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Glennon to serve as Cox Institute’s 2019 Industry Fellow

Amy Glennon, a former publisher with Cox Media Group, will serve as an Industry Fellow with the James M. Cox Jr. Institute for Journalism Innovation, Management and Leadership during the spring 2019 semester at the University of Georgia. See more >

Grady Students Complete 2018 Cox-SABEW Fellowships

Four Grady College students were recognized in New York City during the fall conference of the Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing (SABEW) through a fellowship organized by the college’s Cox Institute for Journalism Innovation, Management and Leadership. See more >

Students Complete the 2018 Grady Mobile News Lab

A group of 19 journalism students completed the Grady College’s Fall 2018 Mobile News Lab with a projects showcase held Monday, Oct. 22. The Mobile News Lab students experimented with a variety of mobile newsgathering tools and techniques and produced a multi-media story package optimized for mobile platforms. See more >

Cox Institute will unveil the Levin Leaders Initiative in January

A new gift pledge from Adam Levin and the Philip and Janice Levin Foundation will establish the Levin Leaders Initiative, an expanded leadership development program for journalism students presented by the James M. Cox Jr. Institute for Journalism Innovation, Management and Leadership. See more >

Cox Institute Hosts Entrepreneurial Journalism Symposium

Grady’s Entrepreneurial Journalism Symposium was held on Sept. 17 with a focus on the “Business of Podcasting.” The event included four sessions throughout the day featuring podcasting experts discussing a wide array of topics including content creation, production values and business models. See more >

Cox Institute Director Named Morris Chair

Keith Herndon (ABJ ’82), a professor of practice in journalism, has been named to the William S. Morris Chair in News Strategy and Management by the dean of Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. See more >

Student Completes Innovation Fellowship After Summer at NPR

Charlotte Norsworthy, a senior journalism and political science major, completed her Cox Innovation Fellowship this summer by interning with National Public Radio in Washington D.C. See more >

MSCNE 18 Prepared College Editors to Lead Newsrooms

Student media leaders from around the country learned from more than a dozen industry professionals at this year’s Management Seminar for College News Editors (MSCNE) held at the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. See more >

Fanning Institute and Grady Faculty Explain Collaboration in Innovative Practice Paper

Faculty from the University of Georgia’s J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development and the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication presented an innovative practice paper at this year’s annual conference of the Association of Leadership Educators in Chicago. See more >

Five Grady Journalists Training This Summer as Newsy Fellows

Five Grady journalists are training this summer in a program developed by Newsy and sponsored by the James M. Cox Jr. Institute for Journalism Innovation, Management & Leadership. See more >

Graduating Seniors Pass “The Lead” Podcast to New Host

The student hosts of The Lead podcast, Nate Bramel and Noelle Lashley, graduated in May, passing the microphone to rising senior Charlotte Norsworthy, who will take over in fall 2018. See more >

Grady Rising Senior Earns ACES Editing Certificate

Nicki Brown, a rising senior majoring in Journalism at Grady, earned a Certificate in Editing during the spring semester as part of a pilot challenge grant offered by the Cox Institute. See more >

Cox Institute Sponsors NNA Foundation Fellow

John Hammel, a fourth-year journalism major, represented Grady College in the National Newspaper Association Foundation’s 2018 News Fellows Program. See more >

Industry Fellow Lectures and Cox Institute Presents Provide Perspective

Lectures by the Cox Institute Industry Fellow and guests of the Cox Institute Presents lecture series provided significant industry perspective for students in the spring semester’s special topics course on business journalism. See more >

Cox Institute Partners with Atlanta Press Club for Annual Awards

The James M. Cox Jr. Institute for Journalism Innovation, Management and Leadership was the presenting partner for this year’s Atlanta Press Club Awards of Excellence. See more >

Grady Journalism students complete 2018 Cox Institute Leaders Program; Institute Scholar Recognized

The James M. Cox Jr. Institute for Journalism Innovation, Management and Leadership at the Grady College presented its Cox Leadership Medal to 15 aspiring student leaders who completed its leadership program and also recognized its first Cox Institute Scholar. See more >

Cox Institute Hosted Immersive News Bootcamp

The Cox Institute was chosen by Matter to host an immersive bootcamp training session in coordination with the Google News Lab and News Media Alliance, which took place this June. See more >