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MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Austin to Host 15th International Symposium on Online Journalism

Media executives, journalists and scholars from the U.S. and around the world will attend the 15th International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ), an annual global conference hosted by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at The University of Texas at Austin's Moody College of Communication.

Former Washington Post Editor R.B. Brenner Named University of Texas at Austin School of Journalism Director

R.B. Brenner, an award-winning former editor at The Washington Post, has been named the new director of the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin Moody College of Communication.

MEDIA ADVISORY: Digital Editor of The Economist to Speak at UT Austin on March 5

Tom Standage, digital editor at The Economist, will examine the flow of human history through the ages of beer, wine, spirits, coffee, tea and Coca-Cola at an event March 5 hosted by The University of Texas at Austin’s IC² Institute.

Google Supports Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas’ Latest MOOC

Noticing a lack of Spanish-language Web content, Google is supporting the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas in promoting the creation and development of digital journalism projects in Spanish.

50 Years After JFK Assassination, Writers Examine Dallas’ Political Past

50 Years After JFK Assassination, Writers Examine Dallas’ Political Past

Shortly before the 50th anniversary of the John F. Kennedy assassination, Bill Minutaglio — clinical professor at The University of Texas at Austin School of Journalism — and co-author Steven L. Davis examine Dallas’ political past and a saga of American history.

Journalism, computer science students showcase iPhone and iPad app creations

Students from The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication's Mobile News App Design course will showcase their iPhone and iPad app creations to the public and a panel of judges from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, in the second-floor auditorium of the Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean…   » Continue Reading

Media Advisory: University of Texas at Austin to Host 14th International Symposium on Online Journalism

Media executives, journalists and scholars from the U.S. and around the world will attend the 14th International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ), an annual global conference at The University of Texas at Austin's Blanton Museum of Art on April 19-20. Registration is open online, but seats are limited and likely to fill up. A full…   » Continue Reading

‘PBS NewsHour’ Selects UT Austin Journalism Students, Senior Lecturer to Cover Inauguration

Instead of merely watching the Inauguration on Jan. 21, two graduate students and a senior lecturer from the School of Journalism at The University of Texas at Austin will be running through Washington, D.C., covering the event for "PBS NewsHour." They will participate in a "PBS NewsHour" multimedia short course, which will take place Jan. 18-22 in Washington, D.C.


Belo Center for New Media Dedication Ceremony and Tours Take Place Nov. 1

The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication will host Belo Center for New Media tours and a building dedication ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 1, at 300 W. Dean Keeton St.

New York Times Columnist David Carr to Discuss the State of the News Industry

New York Times columnist and reporter David Carr will present "Hitting the Reset Button" – the 2012 Mary Alice Davis Distinguished Lecture in Journalism – from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24, in Room 2.106 of the Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean Keeton St. Carr will discuss how mainstream legacy organizations, such as The New York Times, are working to survive in the Digital Age – a topic covered in "Page One: Inside the New York Times." Released in 2011, the documentary follows Carr and his New York Times colleagues for one year.