Media & society
The resilient class of 2020
'We faced hardship and some disappointments along the way, but we all made it through in the end'
Reynolds School Fall 2020 Semester in Review
Dean Al Stavitsky shares journalism faculty and student accomplishments from the past semester.
“Pandemic Performers”: a visual story
Journalism student documents four artists navigating the pandemic
University honors Fall 2020 Senior Scholar recipients
University of Nevada, Reno and the Nevada Alumni Association recognize 9 graduates with top grade-point average
The Department of Gender, Race, and Identity introduces three new minors
The newly formed department offers a large variety of minors for students
Changing representation through documentary film
Journalism alumna Tsanavi Spoonhunter chronicles one tribe’s fight for food sovereignty in short documentary
Journalism professor appointed to inaugural board of influential professional diversity forum
Caesar Andrews elected to the Journal-isms Inc. Board of Directors
Reynolds School alumna on covering the environment and education in Brazil
Journalist Luiza Vieira reflects on her journey and making meaningful stories
Reynolds School alum joins the fight against COVID-19
Tim Robb works to protect Nevadans with the new app, COVID Trace
Three faculty granted tenure in the Reynolds School of Journalism
Birkinbine, Crosswell and File promoted to associate professor on July 1, 2021
Soft power and military involvement in vaccine distribution
"At no time in recent history have we been confronted with a vaccine process that has been possibly influenced by politics" - Robert Ostergard
“Second Tuesdays with Political Science” Continued in October with Discussion of What to Expect from the 2020 Election
Communication Studies program rising in the ranks
The Department of Communication Studies boasts 25 scholarly awards in two years
Noticiero Móvil celebrates fifth anniversary
Student-run multimedia news outlet provides Spanish and English content for Reno’s diverse community
Another cohort of liberal arts faculty and staff join the University
The College of Liberal Arts hired 28 new faculty and staff members in the last year
Melissa McClinton joins the Reynolds School as an assistant professor of video production and immersive media
McClinton is a film director, television producer and journalist
College of Liberal Arts faculty research and write on topics of racism and social justice
From the history of religion and Black culture to a modern global issue of racism, faculty examine the evolution of social justice movements
Journalism alumnus pursues copywriting in New York City
A Reynolds School graduate’s unlikely path to making it on the East Coast
New survey focuses on COVID-19 behaviors and beliefs
University of Nevada, Reno assistant professor in political science part of multidisciplinary team of scholars dedicated to informing risk messaging and public policy
PRSSA Nevada recognized for year’s accomplishments with National Star Chapter Award
Student public relations organization receives award despite challenges from COVID-19
Reynolds School alumna uses public relations agency to create social change
Gattuso Coalition works with local nonprofits dedicated to worthy causes
Nevada Undergraduate Research Award names social sciences winner
Political science and economics major researching factors that weaken government democracy
“We have substantially declined in aspects of our liberal democracy that we have been historically proud of as Americans." - Sawyer Barnett
Ozmen Institute for Global Studies celebrates two years at the University of Nevada, Reno
A look at their accomplishments and plans for the future
EFF and Reynolds School launch largest-ever collection of searchable data on police use of surveillance technologies
Atlas of Surveillance shines light on deployment of cameras, drones and more
Mind your social media manners
University professors examine how social media platforms can be used for constructive conversation
A journalism job search during COVID-19
Reynolds School alumna secures contract position at HuffPost
Reynolds School Spring 2020 Semester in Review
Learn about faculty and student achievements during COVID-19
Graduating senior Kayla Samuels wins the 2020 Dean's Award for Excellence in Interdisciplinary Studies
College of Liberal Arts dual-major used education to examine technology and its effects on social behavior and institutions
Graduating senior Anthony Martínez wins the 2020 Henry Albert Senior Public Service Award
Triple-major in the College of Liberal Arts wins service award for extracurricular activities
Researchers work to preserve neon signs in Northern Nevada
University of Nevada, Reno, National Historical Society and UNLV awarded grant to digitally archive area’s iconic history
Confronting the lie
Students reflect on "Imposter Syndrome" after attending annual Hispanic Leadership Conference
Public relations and advertising competitions during a pandemic
Reynolds School’s Bateman and NSAC teams transition to online campaigns
Katie Grinsell named Reynolds School Spring 2020 Senior Scholar
Journalism student follows passion for visual communication
Student documentary recognized as Webby Award People’s Voice Winner
Journalism students win student video category for “Rainbow Rodeo”
Art still matters; covering non-essential communities
Even the art community is impacted by COVID-19
The Ozmen Institute for Global Studies presents a COVID-19 webinar
Global Health Challenges: The Coronavirus Pandemic, 10-11 a.m., Friday, May 15
Four experts discuss the ramifications of COVID-19 across disciplines.
