Celebrating 2021: A Milestone Year
2021 proved to be a milestone year for the Cronkite School and Arizona PBS. Here are the most popular website and social media stories for Cronkite and Arizona PBS in 2021.
Cronkite School celebrates first in-person convocation in two years
The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication celebrated its Fall 2021 convocation ceremony at the Arizona Federal Theatre in downtown Phoenix.
Registration now open for Cronkite Awards luncheon honoring Al Roker
The Cronkite Award luncheon will take place on March 1 at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown.
Award-winning Cronkite PR Lab celebrates 10-year anniversary
The Cronkite PR Lab has won numerous industry awards throughout the years while competing against professional public relations agencies and Fortune 500 companies.
PR Lab students capture gold and platinum awards at the annual MarCom Awards
The Cronkite Public Relations Lab took home two top prizes at the annual MarCom Awards.
Arizona PBS, Cronkite earn Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards
Arizona PBS and the Cronkite School swept up a total of 10 Emmys® and Student Production Awards at the Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards.
Cronkite captures eight EPPY awards in collegiate division
Cronkite students took home eight awards in the collegiate division of Editor & Publisher magazine’s prestigious national 2021 EPPY Award contest.
ProPublica, AP, Oregonian and Oregon Public Broadcasting win 2021 Barlett & Steele awards
The contest is sponsored by the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Cronkite News captures six awards in record showing at LA Press Club contest
Cronkite News students at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication took home six awards at the 63rd annual Southern California Journalism Awards.
NCDJ announces winners of annual disability reporting contest
The National Center for Disability and Journalism has announced the winners of the 2021 Katherine Schneider Journalism Award for Excellence in Reporting on Disability.
First Amendment Clinic Executive Director Gregg Leslie receives Freedom of Information Award
Gregg Leslie has received the Freedom of Information Award from the Arizona Newspapers Association for his advocacy for First Amendment freedoms.
NBC NEWS’ TODAY weatherman, anchor Al Roker to receive 2021 Cronkite Award
Al Roker has been chosen as the recipient of the 38th annual Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism
Deadline extended for Shaufler Prize for coverage of underserved communities
The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University is now accepting entries for the 2020-2021 Shaufler Prize in Journalism.
ASU students receive top honors in National Native Media Awards
ASU students received more first-place prizes than any other student publication in the country.
Arizona PBS, Cronkite School nominated for 36 Rocky Mountain Emmy and Student Production Awards
Arizona PBS and the Cronkite School swept up a total of 36 Emmy and Student Production Award nominations.
First-year Cronkite student wins Hawaii Student Journalist of the Year award
Savannah Rose Dagupion was honored as Hawaii’s 2021 Student Journalist of the Year after coaxing some of her fellow classmates to help her revive the journalism program at Kamehameha Schools, Maui.
Harkavy Scholarship honors memory of former alt-weekly journalist
The Harkavy Scholarship for Investigative Reporting was established at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in 2020 to honor the memory of Valley reporter Ward Harkavy.