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'Shrill feminist harpy' to speak about the power of women's voices in UtahPage Title

'Shrill feminist harpy' to speak about the power of women's voices in UtahPage Title

October 05, 2017

Chris Garff

Sarah Gailey will appear at Utah State University, Westminster College and The King's English bookstore Speculative fiction author and social critic Sarah Gailey will give a series of talks and r...

Breaking News: JCOM and Huntsman Now Offering Video and PR Work Opportunities Fall 2017 Semester!

Breaking News: JCOM and Huntsman Now Offering Video and PR Work Opportunities Fall 2017 Semester!

September 05, 2017

Chris Garff

The Department of Journalism and Communication (JCOM) is partnering with the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business (JMHSB) to offer up to four work opportunities during the Fall 2017 Semester. Students i...

Emmy award-winning reporter named as news director at Mid-Utah Radio

Emmy award-winning reporter named as news director at Mid-Utah Radio

September 05, 2017

Chris Garff

MANTI--Mid-Utah Radio has a brand new voice coming to its airwaves. Aimee Cobabe has joined the radio group as News Director at KSVC AM/FM. Before coming to Mid-Utah Radio's Richfield office, she wor...

Two Logan broadcasters to be inducted into Utah Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame

Two Logan broadcasters to be inducted into Utah Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame

May 23, 2017

Chris Garff

Al Lewis and Jennie Christensen, two well-known Logan radio personalities, have been selected for induction into the Utah Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame. Lewis and Christensen have been with KV...

Journalism and Communication Students Honored

Journalism and Communication Students Honored

April 06, 2017

Chris Garff

Students of the Year recognized at the CHaSS Awards ceremony on March 29...

Department of Journalism and Communication announces two new Media Scholars

Department of Journalism and Communication announces two new Media Scholars

March 21, 2017

Chris Garff

Two diversely talented and versatile students have been named Media Scholars by Utah State University's Department of Journalism and Communication. Melanie Christensen and Kelsey Adams are the second ...

Wall Street Journal's social media guru discusses Trump election, media's futurePage Title

Wall Street Journal's social media guru discusses Trump election, media's futurePage Title

February 08, 2017

Chris Garff

It's now clear that we live in an era of fake news, troll tweets and email dumps. So what does that mean for media, our democracy and our future? On Monday, Feb. 27, Natalie Andrews, a Wall Street J...

Is an anti-sexual assault office's location preventing victims from reporting?

December 05, 2016

It’s a five-minute bus ride from the center of campus to Utah State University’s office for Sexual Assault and Anti-Violence Information. On foot, it might take 15 minutes. But for victims of sexu...

Aggie TV wins student Emmy

Aggie TV wins student Emmy

October 13, 2016

With only an airport carry-on and a garment bag for his suit, Utah State University journalism professor Brian Champagne spent this past Sunday morning in a Phoenix airport wondering how he was going ...

From 'polarizing' Palin to 'crooked' Hillary: Utah State speaker to discuss history of labeling women politicians

September 29, 2016

The former political reporter, an assistant professor of journalism at South Dakota State University, will visit Utah State’s Logan campus on Monday, Oct. 3, as the third Morris Media & Society Lect...

JCOM Welcomes a New Department Head

June 16, 2016

Kim Hixson was born and raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee. His background consists of working in media, industry, government and education....

French photojournalist discusses her exploration of capital punishment in the United States

April 27, 0216

There are no rich people on death row. That was one of the first things photojournalist Caroline Planque noticed in 2005 when she began visiting prisoners condemned to die by lethal injection in Texas...

Non-traditional student becomes first Media Scholar at Utah State University

April 27, 2016

This wasn’t Melissa Allison’s first try at college. It wasn’t her second. And as she neared her 50th birthday — with four children at home and a bevy of personal challenges to overcome — All...

