Posted 5-16-2016 by Marti Harvey in category awards
The National Association of Hispanic Journalists will bestow the 2016 NAHJ
Presidential Dale Award to Lecturer Julian Rodriguez
, news director of UTA News
en EspaÃ±ol and research chair of BEA news division.
â€œJulian has been an inspiration to hundreds of journalism students under his mentorship, but most importantly he has been an impassioned advocate for Spanish language journalism,â€ Mekahlo Medina, NAHJ president said. â€œJulian is making a tremendous impact on the next generation of Latino journalists, and Iâ€™m pleased to recognize his work, passion and dedication at this yearâ€™s conference.â€
The â€œdaleâ€ award is given to an individual or organization that has gone above and beyond to ensure fair and accurate representation of Latinos in the media.
NAHJ will present the award to Rodriguez at its national conference August 3-7, 2016, in Washington, DC.
Posted 5-15-2016 by Marti Harvey in category awards
The Texas Associate Press
Managing Editors awarded Corpus Christi Caller-Times reporter Krista M. Torralva, JOUR 2016, second
place in the Headliners Excellence in Journalism AAA category for deadline writing.
Monica Nagy Class, BCMN
2012, received a third-place award in the deadline writing AAAA category
for her work with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
The Texas Associated Press Managing Editors presented its 2015 journalism awards at its annual convention on April 10 in El Paso, Texas.
Posted 10-2-2014 by Brian Horton in category awards
UTA Radio News won first place for Best Newscast in the South Central Broadcasting Societyâ€™s regional conference Sept. 27.
The newscast from April 2014 featured Tracie Hill, Spring 2014 BCMN grad. The SCBS includes schools from Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas and Nebraska.
UTA Radio.com is a student-run internet radio station that serves the University of Texas at Arlington, and the world, with its eclectic mix of alternative/indie rock, sports, and student-produced entertainment. We are online, all the time at www.utaradio.com and on www.iHeartRadio.com
Posted 10-6-2011 by Barrie Hill in category awards
UTA Radio.com won a Radio Mercury Award this week in New York City. The winning spot, "Get Tested," was produced by Jillian Dennis
and Trey Caron
, two students from Broadcast Lecturer Lance Liguez
's Summer II Radio Production class. The award honors the best in radio creative, and comes with $2,500 prize.