Hussman School of Journalism

COMMENTARY

Can’t rush these things…

BY: - July 17, 2023

For the news story behind this cartoon read this piece from NC Newsline’s Joe Killian.

UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media Building

Ida B. Wells Society still waiting on $1.2 million as UNC-Chapel Hill transfers its funding

BY: - July 17, 2023

UNC-Chapel Hill is still working to transfer all of the funds belonging to the Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting. More than a month after Newsline first reported on the conflict between the society and university and two weeks after a deadline the school set for completing the transfer, the society is still waiting […]

UNC-Chapel Hill faces criticisms over denial of tenure for acclaimed journalist

BY: - May 20, 2021

UNC-Chapel Hill is taking heavy criticism from diverse quarters this week after it decided not to extend tenure to nationally acclaimed journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones. On Wednesday the faculty of the UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media released a statement demanding tenure for Hannah-Jones and transparency on how the decision was made. Journalism faculty from […]