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Tracy Lucht elected as second vice president of American Journalism Historians Association

Tracy Lucht, associate professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, has been elected to serve as second vice-president for the American Journalism Historians Association (AJHA). Lucht’s term will begin after this week’s AJHA conference. She will ascend to first vice-president after the 2022 conference and then to president of AJHA in 2023. Founded … Continue reading Tracy Lucht elected as second vice president of American Journalism Historians Association

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Jigang Wang named American Physical Society Fellow

Jigang Wang, professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, has been named a 2021 Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS). Wang was selected for this honor which recognizes his distinguished contributions to the field of physics. According to the APS website, Wang was chosen for his “discoveries of coherent excitations and out-of-equilibrium topological … Continue reading Jigang Wang named American Physical Society Fellow

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Debra Solberg Gibson named 2021 Schwartz Award Winner

The Greenlee School has named Debra Solberg Gibson the recipient of its 2021 James W. Schwartz Award. The annual award recognizes distinguished service to journalism and communication and is the highest honor conferred by the school. Gibson most recently served as associate professor of practice and Meredith Professional in Residence at the Greenlee School. She … Continue reading Debra Solberg Gibson named 2021 Schwartz Award Winner

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Jeremy Best wins the Alpha Phi Theta Best First Book Award for 2021

Jeremy Best, assistant professor in the Department of History, has earned the Phi Alpha Theta Best First Book Award for 2021. Best was awarded this honor for his book “Heavenly Fatherland: German Missionary Culture and Globalization in the Age of Empire.” Phi Alpha Theta is an American honor society for undergraduate and graduate students and … Continue reading Jeremy Best wins the Alpha Phi Theta Best First Book Award for 2021

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Charles Kostelnick earns Frank R. Smith Award for Distinguished Journal Article

Charles Kostelnick, Morrill Professor in the Department of English, has been awarded the Frank R. Smith Award for Distinguished Journal Article from the Society for Technical Communication (STC). Kostelnick won the award for his article, “The Art of Visual Design: The Rhetoric of Aesthetics in Technical Communication.” He will be formally recognized during the STC’s … Continue reading Charles Kostelnick earns Frank R. Smith Award for Distinguished Journal Article