Jacqueline Charles, The Miami Herald’s award-winning foreign correspondent covering Haiti, headlined the Women in Media Leadership Series Sept. 11, 2014. She is a 1994 graduate of UNC’s journalism school, where she co-founded the Carolina Association of Black Journalists.
Scott Parrott, a 2013 UNC doctoral graduate, was honored with AEJMC’s Nafziger-White-Salwen Dissertation Award for best mass communication dissertation. It marks the third consecutive year a UNC student has won the award.
The UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication will induct the 2014 class of the N.C. Halls of Fame in Journalism, Advertising and Public Relations, and present a Next Generation Leadership Award honoree.