Capital News Service Named News Organization of the Year as Nine Merrill Students Win 17 MDDC Awards
COLLEGE PARK — The University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism’s Capital News Service was named online-only News Organization of the Year on the way to winning 17 awards with nine individual students recognized in this year’s Maryland, Delaware, District of Columbia Press Association contest.
Ph.D. Student Jodi McFarland Friedman, Associate Professor Rob Wells Win Merrill’s 2022 Ray Hiebert History of Journalism Awards
COLLEGE PARK — Third-year Ph.D. student Jodi McFarland Friedman and Associate Professor Rob Wells have won the 2022 Ray Hiebert History of Journalism Awards for the best works of journalism history by any student or faculty member at the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism, the awards committee announced. Friedman and Wells will each receive a $1,000 honorarium.
Merrill Professor Susan Moeller Wins UMD Graduate School’s 2023 Graduate Faculty Mentor of the Year Award
COLLEGE PARK — Dr. Susan Moeller, the professor of media and international affairs at the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism, has won the 2023 Graduate Faculty Mentor of the Year Award from the UMD Graduate School.