Baton Rouge, LA - LSU's Manship School of Mass Communication awarded its inaugural Stephen Buttry Memorial Scholarship to senior broadcast journalism major and Madisonville, Louisiana native Trey Couvillion.
Baton Rouge, LA - The Manship School of Mass Communication's Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs will host democracy researcher, professor and author Mike Wagner, Ph.D., for "Beyond the Left-Right Divide: Conditional Mass Polarization in American Politics" on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Wagner will outline the growing divides within American politics over the past 40 years and offer analysis on how the public has responded to these changes.
Baton Rouge, LA - The Louisiana Sea Grant has awarded $200,000 to LSU's Manship School of Mass Communication and LSU's College of Humanities and Social Sciences to study how emergency managers communicate important information to coastal communities about hazardous conditions such as severe weather. Communicating Climate Tools to Coastal Communities (CCTCC) is aimed at helping emergency managers in coastal Louisiana better understand and explain to the public information from climate tools (such as the National Hurricane Center's Cone of Uncertainty and the Storm Prediction Center's Convective Outlook, both pictured below) about severe weather and climate hazards.
Baton Rouge, LA - LSU's Manship School of Mass Communication named Yongick Jeong, Ph.D., as its new associate dean of graduate studies and research. Jeong is an award-wining associate professor who previously served as area head of the Manship School's digital advertising concentration.
Baton Rouge, LA - Eight faculty members at LSU's Manship School of Mass Communication were honored with top university and community awards during the spring 2018 semester, underscoring the impact they make through their research, community service and dedication to teaching excellence.
Baton Rouge, LA - LSU's Manship School of Mass Communication took home first place in the country's premier public relations competition this week, beating out 84 other university teams from across the country.
Baton Rouge, LA - Former U.S. Sen. John Breaux will keynote the spring commencement ceremony of the LSU Manship School of Mass Communication on May 12. Sen. Breaux represented Louisiana in Congress for more than three decades and has been actively involved in the Manship School's public affairs and political communications offerings for nearly a decade, teaching a course last fall.