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  • Yoon Joo Lee Yoon-Joo Lee Selected as Scripps Howard Foundation/AEJMC Visiting Professor Grant Recipient

    Yoon-Joo Lee, Associate Professor of Media Analytics and Advertising at Washington State University’s Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, has been selected as one of two Scripps Howard Foundation Visiting Professor in Media Ad Sales Program 2019-20 grant recipients.

    Lee will serve as this year’s visiting professor in media ad sales and will have the opportunity to study for two weeks this summer at WEWS in Cleveland, OH. She will particularly work with advertising sales that support social media and/or digital marketing, taking updated skills and knowledge back to their schools to share with their students this fall. The second phase of the program funds … » More …

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  • Rebecca Cooney Headshot Rebecca Cooney Wins Oaks Academic Technology Award

    Rebecca Cooney, a clinical assistant professor in the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, is the winner of the 2019 Oaks Academic Technology Award. The annual award is sponsored by Academic Outreach & Innovation (AOI).
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  • WSU selects Bruce Pinkleton as dean of Edward R. Murrow College of Communication

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Bruce Pinkleton has been named dean of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University following a national search.

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  • Sexual harassment, gender stereotypes prevalent among youth

    By Corrie Wilder, Edward R. Murrow College of Communication

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Young women enrolled in high schools and colleges told Washington State University researchers that people routinely make sexual comments, both in-person and online, about them and their bodies.

    Stacey J.T. Hust, associate professor in WSU’s Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, and Kathleen Boyce Rodgers, associate professor in WSU’s Department of Human Development, talked with more than 100 young people from across Washington state in focus groups about media and their romantic and sexual relationships. Hust and Rodgers also conducted in-depth interviews with 16 individuals.

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  • Sexual harassment, gender stereotypes prevalent among youth

    By Corrie Wilder, Edward R. Murrow College of Communication

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Young women enrolled in high schools and colleges told Washington State University researchers that people routinely make sexual comments, both in-person and online, about them and their bodies.

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  • Jacqueline Quiroz Jacqueline Quiroz Honored by American Advertising Federation

    EVERETT, WA, Jan. 26th – WSU President Kirk Schulz recently announced that Murrow College student Jacqueline Quiroz has been selected to attend an exclusive event hosted by the American Advertising Association. AAF’s Most Promising Multicultural Student program (MPMS) was started in 1997 to honor the nation’s top students of diversity and give them a head start in networking and training for the advertising industry.

    The event will be held February 12th-15th in New York City. Ms. Quiroz will be representing WSU among other universities from around the nation whose students will receive honors at the Building Bridges for Our Future Awards Luncheon. Ms. Quiroz will … » More …

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  • Murrow College student honored by American Advertising Federation

    EVERETT, Wash. – Jacqueline Quiroz, a student in the Edward R. Murrow College Communication at Washington State University, has been selected to attend an exclusive diversity event hosted by the American Advertising Federation.

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  • Final candidates named in search of dean at Murrow College

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Andrea Miller and Bruce Pinkleton have been named as final candidates for the dean’s position at the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University, said Provost Dan Bernardo.

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  • NPR’s Robert Siegel to receive WSU’s Murrow Lifetime Achievement Award

    By Corrie Wilder, WSU Murrow College

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Robert Siegel, recently retired senior host of National Public Radio’s “All Things Considered,” has been selected to receive Washington State University’s 2018 Murrow Lifetime Achievement Award.

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  • Keith Jackson, legendary sports broadcaster, WSU alum, dies

    Keith Jackson, who was widely regarded as the ‘voice of college football’ by several generations, died Friday, Jan. 13, in Los Angeles.

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  • State’s chief privacy officer to speak on “Privacy in the Digital Age”

    By Corrie Wilder, Edward R. Murrow College of Communication

    EVERETT, Wash. – Washington state’s Chief Privacy Officer Alex Alben will discuss how the government is protecting people’s privacy in the data breach age 12 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at WSU Murrow College’s Everett campus.

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  • The Courage to Follow Her Own Story: WSU alumna and CNN anchor Ana Cabrera

    anna_cabrera_in_studioPULLMAN, Wash. – When Ana Cabrera first set foot on Washington State University’s Pullman campus in 2000, she had no idea she’d become a CNN weekend news anchor 17 years later.

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  • Oct. 3: Murrow College at WSU Everett hosts ‘Ethics in 3D Spaces’ panel

    EVERETT, Wash. – Technology and media industry leaders will explore the ethical issues unfolding within emerging social virtual reality platforms at a breakfast and panel discussion titled “Ethics in 3D Spaces,” 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, in the Tiered Lecture Hall,  room 102, at WSU Everett, 915 N. Broadway.

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  • Pintak named fellow by Society of Professional Journalists

    Pintak LawrenceINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Society of Professional Journalists has recognized Lawrence Pintak, founding dean of WSU’s Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, as a Fellow of the Society for his “extraordinary contribution to the profession of journalism.”

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  • Sexual stereotypes can lead to unhealthy sexual relationships

    By Corrie Wilder, Murrow College of Communication

    Hust StaceyPULLMAN, Wash. ­­- Female college students who believe women are subservient and who endorse music media’s degradation of women are more likely to be involved in an unhealthy sexual relationship, according to research from WSU’s Murrow Center for Media & Health Promotion Research.

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