Hussman Professor Emerita Jane Brown honored with lifetime achievement award

April 18, 2024, 8:50 AM
UNC Hussman’s James L. Knight Professor Emerita Jane Brown was honored with the Jonathan B. Howes Lifetime Achievement Award at the April 8 business meeting of the Retired Faculty and Professionals Association.
Brown, who was also the featured speaker at the event, is being recognized for her scholarship and extensive service to the UNC-Chapel Hill campus as well as her engagement in community activities outside the University.

Going four gold: UNC Hussman’s fourth Olympics experience

April 17, 2024, 4:49 PM
By Erin Wadsworth '22
Twenty-five UNC Hussman students and recent graduates are covering the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris, France, marking the fourth Olympic reporting partnership in school history. 

Jake Lawler tackles career in screenwriting

April 16, 2024, 12:44 PM
This story, written by Ethan Quinn, was originally published at
When he came to Carolina on a football scholarship, Jake Lawler ’20 knew he enjoyed writing, but he had no idea where that passion would take him.

Students learn the importance of networking, worldwide

April 15, 2024, 11:06 AM
By Jessica F. Simmons
During spring break, 28 UNC Hussman students visited some of the top advertising, public relations and journalism companies in the world.

Ph.D. alum wins dissertation award, promoting women and diversity in advertising

March 26, 2024, 4:54 PM
By Erin Wadsworth '22
The slogan “Diversity = Creativity = Profitability” is at the heart of The 3% Movement’s mission to eradicate gender bias in creative departments in U.S. advertising agencies.  

UNC Hussman Pop-up Shop

March 25, 2024, 11:19 AM
You asked for it, and we delivered! In response to requests from UNC Hussman students, alumni and other members of our community, the school has teamed up with Underground Printing in Chapel Hill to create its first online pop-up shop featuring a limited number of UNC Hussman-branded apparel items.

GiveUNC 2024

March 4, 2024, 12:11 PM
UNC's Annual Day of Giving

NC Media & Journalism Hall of Fame announces 2024 honorees

March 3, 2024, 1:13 PM
J.J. Carter, Skip Foreman, Melanie Sill, Ami Vitale and Eric Montross will be honored in recognition of their individual achievements and influence across their respective fields of media and journalism. Capitol Broadcasting will be the inaugural corporate honoree for its outstanding achievements in media and journalism.

NABJ’s 50 years advancing Black journalism, CABJ's history for student leadership

February 29, 2024, 5:20 PM
By Jessica F. Simmons
Photos courtesy of the Carolina Association of Black Journalists.

Marty Baron’s visit to UNC Hussman shines a spotlight on good journalism

February 27, 2024, 12:02 PM
By Hannah Kaufman '24
During his three-day visit to UNC Hussman last month, retired journalist Marty Baron spoke to six classes, attended two faculty lunches, had multiple conversations with student journalists and gave the second annual Frank A. Daniels Jr. Lecture.