Monday, February 8, 2016

SOC High Notes


Screen shot of Halle Stanley in TV One commercial.
PR Student Recognized 
Congratulations to Halle Stanley, a junior Public Relations minor, for winning a scholarship from the Tom Joyner Foundation and Denny's for her work with the homeless in Baltimore. Halle was recognized at the recent NAACP Image Award when a TV ONE commercial about her work aired We are proud of you, Halle -- "truth and service."  
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SOC Student named Roy W. Howard Fellow
SOC student Miesha Miller has been selected as a 2016 Roy W. Howard National Reporting Fellow. She will travel to Japan in May with other fellows selected this year. The national competition is part of the Roy W. Howard National Collegiate Reporting Competition sponsored by Scripps Howard Foundation and Indiana University Journalism. The fellows will travel to Japan to study journalism, different cultures and visit media organizations, according tot he program website.

Alum joins Georgia station
Alumna  Ashley Lewis is joining the WRBL-TV, Columbus, Georgia news team in February. Congratulations to Ashley.