Region 9 Mark of Excellence Awards winners announced in New Mexico

April 20, 2016

The Society of Professional Journalists recognizes the 2015 Mark of Excellence Awards winners from Region 9. The MOE Awards honor the best of collegiate journalism from a calendar year....

French photographer to discuss her journey into the heart of American capital punishment

April 12, 2016

LOGAN, Utah — A French photographer who has spent several years documenting the people whose lives and livelihoods are centered around the ceaseless churn of executions in Texas will be the second M...

Journalism student wins arrington writing award

Journalism student wins arrington writing award

April 04, 2016

The winner of the 2015 Arrington Writing Award, a competition held in conjunction with the Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture at Utah State University, was announced at the Friends of Merrill...

JCOM professor Tom Terry featured as on-screen expert.

March 01, 2016

A documentary on an icon of the struggle for civil rights during the 1950s recently aired on North Carolina Public TV network as part of Black History Month and featured JCOM professor Tom Terry as on...

JCOM professor, Dr. Thomas Terry co-authours scholarly article.

February 22, 2016

A scholarly article co-authored by JCOM professor Tom Terry was published late last year in the November-December 2015 edition of Military Review, the academic journal of the U. S. Army. Titled “Mil...

Pulitzer finalist Pat Bagley to speak at Utah State University

January 26, 2016

Veteran Salt Lake Tribune editorial cartoonist Pat Bagley will be the first Morris Media and Society Lecture Series speaker of 2016....

Pease Award For 2015 Honors Legendary Editorial Cartoonist

December 07, 2015

Salt Lake City’s irreverent, incendiary and irascible cartoonist in chief, Pat Bagley, has been named the 2015 winner of the Ted Pease Award....

Rest Under the Shade of the Trees:' Fourth Level Agenda Setting and Framing the Civil War and the Lost Cause through Obituaries of Union and Confederate Generals, 1863-1904

November 18, 2015

Professor Tom Terry shared his latest scholarship at the Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression at the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga in early November. Dr. Terr...

USU JCOM professor publishes in Military Review

November 03, 2015

A scholarly article co-authored by JCOM professor Tom Terry has just been published in Military Review, the professional journal of the U. S. Army. Titled, “Military Communication Strategies Based o...

Hate the First Amendment? That's OK, it's Free Speech Week

October 26, 2015

October 19-25, 2015 was Free Speech Week; seven days set aside each October to celebrate America’s constitutional rights of free expression. Mark Saal of the Ogden Standard-Examiner interviewed JCOM...

Agricultural communication and journalism students grab national spotlight

October 23, 2015

Agricultural communication students gained national recognition at the Ag Media Summit for their media and leadership skills....

Of Foreign Fevers, Shot, and Shell: Constitutional Rights of Media Access to the Battlefield after Flynt v. Rumsfeld

September 17, 2015

Professor Tom Terry’s most recent article, “Of Foreign Fevers, Shot, and Shell: Constitutional Rights of Media Access to the Battlefield after Flynt v. Rumsfeld,” was published this past summer ...

USU journalism professor reports from the world's murder capital

September 16, 2015

Newspapers across the greater Los Angeles area on Sunday featured articles from Utah State University journalism professor Matthew LaPlante, who recently returned from a reporting trip to El Salvador....

USU journalism professor calls for "cuentacuentos para la ciencia"

September 14, 2015

Matthew LaPlante didn’t set out to be a science writer. The assistant professor of journalism at Utah State University began his career as a sports reporter and has spent much of the past decade cov...

Utah State announces inaugural CommQuest storyteller scavenger hunt

September 02, 2015

Student journalists from across the Mountain West will battle to tell the finest stories — and make the best memories — during the first annual CommQuest storyteller scavenger hunt, this fall....

Afflicting the comfortable since 1995

August 31, 2015

Yes, unbe-$%^&*(&^%ing-lievable, but true: For the 20th straight year, despite measures that have made Chief of Verbosity Containment Phil O’Shaddup, the disgraced former Guantanamo interrogation ch...