Tyler Harris selected as Spring 2020 Herz Gold Medalist
Dual major in accounting and political science, minor in philosophy, is Wooster High School graduate
Reynolds School alumnus wins BEA top paper in audio media division
Prince Nesta recognized for research about impact of podcasting on the changing African narrative
Ian M. Hartshorn awarded the 2020 Liberal Arts award for teaching excellence
Assistant professor in political science awarded at annual awards ceremony
Hitchcock Project provides additional support for KUNR COVID-19 reporting
Reporters produce more day-to-day coverage about coronavirus and its impact locally
Nevada strikes gold, claims championship at online nationals
Undergraduate students Nickie Moore and John Villanueva claim ‘Superior’ award; team places fourth for season overall
School of Journalism earns reaccreditation status from ACEJMC
Reynolds School is one of only 117 accredited journalism schools
Building trust between Native American communities and educational institutions
Journalism professor responds about how to address contemporary issues faced by local tribes
Student media provides COVID-19 coverage
Despite closed campuses and social isolation, student media is continuing to keep their community and campus informed
Nevada Debate Team season comes to an early end amid coronavirus closures
Team ranked Top-20 overall for the season
College of Liberal Arts announces 2020 Mousel-Feltner Award
Assistant Professor in Political Science, Elizabeth Koebele is this year’s awardee for her policy research
"I am particularly interested in how using more collaborative approaches to solving environmental problems can improve both policymaking processes and environmental outcomes." - Elizabeth Koebele
Silver Linings with Claudia Cruz
The internship director for the Reynolds School of Journalism offers advice for students: learn new skills and update your résumé
Efforts to building a more accountable government
Journalism professor and group of transparency advocates start coalition to shine light on open government
'Breaking The Stained-Glass Ceiling' event explored gender, leadership and faith
Panel sponsored by Temple Sinai Reno, College of Liberal Arts and others
Politics, business and film: The career of a Reynolds School alumnus
Journalism graduate moves from California to Minnesota to cover state politics.
Protecting public records requesters
Journalism professor and graduate student research similarity between SLAPP suits and lawsuits against record requesters
Multimedia as a form of journalism
Reynolds School alumna reflects on the beauty of storytelling through visual communications
Journalism professor wins Best Nevada Filmmaker from state’s largest film festival
Kari Barber’s “Rainshadow” documentary shares story of Nevada high school for at-risk students
Five decades later, the Howard Goldbaum Collection
University journalism professor honored by his alma mater for his student photography work
Journalism alumni provide social media expertise for the College Football Playoff
Former Nevada Athletics interns share another moment together while working at the CFP National Championship
Diverse panel to discuss women’s leadership in religious and spiritual life
'Breaking The Stained-Glass Ceiling' event to explore gender, leadership and faith
"Women’s leadership options in religious organizations and spiritual communities have often been limited due to doctrine, tradition, practice and bias.”
Faces of the Pack: University alumna receives Fulbright Student Scholar Grant
Natalie Van Hoozer travels abroad to Argentina to pursue passion for connecting Spanish- and English-speaking communities
Sage advice: growing tomorrow's mentors
Mentorship and student support systems in the Reynolds School of Journalism
What is the impeachment process?
U.S. government political scientist breaks down the impeachment process
Nevada Humanities presents ‘The Constitution: What it Means to Me’ salon in Reno
University faculty moderate, provide expertise at free MidTown event
Condemning hate and bias with student journalism
Reynolds School students bring awareness to issues that are often overlooked
Reynolds School Fall 2019 Semester in Review
Learn about the faculty and student accomplishments this past semester.
Journalism alumnus relies on writing portfolio to land job at IndieWire
Reynolds School grad offers advice about entering the entertainment industry as a reporter
Emily MacDiarmid named Reynolds School Fall 2019 Senior Scholar
Reno native found her passion for storytelling in her mother's salon
Reynolds School helps students turn podcasting into a career
Podcasting becomes an increasingly popular media format for Americans
Reynolds School of Journalism graduates more than 30 students this fall
Graduates, family and friends celebrate students’ success during reception
Reynolds School alumna earns Certificate in Principles of Public Relations
Lizbeth Alvarez is the seventh University graduate to complete the certification
A desire to support the community leads to a career change
Reynolds School alumna moves from digital marketing to work for Vegas Strong
KUNR selected to host Report for America journalist
Reporter will focus on Northern Nevada education stories in English and Spanish
Long-form journalism from inside a camper van
Author and journalist Jessica Bruder speaks as 2019 Laxalt Distinguished Writer
How one journalism student reports on Latinx family and culture
Speaking Spanish helps sophomore Andrew Mendez feel more connected
Reynolds School graduate alumna wins EDAWN award
Double Scoop arts publication wins microenterprise business of the year award
Recap: Communicating Science in a Divided Society
Expert panelists discuss issues that come with communicating science during the Hitchcock Project panel
Author & journalist Jessica Bruder honored by Laxalt Distinguished Writers Program
Bruder to speak about her work at the University of Nevada, Reno on Nov. 18
From the student newsroom to the city newsroom
Reynolds School alumnus shows that one of the most valuable experiences in one's career is during college.
Beyond toleration: Having difficult conversations in the age of social media
College of Liberal Arts' Engaging the Power of Diversity series tackles religious divides
"How do we respect one another when we have a conversation across religious and philosophical divides?"
