The School of Journalism and Mass Communication honored its brightest and best students at the 2017 Awards Ceremony in Old Main on Tuesday. Proud parents, family members, faculty and staff joined in celebrating the scholars’ achievements. Check out the photo slideshow below for a visual recap of the event, and learn about our outstanding student honors!
The SJMC’s Top 10 percent of students were inducted into to Kappa Tau Alpha, the fifth oldest of all national honor societies.
Advertising faculty member Emmeline Olson presented Breonna Ruffin with the Top Advertising Student award.
Electronic Media sequence coordinator Dr. Tim England presented Sam Isenberg with the Top Electronic Media Student award.
General Mass Communication sequence coordinator Dr. David Nolan presented Natasha Alvarez with the Top General Mass Communication Student award.
Journalism sequence coordinator Kym Fox presented Autumn Bernhard with the Top Journalism Student award.
Journalism sequence coordinator Kym Fox presented Nicole Hengst with the Top Graduate Student award.
Digital Media Innovation sequence coordinator Dr. Cindy Royal presented Sara Shields with the Top Graduate Instructional Assistant award.
Mike Devlin honored the AAF National Student Advertising Competition team
Advertising faculty Emmeline Olson honors Ad Club members
Gilbert Martinez honors the University Star Editor Emily Sharp for her hard work this year.
Dr. Cindy Royal honored the graduate program’s SXTXstate project team members, both past and present
PR Sequence coordinator Charles Kaufman addresses the crowd
The AAF National Student Advertising Competition team presents Dr. Judy Oskam with their trophy.
Dr. Judy Oskam presents retiring faculty member Gale Wiley with a tile from the roof of Old Main
Dr. Niekamp and the Broadcasting Society