June 2012

Cronkite Students Win Third RFK Award in Four Years
For the third time in four years, Cronkite students have won the prestigious Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for their international reporting. read more

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Carnegie-Knight News21 Probe Wins National Awards
A major investigation of food safety conducted by the Carnegie-Knight News21 digital news team from five universities is being recognized nationally in journalism competitions. read more

Cronkite Graduate Wins Fulbright Award
Cronkite graduate Dustin Volz has received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Indonesia through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. read more

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Three Schools Receive Reynolds Visiting Biz Journalism Profs
Journalism programs at Central Michigan University, Elon University and Louisiana State University will receive visiting business journalism professors next spring under a $1.67 million grant from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation. read more


CBS News President Addresses Graduates
The president of CBS News encouraged the newest graduates of the Cronkite School to stay true to the values embodied by the school’s namesake as they embark on their journalism careers. read more

Former Cronkite Professor Ben Silver Dies
Ben Silver, an award-winning correspondent for CBS News who later taught broadcast journalism at ASU for nearly 20 years, died from complications of Parkinson’s disease. read more

School Sends 15 Business Journalism Interns into Newsrooms
Fifteen business journalism students from the Cronkite School will intern this summer at major news organizations around the country. read more


Oct. 26 Cronkite Day
Join us the Friday before Homecoming for "Cronkite Day," a new daylong celebration especially for Cronkite School alumni. Come and meet today's students and faculty, tour our state-of-the-art media complex, connect with old friends and make new ones! Learn more here.
Oct. 30 The 2012 Cronkite Award Luncheon
Join Dean Christopher Callahan and the Cronkite School in honoring Emmy-winning sportscaster Bob Costas, the 2012 recipient of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, at the 29th annual Cronkite Award Luncheon. Learn more here.


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