"Is Privacy Over?" forum features David Carroll
Subject of "The Great Hack" film discusses privacy rights during Reynolds School event.
Noticiero Móvil: Elevando las voces de nuestra comunidad
Reynolds School student-run bilingual news outlet celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month by highlighting its storytelling efforts.
Panel of experts discuss "Communicating Science in a Divided Society"
School of Journalism holds launch event for the Hitchcock Project for Visualizing Science Oct. 21
David Carroll, subject of “The Great Hack” film, feature of noon forum
Carroll will speak about personal and public privacy trends and concerns at the University Oct. 16
EFF partnership with School of Journalism launches "Atlas of Surveillance"
New report finds border communities inundated with surveillance technologies
Addressing the opioid epidemic with film
Reynolds School alumnus and team win Emmy Award for best documentary
Paul Laxalt U. S. Senatorial Papers now open, available for research
Collection provides research opportunities for users wanting to understand Laxalt’s former legislative role
Holding government accountable with public records reporting
School of Journalism offers a one-credit course to train students on the Freedom of Information Act
$1.5 million NSF Grant awarded to political science professor and team
University of Nevada, Reno Assistant Professor Elizabeth Koebele awarded significant National Science Foundation Grant to study urban water systems and water planning with interdisciplinary group
Latino Research Center recharged with new director
Julie Lucero became the Director of the Latino Research Center July 1
Sociology graduate wins national recognition for paper about happiness
University of Nevada, Reno alumnus Eric Lin not only researches happiness but spreads it too through his organization: The Play Happy Project
Claudia Cruz joins the Reynolds School as director of internships and experiential learning
Newest journalism faculty member previously worked as a Spanish-language technology reporter for CNET en Español.
Political science department welcomes new chair
Carolyn Warner is the new chair and Vail Pittman Professor of political science
Digital marketing in New York City
Reynolds School alumna finds love for project management of national brands
PRSSA Nevada receives national Star Chapter Award for year’s efforts
University’s student public relations organization recognized for programming, high school outreach and pro-bono work.
College of Liberal Arts helps brings international experience to campus and community
Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders program brings international students to campus to learn about U.S. government and policy
Using storytelling to empower and educate
Reynolds School alumna shares her experience reporting on the western region.
Literacy program touts three local Volunteers of the Year
Three graduate students were awarded Volunteer of the Year by Boys and Girls Club
Misinformation about science can be dangerous; teaching scientists to be better communicators can help
Reynolds School offers one-credit course to students as part of The Hitchcock Project for Visualizing Science.
Using visual communication to mitigate climate change
Reynolds School professor wins top faculty paper in environmental communication at International Communication Association conference.
Teacher, lawyer, advocate: Reynolds School alum helps underrepresented communities
Maritza Perez, spring 2019 commencement speaker, works as a senior policy analyst advocating for criminal justice reform and civil rights
KUNR wins National Murrow Award for excellence in innovation
The public radio station is recognized for bilingual programming produced in partnership with the Reynolds School.
From Momenta to movies and more
Reynolds senior participated in the Momenta Workshop in February 2019, taking a series of photographs for the L.A. Corps
Recapping the Reynolds School's spring 2019 semester
Learn about student and faculty accomplishments and events in the semester in review video.
Latino Research Center welcomes new faces, releases new issue of journal
‘Border-Lines Volume XI’ focuses on the intersectionality of Latinx communities and aims to challenge Border Theory
University’s School of Journalism wins 2019 AEJMC Equity & Diversity Award
Reynolds School recognized for commitment to inclusive-learning community
International affairs major earns top scholarship for study abroad experience
Sophomore, Brendan Henry, will travel to Israel to study Arabic and Middle Eastern culture
Journalism professor elected to board of national association of business journalists
Alan Deutschman joins the Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing board of governors.
Reynolds School's graduation reception celebrates spring 2019 graduating class
More than 100 students graduate from the journalism school, the largest class in its history.
Spring Commencement 2019: 'Catch your breath for a moment ... but don't stop'
Record number of degrees, 3,201, conferred during University's 129th Commencement
Teaching in confinement
Two liberal arts professors teach criminal justice and literature behind bars
“He’s just fearless.” Daniel Lindbergh Lang named Spring 2019 Senior Scholar
Daniel L. Lang let his Chinese heritage and Catholic religion inspire him to excel at the Reynolds School of Journalism
KUNR Public Radio in Reno joins Mountain West News Bureau
Collaboration expands regional news coverage.
Dr. Todd Felts wins 2019 Distinguished Outreach Faculty award
Reynolds School assistant professor recognized for decade of outreach efforts at University and in local community.
Reynolds School Bateman and IMC teams shine in national student competitions
Students gain real-world experience creating a strategic communications campaigns for national clients.
Annual Savitt Awards Banquet celebrates student and faculty achievements
The Reynolds School of Journalism recognizes scholarship recipients, honor society students and award winners.
Developing regional solutions through undergraduate research
Community-based undergraduate researchers join with faculty mentors to explore problems and offer understanding and ideas to make a difference
How does appearance affect our success?
