College of Arts and Media News Archive

Tickets available for Oct. 29 School of Journalism and Mass Communications Hall of Fame ceremony
Tickets are available for the Friday, Oct. 29, ceremony to honor 10 graduates of Marshall University’s W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications (SOJMC) who are being inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame.
Marshall joins Tamarack Foundation for the Arts to present West Virginia Creative Arts and Business Summit
Marshall University is teaming up with the Tamarack Foundation for the Arts to host the West Virginia Creative Arts and Business Summit, a free, online event that goes on from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17.
Piano-cello concert ‘Romantic Sonatas’ to be presented
The Marshall University School of Music will present “Romantic Sonatas,” featuring two Marshall University faculty members, Dr. Şölen Dikener on cello and Dr. Johan Botes on piano. The concert begins at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 12, in Smith Recital Hall.
Flute-piano-cello trio to present Sept. 17 concert
The Marshall University School of Music will present a flute-piano-cello trio concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, in Smith Music Hall.
One-day Labor Film Festival set for Sept. 2
Marshall University will present a Labor Film Festival at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, at the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center. It is free and open to all. Viewers can experience labor-focused films from central Appalachia that highlight the struggles, successes, and daily lives of workers. This one-night Labor Film Festival is part of
Fall semester kicks off with two new art exhibits
The Marshall University School of Art and Design will open two new art exhibits to usher in the Fall 2021 exhibition season, the TFA 2021 Emerging Artist Fellows Exhibition and Shifting Sediments.
Alumni honored by Public Relations Society of America
Alumni from the Marshall University Public Relations (MU-PR) academic program earned 10 Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) professional Tribus Awards this month for their work on three nonprofit strategic communications campaigns completed during their time as students at Marshall in 2019 and 2020.
Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum to host online public lectures as part of Institute on Black History Instruction
The Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum at Marshall University is inviting the Tri-State community to attend two special lectures during its Institute on Black History Instruction – one celebrating Juneteenth, the other recalling the significant role played by Woodson and others in the struggle to educate African Americans. The lectures will take place on Saturday and Sunday, June 19 and June 20.
Five to be inducted into the School of Journalism and Mass Communications Hall of Fame
Marshall University’s W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications (SOJMC) Hall of Fame is welcoming five new members.
WMUL-FM students take home national awards from three competitions
Students from WMUL-FM, Marshall University’s public radio station, brought home awards from three national broadcasting competitions: the 2020 Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Mark of Excellence Contest,  the Hermes Creative Awards 2020-2021 competition, and the 27th Annual Communicator Awards 2021 Audio Competition. WMUL-FM students won one first-place award and one finalist award in the SPJ