Anne Perera, a Grady Ph.D. student, received the Institute for Public Relations/Ketchum’s Don Bartholomew Award, a very competitive internship/research work only offered to doctoral students through a national competition. Anne will be developing and writing a research paper based on her research proposal. Along with an 8-week remote internship, she will receive a $2,500 research grant to support her finishing the research project over the summer.
Karin Assmann and Ev Andrews.(Grady MA student). “Communication rituals, alternative media regimes and enactments of participatory journalism in rural ‘news deserts’ in Georgia.” Accepted for presentation at AEJMC’s 2021 Midwinter Conference (Community Journalism Interest Group) to be held online on March 5 – 6: won the top abstract award from the Community Journalism Interest Group. (Abstract listed in the Conference section below.)