Assistant Professor of Sociology Kjerstin Gruys discusses how physical appearance can impact success levels throughout life
Reynolds School professor's documentary on all-black towns premieres on PBS
Kari Barber's documentary, "Struggle and Hope," follows all-black towns in Oklahoma.
First Amendment forum brings up questions of libel in the wake of "fake news"
Jane Kirtley visited the university to discuss the history of libel and what criticism of NYT v. Sullivan means for the future of journalism.
Assistant Professor Cameron Strang wins the Summerlee Book Prize for ‘Frontiers of Science’
Books from College of Liberal Arts professors Strang, Xiaoyu Pu and Ian Hartshorn make their debut and earn honors
How TEDx became the 'best short talk of my life' for graduate student Jenna Weiner
Grad student recounts prepping for, fretting over, and ultimately delivering a memorable 'TED' talk
Ozmen Institute for Global Studies launches with 'Collaboration Across Boundaries' celebration
Faculty with relevant research and teaching interests in global or international studies are welcomed to become an institute affiliate
Award-winning science reporter Kathleen Masterson joins the Reynolds School as a Reynolds professor of science communication
Masterson will work with the Hitchcock Project for Visualizing Science to launch a podcast and online magazine.
KUNR wins three regional Murrow awards, including best news series
Reynolds School students, alumni contribute to affordable housing news series, “Priced Out.”
Next Generation Radio Nevada prepares students for fast-paced multimedia newsrooms
Week-long program emphasizes learning through mentorship and guidance — a rare and exciting opportunity for student journalists.
Research shows Nevada working as a partner on Colorado River sustainability efforts
Political science researcher Elizabeth Koebele shows states working together to conserve water rather than fighting for it
First Amendment Forum speaker to discuss past, present and future of libel in America
Third annual Reynolds School of Journalism event held April 23 at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Researchers, Technology Providers, and Leadership Discuss Vision for University Cyberinfrastructure
Cyberinfrastructure Day 2019 highlighted where we are and where we are going with research technology support
Faces of the Pack: Jordan Cosselman and Savannah Urcioli place second at the NPDA Debate
Two female students accomplish great feats both personally and professionally as partners in the Nevada Debate Union, recognized as ASUN Club of the year
How to ask for a letter of recommendation
Use these skills for your next round of internship or job applications
Reynolds School of Journalism hosts 55th Annual Scripps Dinner with Pulitzer-Prize winner Leonard Pitts Jr.
Leonard Pitts Jr. was awarded a Pulitzer for commentary in 2004 for his column in the Miami Herald.
New chair of communication studies hits the ground running with top award
Professor and Chair of Communication Studies Jimmie Manning gets top paper award named after him
How to survive multimedia finals
It takes preparation and time management, but with a few tips and tricks, you can manage all of your final projects this semester and beyond.
UK prejudice against immigrants amongst lowest in Europe, University research finds
New study reveals more tolerance for diversity; determines only 15 percent of people would object to having immigrants as neighbors in the UK and other rich EU nations
Up, up and beyond
Former Reynolds School of Journalism student proves success is about building relationships.
Reynolds professor wins best in festival for his drone photography
Howard Goldbaum receives award at Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts for virtual reality work.
RSJ alumnus awarded at international film festival for his documentary “Dreamer”
Jordan Berns wins the Vincentian Prize for Social Impact at the Big Shoulders International Student Film Festival.
Two classes. Two documentaries. One incredible collaboration.
Two classes inside the Reynolds School of Journalism came together in an unexpected way during last fall.
Five questions you should (and shouldn't) ask your professors
Yes, you do actually have to talk your professors outside of class if you want to get ahead.
Dave Maass joins the Reynolds School as visiting professor of media technology
Maass will teach alongside Dr. Gi Woong Yun in partnership with the Electronic Frontier Foundation
Recap: From Privilege to Progress
Panel features two women who witnessed racism inside a Philadelphia Starbucks.
Ran Duan joins the Reynolds School as visiting assistant professor of environmental communication
Dr. Duan will be teaching visual communication.
Students Create PSAs for Creative Solutions Class
Students presented their public service announcements to a panel of industry professionals.
College of Liberal Arts faculty members ring in new year celebrating personal success
Three members of the College of Liberal Arts earn prestigious awards
Fall 2018 Semester in Review video
Join the Reynolds School of Journalism as we take a look back at this fall semester!
Caitlin Rierson named Fall 2018 Senior Scholar
Rierson's inspiration to become a journalist came from "Sabrina the Teenage Witch."
Reno residents living on the river to share their stories at Brodhead Park on Dec. 21
Our Town Reno Live event “Who Does the River Belong To?” to give a voice to displaced community members
Students collect donations and present oral history performance, (An)Other Reno Perspective
Assistant Professor Robert Gutierrez-Perez and students research and perform their interpretation of “otherness” at The Holland Project Monday, Dec. 10
English professor's essay named best PMLA article of the year
Associate Professor Katherine Fusco awarded outstanding article by the Modern Language Association for her publication of "Sexing Farina: Our Gang's Episodes of Racial Childhood"
Two Reynolds School graduates earn Certification in Principles of Public Relations
Ackerman and Boorman become third and fourth alumni to earn the distinction
Criminal Justice Department awarded grant in partnership with Reno Police Department to curb gun violence and opioid addiction
Increase in gun violence and opioid addiction in Reno leads researchers to take action
A conversation with 2018 Laxalt Distinguished Writer Timothy Egan
Timothy Egan spoke with Professor Alan Deutschman about his career.
