The Newsletter of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Volume 49 No. 1 | November 2015
AEJMC Celebrates Second Annual News Engagement Day Thank you to everyone who par!cipated in AEJMC’s second annual News Engage ment Day, Tuesday, Oct. 6 — almost all 50 states par!cipated, eight countries par !cipated and #NewsEngagementDay was trending! For more posts, link to h#ps://storify.com/AEJMC/2ndannualnewsengagement dayasuccess#publicize
AEJMC Members Can Access Directory Online AEJMC’s JMC Directory has gone digital! AEJMC members can now enjoy their membership directory online. The eDirectory offers features such as in stant updates, searchable keywords, and the option to add photos and logos. This membership service replaces the hardcopy JMC Directory that members have received in the past. AEJMC mem ber information and ASJMC school infor mation will be able to be accessed from any computer, tablet or mobile phone. Updates and revisions can be made year round. For more information and in structions for accessing, please link to
Elon University students (le$) celebrate News Engagement Day as “town criers,” while 201415 AEJMC President Elizabeth Toth, Maryland, (right) “engages” students with news.
Features ... 2 President’s Column 3 News Audience Research Award 4 Upcoming Conferences 5 Equity and Diversity Award Call 8 Magazine Division Online Journal 13 Teaching Tips O#o the Orange, Newhouse newshounds, students and faculty celebrate News Engage ment Day at Syracuse University.
14 News Notes 18 Placement