July 03, 2015



ASU grad 1st to win student Murrow award for video journalism

A recent Arizona State University graduate has won the first Edward R. Murrow award honoring a college student for work in video journalism.


Q&A with ASU Cronkite School's new innovation chief

Eric Newton, who was named the Cronkite School's new innovation chief last month, starts his new job this week where he will work closely with the school's leadership to drive cutting-edge ideas and initiatives at Cronkite News.


Former Oregonian editor to lead Reynolds Center at Cronkite School

Peter Bhatia, former editor and vice president of Oregon’s largest news organization, has been named the new director of the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism at ASU’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


News anchor Charlie Rose to receive Cronkite Award for Excellence from ASU

Charlie Rose, the award-winning anchor of "CBS This Morning" and host of the respected late-night talk show on PBS that bears his name, is the 2015 recipient of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, Arizona State University announced today.


Broadcast internship helps students turn passion into profession

Spending the summer by the seashore watching baseball games sounds like an ideal vacation. But for five Cronkite students, it will involve a lot of hard work: preparing for hours each day to do play calling for the Cape Cod Baseball League.


Knight Foundation executive named innovation chief at ASU Cronkite School

Eric Newton, a global leader in championing transformational digital innovation in the news media as an executive of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, is joining ASU as the innovation chief of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


Cronkite students make history at Arizona Press Club awards

For the first time ever, students came out on top against professional journalists at the Arizona Press Club awards. Two recent graduates at ASU's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication took first place for a statewide heroin documentary.


Society for American Baseball Research moves to ASU

The Society for American Baseball Research, a nonprofit organization dedicated to baseball scholarship, is relocating its headquarters to Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


ASU journalism students develop light-rail app for Apple Watch

ASU Cronkite School students recently completed On Time PHX, a free mobile app designed for the Apple Watch and iPhone that delivers real-time information, maps and alerts for Phoenix Valley Metro light-rail commuters.


Schatt Memorial Lecture to examine US-Mexico border coverage

Two award-winning journalists who cover the U.S.-Mexico border will deliver the ninth annual Paul J. Schatt Memorial Lecture, April 14, at ASU's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

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