Political scientist dispels belief that Russian steelworkers didn’t protest in 1990s
Assistant professor Allison Evans publishes “Labour protest and industrial peace: Russian steelworkers’ encounters with economic reforms and unravelling social protections”
Award-winning author, journalist Timothy Egan honored by Laxalt Distinguished Writers Program
Egan to speak about his life and works at the University of Nevada, Reno and Sundance Books and Music on Nov. 27
Passion for public service
ASUN President is invested in serving her community if whatever way possible.
Communication studies major lands internship of a lifetime
Emile Guzman interned at the Tesla Gigafactory this past summer
Reynolds School professor begins a conversation about real solutions for diversity
Myrton Running Wolf believes diversity issues need to be discussed and addressed, not just acknowledged.
College of Engineering announces big data minor
The interdisciplinary minor has valuable skills that local businesses need
Reno motel residents to share their stories at the Desert Rose Inn on Nov. 1
Our Town Reno Live event “Who Does the City Belong To?” to give a voice to displaced community members
Professor uses Twitter data to compare real-time violence with tweets
Assistant Professor Steven Wilson uses tweets to understand the motivation behind social media
What is deportation?
Professor Deborah Boehm explains the process of deportation, including the different forms it can take in the United States.
The relationship between the media and health information
A recap of "Why Facts Matter: Personal Health, Media and Public Trust."
Sarah Blithe studies sex and stigma in Nevada’s legal brothels
Associate professor’s research gives voice to sex workers, suggests brothels in need of reform
Reynolds School of Journalism joins Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows Program
Journalism graduate program offers assistantships to returning Peace Corps volunteers
New faculty member meeting the needs of Indigenous students
The College of Liberal Arts hired a full-time lecturer to teach native courses and help create an Indigenous studies program
Epicenter for Judicial Education celebrated during reception on University campus in Reno
Collaboration offers exclusive headquarters for educating judges, improving system of justice
Passion for football leads to career as a sports broadcaster
Alumnus Alex Stewart reflects on his love for football, gives advice to students in sports broadcast field.
University adds 13 new academic programs
New programs range from a minor in graphic design to a B.S. in biotechnology
What makes good graphic design?
Professor Katherine Hepworth discusses how people can recognize good design.
Working on Oscar and Emmy award campaigns at Netflix
Reynolds School alum Liv Moore works with the Netflix Awards team.
Storytelling, leadership building inspire students to create change in their communities
Reynolds School of Journalism works with Algerian Youth Leadership Program
D. Paromita Pain joins the Reynolds School as assistant professor of global media studies
Professor Pain will explore emerging newsroom practice concerns in a global context.
Is advertising manipulative?
Professor Laura Crosswell breaks down strategies some advertisers use to mislead consumers to sell their products
Reporting for daily radio news in New York City
Reynolds School alumnus shares his journey of getting a job at WNYC's The Takeaway.
NevadaFIT: Freshman Intensive Transition boot camp begins
More than 1,700 incoming freshman – nearly half of all University of Nevada, Reno freshmen – to participate in program designed to increase college success
New Colleagues Join the College of Liberal Arts
The College of Liberal Arts hires 26 new faculty members for the fall semester
University of Nevada, Reno professors win national grant to launch live journalism events
Reynolds School of Journalism and KUNR to share stories of Reno's homeless population this fall
Reynolds School of Journalism receives national award for innovation
Online News Association honors school's bilingual media initiatives
Journalism students celebrate culture through student newsrooms and fellowships in Miami
Karina Gonzalez and Jarrette Werk share stories of Latino and indigenous people at national conferences
Starting podcasts allows Reynolds School students to tell unique stories and explore their passions
There are a plethora of student-led podcasts to listen to.
Summer Success Stories in the College of Liberal Arts
College of Liberal Arts faculty members have busy summer winning awards and grants
KUNR wins national Murrow Award for best sports reporting
Reynolds School alumna Stephanie Serrano awarded for her student reporting of Reno 1868 FC
Dr. Gi Woong Yun to research lack of data regarding minority businesses in northern Nevada
Dr. Yun received a Google Research Award earlier this year for his work determining why businesses owned or managed by minorities are underrepresented in Google Maps.
Think about tech: Reynolds School alumna reminds journalism grads to look for careers in technology industries
RSJ students aren't limited to news organizations or public relations agencies.
Center for Advanced Studies advocates for researchers
Past University research honorees offer faculty community a voice on campus and beyond
Student transfers to Reynolds School, excited to study visual communications
Courtney Krause chose the Reynolds School because she wanted to find a graphic design major.
