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Doing Ethics: The Communication and Journalism Capstone

Wed, 20 May 2015 13:32:18 +0000 by: Alyssa Adkins '15 by: author

A capstone tradition that inspires some fierce competition, the Ethics Bowl engages graduating COJO majors and alumni in debates about real cases in communication ethics.

Reception for Bunton Postponed

Tue, 19 May 2015 14:34:23 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

A farewell reception for Dr. Kris Bunton, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences scheduled Thursday, May 21, has been postponed. Bunton has been named dean of the Bob Schieffer College of Communication at Texas Christian University.

New York Times Reporter Helene Cooper to Speak Here May 4

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:56:32 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

Cooper, who has reported from more than 60 countries, is the final speaker in this year’s Minnesota Public Radio News’ Broadcast Journalist Series.

TommieMedia Students Earn Seven First-Place Honors

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:30:11 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

The university’s student-run news organization won seven first-place awards at the Midwest Journalism Conference. The organization brought home two awards for best website.

Outside Forces, Internal Checks and Change in Higher Ed

Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:13:09 +0000 by: Jordan Osterman '11 by: author

Change in higher education - including at St. Thomas - can take many forms and be difficult to enact, but it is a vital part of a university's evolution.