resource for journalists and journalism teachers, NewsLab will undergo a change in structure to ensure that its mission of improving journalism will continue. On Oct. 2, NewsLab will become part of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media at the University... Read More

    Wickham book on 1962 reporters published

    Wickham book on 1962 reporters published

    Dr. Kathleen Wickham, professor of journalism, traces the footsteps of 12 American journalists and examines the unsolved murder of French reporter Paul Guihard in We Believed We Were Immortal: Twelve Reporters Who Covered the 1962 Integration Crisis at Ole Miss,Read More

    Join the Meek School family in the Grove on three special game days

    Join the Meek School family in the Grove on three special game days

    Football games are kind of like a family reunion, and the Meek School of Journalism and New Media is part of the University of Mississippi family. This fall, game days will offer an opportunity for Meek School students, alumni and faculty... Read More

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