Letter From the Department Head

Letter From the Department Head

August 24, 2015

Let me introduce myself briefly. As the Interim Department Head in Journalism and Communication, I’ll be coordinating schedules, events, and initiatives for our students and faculty for the next yea...

Intern Spotlight: Autumn Seeholzer

Intern Spotlight: Autumn Seeholzer

August 17, 2015

Autumn Seeholzer, a student at Utah State University, has spent her summer at the Utah Olympic Park experiencing its zip-lines, rope courses, slides and ski jumps. All of these adventures have given h...

Intern Spotlight: Katie Lambert

Intern Spotlight: Katie Lambert

August 17, 2015

Katie Larsen Lambert, a senior at Utah State University in the Journalism and Communications Department, never dreamed she would be writing for the Deseret News this summer....

Department of Journalism and Communication CommStrong

April 13, 2015

This year, the event is Friday, April 17 in the Agricultural Sciences Building. It will begin at 4 p.m. and run until late into the night so that students will feel increased stress brought on by exha...

Aggie journalists spend spring break reporting in Cambodia

Aggie journalists spend spring break reporting in Cambodia

March 17, 2015

Three Utah State University journalism students have returned from Cambodia, where they spent their spring break “committing acts of journalism” alongside one of their professors....

USU honors Pow Wow legacy

March 04, 2015

Utah State University hosted the Annual Pow Wow over the weekend in the George Nelson Field House, a tradition which has brought Native Americans from all over the West to campus for 42 years....

Brian Champagne's Top Tips for Budding Broadcast Journalists

March 03, 2015

Brian tells his top tips for students coming into the broadcast program and for those who have graduated and are looking for their first job in the field. With 22 years of experience in the biz, it’...

COMTalk With Professor Candi Carter Olson

March 03, 2015

Held the fourth Wednesday of every month from 12 – 1 p.m. in the JCom conference room, AGRS 310. Anyone is welcome, and occasionally baked goods are provided!...

Kitty Fleischman Speaks to JCOM Students

February 26, 2015

Kitty Fleischman, an Idaho journalist who has also worked in Utah and Alaska, spoke as part of the Morris Media Lecture Series....

Film production degree now available at USU

February 25, 2015

The Department of Theatre Arts at Utah State University announced this semester the addition of a new bachelor of fine arts degree. The new degree will allow students in the Department of Theatre Arts...

USU Public Relations Professor at FanX

USU Public Relations Professor at FanX

February 20, 2015

Debra Jenson impressed the attendees of ComicCon FanX where she presented on five panels. Jenson is an assistant professor at Utah State University in the JCOM department and loves all things Harry Po...

Students turn spring break into a service break

February 19, 2015

Students from Utah State University’s Alternative Breaks Program will be providing service to individuals in California and Southern Utah during the school’s spring break March 9 to 15....

Feminist minister visits campus, puts religious spin on the erotic

February 08, 2015

Susan Shaw – an author, ordained minister and professor at Oregon State University – provided a voice to feminist theological perspectives during her brown bag speech Wednesday in the Merrill-Cazi...

Ride-sharing program comes to USU

January 20, 2014

In an effort to make carpooling easier for Utah State University students, faculty and staff, USU Facilities and the Sustainability Council have introduced Zimride, a ride-sharing website....

The Toaster goes down

January 13, 2014

The “golden toaster,” an iconic church building which is part of Utah State University property, was demolished last week....

Students skip the flu shot

December 02, 2014

Though college students are among some of the most technologically-advanced and socially-active demographics, they continue to fail in one aspect of social awareness: their own health....

ORP doesn't freeze over in winter

November 25, 2014

Water is freezing in Cache Valley, which means Utah State University’s Outdoor Recreation Program switches its focus to frozen sports....

