By Catie Schultz (@catieschultz17) A team of five public relations students from the Department of Journalism were awarded honorable mention in the 2018 Bateman Case Study Competition, sponsored by the Public Relations Student Society of America. Out of 84 teams that competed nationally, three teams were selected as finalists and UW Oshkosh was one of… Read More UWO Bateman Team Awarded Honorable Mention for Ignite Action With Purpose Campaign
By Lizzy Ritschard (@lizzymritschard) Many remarkable students from the Department of Journalism received awards at the UW Oshkosh Honors and Awards Ceremony and the department’s Student Achievement Gathering for Spring 2018. This year ten students were presented with the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence and we are proud to say that three of them are Department… Read More Students Honored at Department of Journalism Student Achievement Gathering
By Ashley Statz (@uwo_adclub) You might recall the name Jeff Griffith, a past Journalism student at UW Oshkosh who has since been awarded an Outstanding Young Alumni award in 1989, as well as a Distinguished Alumni award in 2013. The busy creative director took time last Wednesday for a video meeting with the UWO Advertising… Read More Distinguished Alumni, Jeff Griffith, Speaks to UWO Advertising Club
By Kyle Thill (@search4theroad) Despite being a small department at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, the Department of Journalism has a large number of graduates who have received top awards from the university. Each year during Homecoming, the UW Oshkosh Alumni Association recognizes graduates who have excelled in their professional field and civic engagement. Two… Read More Outstanding Young Alumni Award: Could You Be Next?
By William Waschow Since becoming a senior at UW Oshkosh, I have reflected on how important it is to find a professor that is right for your learning style. When I first enrolled in the Department of Journalism as a public relations student, I gained insight into each professors’ different and individual style. They differ… Read More Senior Wisdom: Getting to Know Journalism Faculty Members
By Ashley Larson (@aelarson6) The Department of Journalism at UW Oshkosh is committed to providing students with the knowledge and skills relevant for today’s job market. In order to keep curriculum as current as possible, the department utilizes feedback from a group of industry professionals called the advisory board. John Giesfeldt, a board member and… Read More The Advisory Board Provides Employer Perspective
By Alicia Kahl (@kahlmealicia) It’s 3 a.m. and we’re all a mixture of tired and excited to be en route to the airport for a weekend trip to Dallas, Texas for the 2017 ACP/CMA National College Media Convention . Eight staff members of The Advance-Titan were given the opportunity to attend this annual convention at the… Read More Advance-Titan Team Attends College Media Convention in Dallas