The Reflector takes top honor at MPA Better Newspaper Contest
The Reflector took the top honor at the Mississippi Press Association’s 2021 Better Newspaper Contest, winning first place in General Excellence. The newspaper earned the top award and placed 19 times in other categories. Four Reflector staff members placed first in their individual categories.
Dr. Choi named 2020 Fellow - Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women
Department of Communication Assistant Professor, Dr. Heesook Choi, has been named a Fellow with the Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women.
Dr. Heesook Choi presents "Satire type matters: Differential effects of Juvenalian and Horatian satire viewing on political participation" at the 2020 ICA Conference
Dr. Pete Smith publishes article in Journalism History
“‘Raising Unshirted Hell’: The Journalism of Norma Fields, State Capitol Correspondent for the Northeast (MS) Daily Journal”
Dr. Philip Poe co-authors article in Southeastern Geographer
"Perceived Risk, Protective Actions and the Parasocial Relationship with the Local Weathercaster: A Case Study of Hurricane Irma”