Unwrapping science, journalism with Joe Palca

November 16, 2014

Friday’s “Science Unwrapped” featured National Public Radio Science Correspondent Joe Palca, who chose to speak about “Unwrapping Science on the Radio.”...

Cache Food Pantry gears up for the holidays

November 07, 2014

LOGAN — It’s the beginning of November, the season of giving. And the Cache Community Food Pantry is reaping the benefits....

'Cache Valley boys' getting it done at Cherry Peak

November 04, 2014

RICHMOND — Snow may have already fallen in the Bear River Mountains, but the newest Cache Valley ski resort is still rushing to finish final preparations before it can properly welcome the 2014-2015...

USU recycling becomes more efficient

October 30, 2014

Recycling on campus is now easier thanks to efforts by the Utah State University’s Sustainability Council — part of USU facilities....

CWG director: Sarkeesian 'just felt the risk was too great'

October 15, 2014

Carrying a concealed weapon on Utah State University campus is legal, but on Wednesday carrying was part of a larger debate involving a feminist speaker and malicious threats made against her....

Recent findings may change standards at Utah child care facilities

October 06, 2014

Rich or poor, kids enrolled in child care facilities in Utah consistently score lower on proficiency tests in math than in English, according to research from Utah State University due to be published...

Band director brings change to Utah State University's marching band

October 06, 2014

A new season has brought a new direction for the Aggie Marching Band. As band director Joseph Falvey begins his second year at Utah State University, he's making changes to the marching style and musi...

Car smashed for cancer, but proceeds are slim

October 06, 2014

Utah State University students dressed themselves in safety hats and glasses as they took turns hitting a Brigham Young University-themed car with a sledgehammer in the Car Smash for Cancer on Thursda...

Caught between criminal charges and unsafe situations, minor drinkers in limbo

October 06, 2014

Scared. Torn. Hopeless. That's how intoxicated minors can sometimes feel when they find themselves in dangerous or compromising situations. A call to the police can bring help — but also a criminal ...

Chem researchers hope to cure diabetes -- with plague

October 06, 2014

Researchers at Utah State University are working toward a potential cure for diabetes — and they're using a bubonic plague enzyme to do it....

Greater Sage-Grouse numbers are up in Utah

October 06, 2014

Utah's population of greater sage-grouse is up 40 percent this year — a rise that could come as good news to hunters....

New options for campus food, but prices are still steep

October 06, 2014

A new to-go option for buffet meals at Utah State University means students have more dining choices — but many are still struggling with the prices....

No shoes? No problem, barefoot movement adherents say

October 06, 2014

The snow is coming. But that doesn’t bother Zadie Taylon. She’ll face the coming winter the way she faces any other day: without shoes....

Loaves and Fishes: More than food, it's about community

September 08, 2014

LOGAN — It’s lunch time on Saturday, and people are coming to First Presbyterian Church on Center Street. What started out as a Christmas day dinner for needy locals has become a bi-monthly celebr...

Light on the Hill Keynote Speech

August 27, 2014

Today I want to share with you a revelation — one that has changed the way I look at my life and I hope might help change the way you look at your life, if you let it. I am the one percent. Many of ...

Running Amok--The WORD escapes (again), Defies (still) all reason in a troubled world

August 25, 2014

ST. GEORGE’S LIGHTHOUSE, California—It had been a quiet summer on the remote rock that supports the maximum security tower of St. Mumbles Home for the Terminally Verbose. Too quiet, as it turns ou...

JCOM holds annual crisis simulation

April 02, 2014

Bombs, car accidents and even Bigfoot sightings set the stage for the journalism and communication department’s day of simulated crisis, CommStrong, on Friday....

Albrecht outlines legislative funding

April 03, 2014

USU President Stan Albrecht reported to the College of Humanities and Social Sciences faculty and staff on Tuesday evening in the David B. Haight Alumni Center on the legislative outcomes of the last ...