Reynolds School of Journalism Spring 2018 Semester Review video
A highlight of the achievements of students and faculty, events that took place and other happenings in spring 2018.
NPR 2018 Boot camp spotlight: Meet the next generation of journalists.
Seven journalism students have been selected for this year's Next Generation Radio boot camp.
What is virtual reality's role in the future?
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director at the Reynolds School of Journalism Howard Goldbaum discusses the future of VR
Spring class of 2018 rings in commencement with grad reception, words of wisdom
Another year, another generation of graduates entering the professional field.
Journalism, business students create winning campaign by keeping it real
University students team up to win district integrated marketing communications competition
Frank McCulloch, a towering figure in American journalism, passes away
The 1941 graduate of the University showed all American journalists the path in war, and in peacetime
University hails as three-time champions
Three years, three titles for the University's political science Model Arab League Team
History and political science departments’ news worth celebrating
Multiple University professors and doctoral candidates awarded for successes
Student-professor comedic banter turns into podcast highlighting media
A heated debate about a 1980's alien movie sparked an idea for a podcast.
Reynolds School alumnus receives highest award given to public university educators
The Missouri Governor's Award for Excellence in Education is the highest award given to Missouri public university educators.
McCulloch, Anderson Bock named Distinguished Nevadans
Legendary journalism grad and transformational figure in tourism industry to be honored at Commencement
Cybersecurity Center works to protect Nevada industry, individuals from cyber threats
University uses interdisciplinary, holistic approach to finding solutions
Natalie Van Hoozer named Spring 2018 Senior Scholar
Van Hoozer will graduate with a major in both journalism and Spanish in the honors program.
University Debate Union award ceremony honors students and late University president
Joe Crowley posthumously awarded W. Clark Santini Cup
Developing regional solutions through undergraduate research (May 2018)
Through Community-Based Research, students explore problems and offer understanding, tools and ideas to make a difference
2018 Savitt Awards Banquet honors scholarship recipients, outstanding students
The Reynolds School's yearly awards banquet features incredible work and the students behind it.
University lecturer publishes first book on personal true crime case
'Little Shoes: The Sensational Depression-Era Murders That Became My Family’s Secret' delves deep into triple murder case and how it affected University lecturer’s family
Reynolds School alumni give tips to become a successful freelancer
These RSJ alums help you make that side-hustle actually work.
Can they do that? Second Annual First Amendment Forum seeks answers.
Professor Patrick File lead a community conversation about growing concerns around press freedoms.
What's the difference between public radio and community radio?
Donica Mensing, associate dean at the Reynolds School of Journalism, looks at the similarities and differences between types of radio
Five University professors set to teach abroad in 2018-19
More than 100 faculty over the years have taught overseas for USAC
Reynolds School professors give advice on the many stages of the post-graduation job search
It's so much more than a job application.
Reynolds School seniors host Creating HerStory: A women in journalism summit
The inaugural event focuses on empowering young women in media
Vanessa Vancour named to ONA Mentorship Collaborative leadership team
Professor and Noticiero Móvil editor to help lead national mentorship initiative
Sociology students solve local problems while gaining valuable experience
Two sociology students awarded with undergraduate research awards to help solve community problems
Award-winning news anchor Maria Hinojosa on campus April 10
Topics of free, evening talk to include immigration, politics, Latinos in the media and more
How to make LinkedIn work for journalism majors
These tips will help you tailor your profile for your next job hunt.
What do forensic anthropologists do?
Professor Marin Pilloud breaks down what forensic anthropologists do and what education they need.
Political science professor’s research acknowledged
Ian M. Hartshorn’s newest article on takfir practices in the Middle East gets published
Activist and digital strategist Will Yu visits Reynolds School of Journalism
The man behind the #StarringJohnCho campaign spoke with journalism students about diversity in media.
Networking tips to get your dream job
Networking can seem intimidating, but a little research and preparation beforehand can make a world of difference.
'Strength through Diversity' event highlights diversity and inclusion work
Highlighted: Upcoming campus climate survey, GRI initiatives, Diversity Plan and more
Meet Eric Lambert, chair of criminal justice
Eric Lambert is the new chair and professor of criminal justice with a passion for making better communities
How do I start a podcast or start listening to one?
Digital media lecturer Nico Colombant breaks down the ins and outs of podcasting, from your first listen to starting your own
Is commercialization the new status symbol for academic scientists?
A University of Nevada, Reno faculty member interviewed 61 scientists at four top research universities, examining how they think about commercial rewards
Reynolds School winter graduates enjoy weekend of celebration before finals week
The Reynolds School hosted it's twice-yearly graduation reception ahead of the winter graduation ceremony.
Liberal arts departments benefit community through literacy program
Four departments in the College of Liberal Arts support reading program for low-income kids
Part of the Pack: giving back with public service
University student on her White House internship and more
Kenyan graduate student documents American experience through podcasting
Prince Nesta, Reynolds School graduate student, explores podcasting in global context
University communication studies professor awarded 2017 Outstanding Book Award
Sarah Blithe recognized by national association for book on male work-life balance
The 2017 Nevada Writers Hall of Fame inductees cover it all: Poetry, satire and wild life
Annual event honors Nevada's finest writers, and serves as a stimulus to encourage excellence among emerging writers in the Silver State
How do I spot a fake news story?
