Recent PhD graduate Dr. Amie Jones has been named winner of the Margaret A. Blanchard Dissertation Prize

Recent PhD graduate Dr. Amie Jones has been named winner of the Margaret A. Blanchard Dissertation Prize, awarded by the American Journalism Historians Association for best dissertation of the year.  The award will be presented in October at the AJHA conference. Amie is assistant director of student services in UGA’s Graduate School. Dissertation Title: The Forgotten Children of Bath: Media and memory of the Bath School Bombing of 1927 Committee: Janice Hume (chair), Karen Russell, Peggy Kreshel and Mark Cooney (Department of Sociology)

Janice Hume  Peggy Kreshel  Karen Miller Russell