Changing the Fate initiative aims to rid Utah State of racial intolerance

April 03, 2014

Phrases like, “You are too pretty to be gay,” “Why are you brown?” and “You will get the scholarship because you are black” were featured on posters at the Access and Diversity Center on F...

Transportation master plan in the works

April 01, 2014

USU Facilities has teamed up with USU Student Services to come up with a plan to make getting to and around campus a little easier. The offices plan to hire a transportation planning expert in April w...

'Aggie Radio Drama'--Student radio station applies for FCC license

'Aggie Radio Drama'--Student radio station applies for FCC license

March 29, 2014

Utah State’s 7-year-old student radio station, Aggie Radio, which has streamed its signal online in partnership with Utah Public Radio since 2007, is applying to the Federal Communication Commission...

Fast-changing industry is a challenge, journalists advise USU students

Fast-changing industry is a challenge, journalists advise USU students

February 28, 2014

The journalist’s job is more complex than it once was. Simply being able to write a well-balanced and unbiased story isn’t enough for today’s ever-growing online audiences, say two Utah “conte...

Campus protest raises sexual assault awareness

February 25, 2014

Carrying neon-colored signs and calling out chants, Take Back the Night participants marched across the USU campus at 5 p.m. Friday to raise awareness for sexual assault and abuse....

STE2M center opens at USU

February 20, 2014

USU recently welcomed a STE2M center to campus. The center, run by David Feldon, is a place where students can go and collaborate with others in the fields of science, technology, education, engineeri...

Ag comm club attends national conference for first time

February 18, 2014

“The students were invited to attend the press conference and to watch and to learn a little bit about the Farm Bill and the industry’s policies that we are seeing in America at this time,” she ...

USA rugby 'sevens' tourney in Vegas draws passion, blood, beers

USA rugby 'sevens' tourney in Vegas draws passion, blood, beers

February 11, 2014

LAS VEGAS—The fan in the front row wears a t-shirt thart reads, “80 minutes, 15 positions, no protection, wanna ruck?” The spectacle is rugby, and it was the USA sevens rugby tournament in Las V...

Want to paint Angie's? Take 'pART' in community mural project

Want to paint Angie's? Take 'pART' in community mural project

January 22, 2014

LOGAN—Many bumperstickers around Cache Valley brag, “I cleaned the sink at Angie’s.” This spring, 12 local artists will be able to brag, “I painted the wall at Angie’s.”...

A-TV News plans to help students find jobs

December 03, 2013

All students hope for a career after graduation. The advisers of Utah State University’s student-run news television show, Aggie TV News, are helping students make this hope a reality....

Judge: Students need to be more active in their college careers

November 19, 2013

Utah’s first Hispanic federal judge spoke to about 30 students about his journey to the court bench Thursday evening in the Agricultural Sciences Building....

A stitch in time: Sew 'n Sews help Ugandan girls stay in school

November 12, 2013

It was three years ago that the Institute for Sustainable Economics, Education and Engineering – or SEEE Me – found out that many girls in Uganda never finished school. They could not attend class...

Journalism Student Receives National Award for Feature Writing

November 06, 2013

The Society of Professional Journalists announced the national winners of the 2012 Mark of Excellence Awards. USU Student Journalism student MacKenzie Hamliton’s article on a young man’s mission t...

Smashing pumpkins kicks off November in North Logan

Smashing pumpkins kicks off November in North Logan

November 06, 2013

Elk Ridge Park was buzzing with the energy of expectant people. People waiting for a show to be put on by massive catapults ready to launch pumpkins into the air, only to smash on the ground after the...

On the road again, at last

November 05, 2013

The ribbon cutting for the reconstruction of 1000 West on Friday in Logan brought an end to a six-year project for the city, county and state....

Angie's 30th birthday: Plenty of work, commitment to helping

October 26, 2013

LOGAN — On Oct. 21, 1983, Saboor Sahely opened the doors to his new restaurant on Main Street in Logan. Thirty years later, Angie’s restaurant is moving along as strong as ever and has become know...