Gi Yun, associate professor and director of the Center for Advanced Media Studies, breaks down ways to identify fake news stories
Sally Denton honored with Laxalt Distinguished Writer Award
Investigative journalist and historian shares the highs and lows of speaking truth to power
Nevada Writers Hall of Fame Thursday, Nov. 16, 6 p.m.
30th Annual event honors Hall of Fame Inductees Donald Revell and Terri Farley and Silver Pen Recipient Michael Branch
Reynolds School professor details how a legislative session ensured Veterans Day is always observed
Bob Felten explains why Friday is a legal holiday this week
'Super Readers are Superheroes'
Team members from University's literacy program participate in the Run for Education
Journalist Sally Denton to be honored as 2017 Laxalt Distinguished Writer
Elko native and University alumna’s contributions to investigate journalism to be recognized
PRSSA Nevada goes to Boston - National conference take-aways
Students that attening the PRSSA national conference share what they learned.
Ask Your Professors: What Does ‘Engagement’ Mean In the Age of Social Media?
Engagement is a term thrown around a lot - what does it mean for current professionals?
Why is media ethics a required course for all journalism majors?
Media ethics serves students in their future professions and everyday lives.
Reynolds School instructor honored at national public relations conference
Alison Gaulden wins Outstanding Faculty Advisor for second time in three years
Patrick File takes First Amendment Champion Award, focuses on new doors open for Nevada students
Assistant professor Patrick File worked with State Senator Nicole Cannizzaro to push SB420, a bill that would free student publications from administrative censorship.
@Reality, a virtual reality + augmented reality studio, to open at Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
@Reality will provide the University community with a dedicated space, equipment, software and expertise to properly support experimentation, exploration of virtual reality and augmented reality mediums
Reynolds School of Journalism Awarded Grant by Online News Association
Partners Meedan and Reno Public Radio to help in creation of model to improve immigration and refugee coverage
From M*A*S*H to intestines, Alan Alda speaks to journalism students
Alan Alda engages students and professors about science communication
Journalism students explore what engagement means with friendly class competition.
Students created campaigns for cute pets, a Buzzfeed quiz, and other engagement ideas.
Reynolds School Podcast Center is open for business
New community and business communications resource is based in The Innevation Center downtown
Starbucks Editor-In-Chief challenges students to think differently about brand journalism
Jennifer Sizemore spoke to a group of students about her experience in helping corporate communicators tell authentic stories.
A Q&A With Professor Ben Birkinbine: What did you research this summer?
Assistant professor Ben Birkinbine shares about the research project he did in London during the summer break.
Small newsrooms doing big things
A Q&A with veteran journalist and publisher Les Zaitz led by Reno Gazette-Journal investigative reporter Anjeanette Damon
Famed Mexican playwright to visit University and Reno September 28 & 29
Bárbara Colio presents two plays during visit: one in English, one in Spanish, both free and open to the public
The Reynolds School of Journalism Expands Visual Communication Track with addition of Amber Walsh, Lecturer of Visual Design
Amber Walsh has worked in visual design and communication for almost 20 years.
University Libraries partners with Nevada Museum of Art for Fall 2017 Burning Inquiry program
Professors Deborah Boehm and Carolyn White to discuss Burning Man-related academic research
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The Reynolds School of Journalism welcomes Ezequiel Korin as assistant professor of Spanish language studies
Korin will help implement the Spanish language media program at the Reynolds School.
The definitive Reynolds School back-to-school survival guide: a look into how to succeed when all you want to do is sleep in
From time management apps to work-life balance tips, we've put together the perfect guide to help you jump straight back into the semester.
Online portfolio sites to help your work stand out from the competition
Whatever your focus, there's a perfect portfolio site out there for you.
InNEVenture Fund enters second year of ramping up ideas and technologies for commercialization
Early-stage proof-of-concept funding applications now open for Nevada Research and Innovation Corporation program
Faculty-generated website reaches more than 500 signatures denouncing racism
"unrfacultyagainstracism" affirms to students a "welcoming learning environment for all"
Algerian students work with Reynolds School professors through leadership program
Lecturer Nico Colombant and Professor Todd Felts worked with 25 Algerian students this year teaching leadership skills and how to incite change.
