Valerie Fields' students ace real-world crisis communications test

April 17, 2020, 2:20 PM
Press conferences are stressful for anyone, even communications professionals — but imagine facing tough questions about the COVID-19 crisis, as a student, via Zoom.

John Robinson wins Student Undergraduate Teaching Award

April 16, 2020, 2:10 PM
UNC Hussman Adjunct Director and Lecturer John Robinson has been awarded the prestigious Student Undergraduate Teaching Award.

Spring Senior Survey now open

April 15, 2020, 4:03 PM

Spencer Barnes wins Student Undergraduate Teaching Award

April 15, 2020, 1:07 PM
UNC Hussman Associate Professor Spencer Barnes, who teaches coursework in graphic design, information design and 3D animation and visual explanations, has been awarded the prestigious Student Undergraduate Teaching Award.
Recipients are nominated and selected by members of UNC’s undergraduate population.

Two UNC Hussman students honored with Chancellor’s Award for publications

April 15, 2020, 9:04 AM
UNC Hussman seniors Charlie McGee and Marco Quiroz-Gutierrez are the recipients of the University’s 2020 Abernethy Student Publication Prize.
Established by Ernest H. Abernethy ’22 in 1941, the annual award honors the most distinctive undergraduate work in student publications.

Work Transformed: Bloomberg tech reporter Sarah Frier ’11 adapts to a virtual global book tour for ‘No Filter’

April 14, 2020, 10:10 AM
Sarah Frier ’11 is a longtime technology reporter for Bloomberg News based in San Francisco. She just embarked on a virtual book tour with “No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram,” her in-depth story of a company that is no doubt shaping your online life as we speak. Frier talked with us about the changes the global coronavirus pandemic has wrought both on her job at Bloomberg and her book launch.

UNC Hussman Graduate Student Awards and Scholarships

April 8, 2020, 2:28 PM

Park Fellow Kirsten Adams honored with P.E.O. Scholar Award recognizing excellence among women in Ph.D. programs

April 8, 2020, 10:27 AM
UNC Hussman doctoral student and Roy H. Park Fellow Kirsten Adams has received a prestigious P.E.O. Scholar Award.

UNC Hussman Innovation Stories: Ad Council’s Catherine Chao '07 on campaigns in the digital age

April 6, 2020, 8:48 AM
A spotlight on the ways UNC Hussman courses, students, faculty and staff are innovating to connect our community online and continue education remotely. 

Work Transformed: UNC Hussman Board of Adviser member Torod Neptune steers Lenovo’s global communications

April 2, 2020, 1:57 PM
Torod Neptune, worldwide group vice president and chief communications officer at Lenovo, leads the Fortune 500 tech company’s communications from Lenovo’s Morrisville, North Carolina, offices. A member of the UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media’s Board of Advisers, Neptune was named one of the top 50 power players in communications and public relations by PR Week last summer. He will be inducted into the North Carolina Media & Journalism Hall of Fame in October. Neptune shared his perspective on communicating globally during the unprecedented challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.