Students going for green

October 24, 2013

This year’s Blue Goes Green grants will dedicate $20,000 to improving USU’s sustainability, according to Henry Easterling, a Student Sustainability Office intern....

Nerds assemble at Logan comic book store

October 22, 2013

When Nick Wan moved to Logan, he was disappointed to find there was no community science program. He responded by starting Logan Nerd Night....

Aggie Radio ready to make waves

October 10, 2013

Aggie Radio, USU's student-run radio station, has plans to apply next week for a license from the Federal Communications Commission to broadcast on FM radio, something they’ve been waiting years to ...

Journalist speaks on politics, Washington and media's role

October 03, 2013

On Wednesday, USU students and faculty heard from Matt Canham, a political reporter for the Salt Lake Tribune as part of the Morris Media Lecture Series....

Service day in North Logan brings out neighborly helpers

October 01, 2013

Residents gathered at locations around the city to kick off the second annual city-wide day of service Saturday. “When there is a big project to be done, it’s amazing what can happen when 100 peop...

Utah State remembers student killed in bike accident

September 01, 2013

Utah State remembers student killed in bike accident...

Aggie journalists best in region with 20 excellence awards

Aggie journalists best in region with 20 excellence awards

February 18, 2013

Students from Utah State University broke school records, and swept areas of competition in the 2012 Mark of Excellence awards sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists....

Journalism and Communication professor takes residence in freshman housing hall

April 16, 2013

Utah State University professor Ted Pease hulks his six-foot-three frame into a shiny red SUV and drives around the corner to Davis Hall, the old brick apartment building where he’s been living for ...

Spiked! USU journalists create fitting award to honor 'curmudgeon'

Spiked! USU journalists create fitting award to honor 'curmudgeon'

April 16, 2013

A new award was created to honor Ted Pease, head of the Department of Journalism and Communication at Utah State University, who is stepping down from his post at the end of the academic year....

JCOM department honors its best & brightest, announces scholarships

JCOM department honors its best & brightest, announces scholarships

April 14, 2013

The Department of Journalism & Communication at Utah State University has named its top students for 2013-2014, and awarded more than $30,000 in scholarships for the coming academic year....

'Justice and equality'--supporters of same-sex marriage rally in Logan

'Justice and equality'--supporters of same-sex marriage rally in Logan

April 01, 2013

LOGAN—Shades of red decorated the steps of the historic Cache Country Courthouse as nearly 140 community members gathered in support of same-sex marriage equality and equal rights....

Ravitz: Writing with empathy, resisting fluff, and making a difference

Ravitz: Writing with empathy, resisting fluff, and making a difference

March 04, 2013

CNN Digital reporter Jessica Ravitz has focused her career on long-form, in-depth storytelling in a day that is increasingly more consumed by 140-character tweets, sound bites and abbreviated news....

Crowd Packs County Council hearing, demands action for better air

Crowd Packs County Council hearing, demands action for better air

February 28, 2013

Dozens of concerned Cache Valley residents converged on the Historic County Courthouse Tuesday evening for a public hearing. The throng filled the Cache County Council chambers to capacity, spiling in...

Redefining 'beauty'--USU grads take on sexism in SI swimsuit issue

Redefining 'beauty'--USU grads take on sexism in SI swimsuit issue

February 28, 2013

Lindsay and Lexie Kite have taken their campaign against media sexism to one of the premier icons of female objectification—the annual Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue....

Logan draws line in the air to combat valley air pollution health risks

Logan draws line in the air to combat valley air pollution health risks

February 24, 2013

Logan can no longer ignore the tremendous public health crisis posed by air pollution in the Cache Valley, Mayor Randy Watts said Tuesday. ...

