Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication Archives

Cronkite School, AZPBS launch crowdfunding campaign

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Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and Arizona PBS kicked off a crowdfunding campaign, Tuesday, to help Cronkite News students increase coverage of border and immigration issues during this election year. The Cronkite School is the first journalism program in the nation to establish a major partnership with Beacon, an… Read More →

ASU supports efforts for Cronkite postage stamp

Walter Cronkite speaks at the Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication during a 2005 visit.

Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication is joining the efforts of the Society of Professional Journalists and the Radio Television Digital News Association to honor Walter Cronkite with a postage stamp. The U.S. Postal Service is considering a joint request from the SPJ and the RTDNA for a stamp commemorating… Read More →

Charlie Rose earns ASU’s Walter Cronkite Award

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A crowd of more than 1,000 industry leaders in media, politics, business and education along with students were on hand Monday as the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University presented this year’s Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism to Charlie Rose. Rose earned a standing ovation as the award-winning anchor of “CBS This… Read More →

Warren Buffett headlines new ASU speaker series

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Leading business figures, including BerkshireHathaway CEO Warren Buffett, are participating in a new speaker series at Arizona State University. The “Iconic Voices” lecture series, to be held at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, features candid in-person and video interviews with business notables that include Buffett and Freeport-McMoran CEO Richard Adkerson as… Read More →

ASU School program focuses on border issues

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Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin, longtime owners of the national chain of Village Voice alternative weeklies, will use proceeds from a lawsuit against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to establish a Chair in Borderlands Issues at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. The $2M gift will support an… Read More →

Armendariz named PR director for Banner East Region

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Rebecca Armendariz, 27, public relations specialist at Banner Health, has been named public relations director for Banner Arizona East Region, effective June 24. She will oversee the public relations efforts at the following Banner Health facilities: Banner Baywood Medical Center, Banner Behavioral Health Hospital, Banner Desert Medical Center, Banner Gateway Medical Center, Banner Goldfield Medical… Read More →

Cronkite School Announces Online Media Studies Program

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The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University announced plans to offer a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications and Media Studies – entirely online. The new program will provide students anywhere with access to the Cronkite School’s internationally renowned and award-winning faculty, including a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist. It… Read More →

Cronkite school honors Costas

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Broadcaster Bob Costas will be honored by Arizona State University’s journalism school at its awards luncheon next week. The host of NBC’s “Football Night in America” will be awarded the 2012 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism on Tuesday. Costas has won 22 Emmy awards during his career. ASU’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism… Read More →

Inaugural Cronkite Day Celebration Set for October

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Arizona State University journalism alumni are invited back to the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication for the school’s first-ever large-scale alumni celebration Oct. 26. Conceived and designed by the Cronkite School National Board of Advisors, Cronkite Day is an all-day festival of professional, social, career development and networking opportunities held at the… Read More →

Reynolds Foundation Awards ASU $8.21 Million for Business Journalism

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by in Business News | Education

The Donald W. Reynolds Foundation, the nation’s leader in philanthropic support of professional development and education in business journalism, has awarded two grants totaling $8.21 million to Arizona State University to improve coverage of complex business and economic issues. A grant of $6.21 million will continue the work of the Donald W. Reynolds National Center… Read More →

Resumes Have A New Look — Is Yours Outdated?

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by in Economy | Workforce

Today’s job market is scarce, and just as times have changed so has the way a resume is destined for either an interview or the round filing cabinet. According to Michael Wong, Director of Career Services for the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, “The best information to include… Read More →