Twelve documentaries were selected among the Peabody 30 finalists to be handed out at the 76th Peabody Awards on May 20, 2017.
Twelve documentaries tapped for the Peabody 30 April 18, 2017 Diverse selection covers issues from cyberbullying and racial justice to refugees and sexual assault The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors revealed today 12 winners in the Documentary category for pr... read more about Twelve documentaries tapped for the Peabody 30
The AdPR Executive Advisory Council welcomes five new members at its April 20-21 meeting.
New AdPR Executive Advisory Council members represent agencies, corporations, sports and media April 18, 2017 Grady College’s Department of Advertising and Public Relations Executive Advisory Council has added five new members: Nelson Fernandez, Susan Goodenow, Greg Guest, Lisa Howard and Carl Turner. T... read more about New AdPR Executive Advisory Council members represent agencies, corporations, sports and media
Jason Kreher receives the 2017 Henry W. Grady Mid-Career Alumni Award April 20, 2017 Jason Kreher, creative director at Wieden+Kennedy in Portland, Oregon, is the 2017 recipient of the Henry W. Grady Mid-Career Alumni Award. The award honors a graduate who has been influential in h... read more about Jason Kreher receives the 2017 Henry W. Grady Mid-Career Alumni Award
This picture by documentary photojournalism student Reann Huber is one of many taken for the People and Places photo assignment as part of the Woodall Weekend Workshop in Gilmer County.
Woodall Weekend Workshop challenges photojournalism students in the field April 13, 2017 Students don’t really expect to hear their professors tell them to “fail faster,” but this is just one of the lessons taught to a group of photojournalism students at the annual Woodall Weekend Wor... read more about Woodall Weekend Workshop challenges photojournalism students in the field
Loran Smith will be recognized with the Grady College Dean's Medal at Grady Salutes on April 28, 2017.
Loran Smith named Grady College Dean’s Medal recipient April 13, 2017 A man synonymous with Georgia football and broadcasting, Loran Smith (ABJ ’62), has been named the recipient of the Dean’s Medal, the highest honor given at Grady College. “Loran Smith, one of t... read more about Loran Smith named Grady College Dean’s Medal recipient
Cox Institute and NPPA spearhead resource effort for independent journalists April 12, 2017 Training Initiative Includes Assistance from UGA SBDC and Atlanta Press Club A working group called the Independent Journalists Resource Coalition (IJRC) was launched today at the University of Ge... read more about Cox Institute and NPPA spearhead resource effort for independent journalists
Individual and Institutional winners named for 76th Annual Peabody Awards April 12, 2017 The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors have selected Norman Lear to receive an Individual Award and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) an Institutional Award for their contributions to storytell... read more about Individual and Institutional winners named for 76th Annual Peabody Awards
Grady College to host Drone Summit 2017 April 12, 2017 Grady College is joining CNN Aerial Imagery & Reporting (CNN Air), Turner Entertainment, the National Press Photographers Association and the New Media Institute to host the first Drone Summit ... read more about Grady College to host Drone Summit 2017
Brooke Beach honored with 2017 John E. Drewry Young Alumni Award April 11, 2017 Founder and CEO of Marketwake Brooke Beach, a 2011 graduate of Grady College, is the 2017 recipient of the John E. Drewry Young Alumni Award.  The award recognizes a graduate of the last decade who... read more about Brooke Beach honored with 2017 John E. Drewry Young Alumni Award
Zachary Hansen, a journalism student from Cataula, Georgia, was named a Pulliam Journalism Fellow.
Grady’s Zachary Hansen Selected as a 2017 Pulliam Journalism Fellow April 10, 2017 Zachary Hansen, a Grady College journalism major, has been selected to participate in the 2017 Pulliam Journalism Fellowship operated by Gannett Co. newspapers. Hansen, who expects to graduate i... read more about Grady’s Zachary Hansen Selected as a 2017 Pulliam Journalism Fellow