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LSU Manship School to Host Co-Author of “There’s No Crying in Newsrooms: What Women Have Learned About What it Takes to Lead”

Baton Rouge, LA – The Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs at LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication will host Senior Associate Dean at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University Kristin Grady Gilger for an event to discuss the book she co-authored with Julia Wallace.

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Gov. John Bel Edwards to Keynote LSU Manship School Graduation

Baton Rouge, LA - Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards will give remarks during the fall commencement ceremony of the LSU Manship School of Mass Communication on December 20.

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Board of Regents Selects Manship School Professor to Advance Educational Access Program

Baton Rouge, LA - The LSU Manship School of Mass Communication's David Stamps, Ph.D., has been selected to participate in the Louisiana Board of Regents' LOUIS (Louisiana Library Network) Business and Communications Open Educational Resources Commons Faculty Cohort Program. With this award, Stamps will create syllabi for open source text, peer review textbook and media for use in classrooms, and support the initiative to remove financial barriers for college students regarding access to class materials and textbook affordability. The Louisiana Library Network, a program of the Louisiana Board of Regents, chose six faculty from across the state to participate in the first cohort and each will meet regularly to build a coalition of educators aimed at supporting equity and inclusion within academia.

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Gubernatorial Campaign Strategists & Politicos to Discuss 2019 Louisiana Elections at LSU Manship School, Louisiana Public Broadcasting Event

Baton Rouge, LA - All three major Louisiana gubernatorial campaigns will discuss the strategies they employed during the 2019 election for governor during a post-election event Wednesday, Nov. 20 hosted by the Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs at LSU's Manship School of Mass Communication in partnership with Louisiana Public Broadcasting.

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LSU Manship School Professor Wins Second Prestigious National Communication Award

Baton Rouge, LA - Tina M. Harris, Ph.D., is one just two recipients of the esteemed Critical and Cultural Studies Division of the National Communication Association's Distinguished Scholar Award, which is given to leading scholars in the Critical Cultural Studies Division of NCA.

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LSU Manship School to Host Conversation on Speech in Political Campaigns

Baton Rouge, LA - The Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs at LSU's Manship School for Mass Communication in partnership with the Paul M. Hebert Law Center will host "Libel in Political Campaigns: How Far is Too Far?" which will spotlight what political figures can and cannot legally say during their campaigns. The event is slated for Nov. 13 and is open to the public.

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National Communication Award Named After LSU Manship School Professor

Baton Rouge, LA - The Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC)'s History Division announced Tuesday the creation of the Jinx Coleman Broussard Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Media History.

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