Journalism Department Newsletter Winter 2018

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Journalism Professor and Alumnus Richard Gearhart Promoted to KSBY Evening Anchor

Richard Gearhart Named KSBY’s Evening News Anchor

Richard Gearhart (Journalism, '91) has been named KSBY’s evening news anchor after serving as the face of the morning news show, “Daybreak,” for 27 years.   

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Cal Poly Journalism Alumna Prodis Sulek Awarded Pulitzer Prize

Journalism Alumna Part of Pulitzer Prize-Winning Team

Julia Prodis Sulek (Journalism, '86) and journalists at the East Bay Times were honored in April 2017 when the paper received the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for coverage of the Oakland Ghost Ship fire.  

Read more about the Pulitzer Prize-Winning Coverage

Cal Poly Journalism student Bianka Pantoja Awarded Internship Grant

Journalism Student Awarded $2,500 Internship Grant 

Bianka Pantoja was awarded a $2,500 Advertising/Marketing Internship Grant by the California Press Foundation in January. 

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Cal Poly Journalism Media Management Course

New Course for Student Media Managers in the Works

Journalism Professor Pat Howe has been designing and experimenting with a new course intended for Mustang Media Group leaders.  

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Six New Members Join Cal Poly Journalism Advisory Board

Six New Members Join the Journalism Advisory Board

The Journalism Advisory Board welcomed six new members.  

Meet the six new advisory board members

Mustang Media Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations

Send Us Your Nominations for Mustang Media Hall of Fame

The Mustang Media Hall of Fame honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the student media organizations in the Journalism Department or those who have used their student media experience to launch successful careers.

Read more about the Mustang Media Hall of Fame


Alumni Updates

Alumni Updates

Breaking news on Journalism Department alumni.

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