WMUL students win Communicator Awards

Students from Marshall University’s public radio station, WMUL-FM, received four Awards of Excellence and six Awards of Distinction in the 24th Annual Communicator Awards 2018 Audio Competition. WMUL-FM was notified by mail that its entries had won. Continue reading…


Foundation creates John H. Houvouras Scholarship

Publisher and Marshall University alumnus Jack Houvouras has established an undergraduate scholarship at the university. The John H. Houvouras Scholarship for Journalism was designed to assist aspiring journalists from West Virginia. Continue reading…


WMUL-FM wins Associated Press Broadcasters awards

Students from Marshall University’s public radio station, WMUL-FM, received two first place awards and two second place awards in the metropolitan classification during the fifth annual “The Virginias” Associated Press Broadcasters awards ceremony April 21 at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Continue reading…


Hollis, WMUL honored with regional Edward R. Murrow Award

Marshall journalism professor Dan Hollis and WMUL-FM, Marshall’s public radio station, were honored with a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for the second year in a row by the Radio Television Digital News Association. Continue reading…


Pulitzer Prize winners to discuss media and informed citizens

Two Pulitzer Prize winners will review the development of the stories that earned their recognition and discuss the role journalism plays in fostering informed citizens at a free public forum at 7 p.m. Monday, April 2, in the Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus. Continue reading…


Broadcast students take home awards from Society of Professional Journalists

Students from WMUL-FM, Marshall University’s public radio station, won four first-place awards and four finalist awards in the four radio categories available in the 2017 Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Mark of Excellence Contest for Region Four. The awards were presented March 10 at Point Park University in Pittsburgh. Continue reading…


Students win National Broadcasting Society/Alpha Epsilon Rho Awards

Students from Marshall University’s public radio station, WMUL-FM, received seven first-place awards and 11 honorable-mention awards during the National Broadcasting Society/ Alpha Epsilon Rho (NBS/AERho) 27th Annual National Student Audio/Video Scriptwriting and 55th Annual Audio/Video Production Awards Competition ceremony March 3 in Bethesda, Maryland. Continue reading…