NevadaFIT: Freshman Intensive Transition boot camp begins Saturday, Aug. 19
Nearly 1,450 incoming freshman to participate in program designed to increase college success
A professor who made us all better: An appreciation of RSJ professor Jake Highton
For 30 years, Jake Highton reminded his journalism students to always ask more, not less, of themselves
Pride Parade: 'We mobilize, we build alliances, we educate'
Saturday's Pride Parade in downtown Reno to feature strong University contingent
Four University professors set to teach abroad in 2017-2018
Selections allow University professors to teach their own students as well as others overseas
Regional journalists gather at the Reynolds School for a digital storytelling workshop
The Online News Association’s Digital Storytelling Workshop connected journalists with new tools, great tips and each other
"Struggle & Hope" tells forgotten, multicultural story
Journalism professor’s new documentary on all-black towns premieres at Nevada Museum of Art in July
Reynolds School to host free digital storytelling workshop
The day-long series of digital storytelling workshops comes to the University from the Online News Association July 14, 2017
Special Collections Project Archivist contributes to Political History of Nevada Book
Edan Strekal’s section is titled, “The 'First Friend': The Political Bond of Ronald Reagan and Paul Laxalt”
University honors civically engaged students with Spring 2017 Silver Paw Awards
Five University student recipients have shown exemplary contributions to their community in civic engagement
University to honor 2017 Spring Senior Scholar recipients May 17
The University of Nevada, Reno and the Nevada Alumni Association will recognize nine graduates with top grade-point average
University student-run firm looks to expand in coming school year
Wolf Pack Relations is expanding reach as it begins its third year
University Debate and Oral Communication award ceremony to honor students
University and community supporter David Bianchi to receive prestigious W. Clark Santini Cup
Assistant Professor of Communication named Rising Researcher
The Nevada Regents’ Rising Researcher Award recognizes leading researchers in early career stages
Local radio partnership offers high school students hands-on journalism experience
KUNR and the Washoe County School District collaborate to create Reno Youth Radio, an educational opportunity for students
University's Model Arab League garners most conference awards
Political Science Department held West Coast Model Arab League Conference last weekend
New research reveals that college students study best later in the day
Students learn more effectively between 11 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. than other times; University offering, encouraging evening and online courses
University online sociology course first to receive quality certification
Introduction to Sociology course receives Quality Matters certification and has instructed nearly 500 students since 2013
Listen: Senior debater finishes first and captures Nevada’s second national debate trophy
Grace Miller’s accomplishments in debate lead to successful final year at the University of Nevada, Reno
Reynolds School of Journalism alumna wins with documentary on child abuse
Crystal Powell honored with Student Filmmaker of the Year at Nevada Women’s Festival
Nine Inspiring Media Quotes: Journalism, Public Relations and Visual Communication
Read inspiring quotes from media giants to get through the semester or apply for the media dream job
University Latinx students motivated by solidarity at Hispanic Leadership Conference
Latino leaders offered valuable expertise to students at 35th annual USHLI Conference
Journalism students compete in entrepreneurship
Students from across the nation solve unique problems with bots and chatbots at the 4th Annual J-School Hackathon
The Reynolds School and the Center For Advanced Media Studies present technologist, writer and artist An Xiao Mina
A conversation at the intersection of journalism, media, culture and technology
Students, professionals and faculty team up to create a chatbot/bot-based business in a weekend
MediaShift and The Reynolds School host a startup competition around chatbots and bots at the Innevation Center Feb. 24-26
College of Liberal Arts receives grant to help with reduction of Nevada recidivism
Grant Sawyer Center for Justice Studies and other partners in Nevada contribute to statewide effort
Reynolds School of Journalism presents The New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist provides exclusive insight at free forum Feb. 8
University professor authors award-winning immigration and deportation book
'Returned,' by Deborah A. Boehm, joins dozens of other books in the 'California Series in Public Anthropology'
Fall 2016 Silver Paw Award recognizes the spirit of engagement
University sophomore double majoring in secondary education and journalism, Hannah Jackson, recognized
Journalism dean elected to serve on board
Alan Stavitsky to serve on the Executive Committee for the Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication
Robert Laxalt Distinguished Writer Program: Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and journalist Richard Ford to be honored Monday, Nov. 7
Events include a reading with Richard Ford at Sundance Books and Music, midday, and a moderated conversation with Ford at the University of Nevada, Reno in the evening
2016 continues on award-winning trajectory for Cowie
For the second time this year, Assistant Professor of Anthropology Sarah Cowie earns prestigious national honor
University professor awarded Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship for 2016
Associate professor of sociology given the opportunity to train and mentor graduate students in his native country
University’s Jennifer Lanterman receives prestigious AAUW Award
Awarded from one of the world’s oldest fellowship programs for women; research focuses on incarcerated veterans
Sen. Harry Reid's papers find a home in Special Collections
'I always knew in my heart what I was going to do' with papers, Sen. Reid says
NevadaFIT: Freshman Intensive Transition boot camp begins Sunday, Aug. 21
More than 1,000 incoming freshman to participate in program designed to increase college success
Exhibit on rodeo highlights larger archival effort to capture northern Nevada's gay history
Archival effort in northern Nevada to gather the artifacts, recall places that were key to movement's history
Benjamin Birkinbine serves as co-editor of "Global Media Giants"
Reynolds School assistant professor contributes to book analysing the Microsoft Corporation
University community comes together for Northern Nevada Pride Parade
Students, faculty, to join in during Saturday's Northern Nevada Pride celebration
Champion of faculty governance, academic excellence retires
Looking back on the significant accomplishments and 48-year career of Jim Richardson