Blue Goes Green seeks on-campus student sustainability projects

February 03, 2013

What started as an idea to help on-campus residents become environmentally conscious may soon be a full-fledged project for two Utah State University resident assistants. Rene Hernandez and Wendy Stic...

Advocate-journalists: How suffering in India changed our worldviews

Advocate-journalists: How suffering in India changed our worldviews

January 18, 2013

Story By Dani Hayes Photos by Brian Champagne It was during a particular photo assignment in India that she felt drawn to something more personal and powerful than traditional journalism....

From teen radio reporter to early-bird UPR host, alum has plenty to say

From teen radio reporter to early-bird UPR host, alum has plenty to say

January 18, 2013

By Stacey Worster Special from The Utah Statesman LOGAN—Not many people can say they started a career before they could drive. But Kerry Bringhurst says she doesn’t always do things typically....

Broadcast news alum now reporting on the world from Vietnam

Broadcast news alum now reporting on the world from Vietnam

January 16, 2013

Sarah Dallof’s colleagues, professors and bosses would all agree on one thing—she can do it all. Whether behind the camera, putting together stories, editing, producing and, most of all, reporting...

Faculty Profile: AggieTV prof shines from fiery crash to Christmas lights

Faculty Profile: AggieTV prof shines from fiery crash to Christmas lights

December 11, 2012

LOGAN—A little more than a year ago, a horrific traffic accident and heroic rescue to prevent a fiery death played out just yards away from the Quad at Utah State University. Chris Garff remembers i...

Reporter's Notebook: Night in a cop car with 'hell trying to break loose'

November 12, 2012

LOGAN – My night with the cops started out with a typical noise complaint and ended with a three-man booking at Cache County Jail....

JCOM alum comes home with his new book, 'Housekeeper's Son'

JCOM alum comes home with his new book, 'Housekeeper's Son'

September 23, 2012

In 277 pages, USU alumnus Christopher Loke takes a reader on a journey of mystery and murder and addresses the blur between right and wrong in the author’s first novel, The Housekeeper’s Son....

Aggie journalists to report Oct. 3 on Ethiopia's hope, heartbreak

September 08, 2012

A year ago, Utah State journalism Professor Matthew LaPlante traveled to Ethiopia and brought back heart-wrenching stories of tribal traditions of infanticide. This time, LaPlante took three Aggie jou...

Aggies experience national change, growth in D.C.

September 03, 2012

Lauren Handy had many reasons to be pleased with her experience as an intern for Sen. Orrin Hatch in Washington, D.C. One particular hour, however, took the cake....

Logan, Utah, makes top-10 (we're #3!) list of best college towns in U.S.

August 28, 2012

Tuesday’s Chronicle of Higher Ed website reports that Logan, Utah—has anyone heard of it?—ranks No. 3 nationwide in a new survey....

Aggie Reports from Ethiopia: Olympic Dreams, Empty Pockets

August 16, 2012

Kababa Alemu’s feet pound the wet soil as he rounds a makeshift track for the 10th time....

Journalism prof known as quirky, dedicated, passionate, inspirational

April 30, 2012

USU alumna and longtime journalism professor Nancy Williams is an adviser, a cheerleader, a professor, a confidante, a friend, and a mentor to many students in the journalism and communication departm...

JCOM honors Class of 2012, outstanding students; awards scholarships

April 22, 2012

The Department of Journalism & Communication at Utah State University honored its best and brightest Friday in ceremonies to name its outstanding students of the year, and to award more than $31,000 i...

USU journalists dominate annual regional Mark of Excellence Awards

April 18, 2012

Utah 4-year college journalists dominated this year’s Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Mark of Excellence Award competition, collecting more than half the honors awarded to colleges and uni...

New student Communicators Guild invites JCOM alumni back to campus

November 18, 2011

Former KSL-TV broadcaster and 2001 USU alumna Amanda Butterfield will be on campus Nov. 30 to speak to USU JCOM students, alumni and members of the community in a reunion and networking event for the ...

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