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Petit Jean yearbook finalist at national conference

Feb. 9, 2017 | Communication | Harding University’s 2015-16 Petit Jean yearbook “Multitudes” has been recognized as one of 11 finalists in the Associated Collegiate Press Yearbook Pacemaker awards. The Pacemaker is regarded as the most prestigious award in college publications and is presented annually in four categories — yearbook, newspaper, online and magazine. Winners will be announced in October at the ACP convention in
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Faculty take the classroom to New York and Washington, D.C.

January 18, 2017 | Communication | English | Theatre | FCS | Business | Five academic areas visited the Washington, D.C., and New York Dec. 31-Jan. 9 for a 10-day course counting for one to three credit hours. Students toured the Capitol, NBC Studios and the 9/11 Memorial and Museum and visited with alumni. This was the first year for the English department to participate,
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Restoring hope in White County

Dec. 8, 2016 | Bible & Ministry | Communication | Gov. Asa Hutchison visited campus Monday, Nov. 28, to speak in chapel about his Restore Hope initiative, which focuses on foster care and prison recidivism. The University is a strategic partner of the Restore Hope effort being launched throughout Arkansas. Wednesday, Nov. 30, Harding University hosted a special Christmas tree lighting ceremony in front of
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Communication department to host OURTalks

Dec. 7, 2016 | Communication | The Department of Communication is presenting an evening of student speeches in a series called “OURTalks” Thursday, Dec. 8 at 6:30 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall. The event will include speeches from 10 students in the department’s public communications class, and the evening will be broken into two sessions with refreshments in an intermission. “The idea came from TEDTalks,”
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Petit Jean yearbook wins top award

Oct. 28, 2016| Communication | Harding University’s 2015 Petit Jean yearbook received a Pacemaker Award at the 2016 Associated Collegiate Press and College Media Association convention Oct. 20-23. The Pacemaker is regarded as the most prestigious award in college publications and is presented annually in four categories — yearbook, newspaper, online and magazine. “I was overwhelmed with a mixture of both excitement and shock when
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Students win grand prize at broadcasting convention

Oct. 28, 2016 | Communication | Three Harding University broadcast journalism and electronic media production students took grand prize honors at the South Central Broadcasting Society convention in Fort Worth, Texas, on Oct. 14. Ten other students were finalists in various categories at the event. Grand prize winners included Grace Nickols for radio DJ talent, Matthew Rice for music video, and Jacob McCall for video
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Communication professor wins broadcasting award

Sept. 16, 2016 | Communication | Professor of Communication Dutch Hoggatt received third place in the faculty news competition for the 2016 Broadcast Education Association Super-Regional Conference. The Super-Regional Conference features all Broadcast Education Association member schools in the south central and southeastern U.S. BEA consists of more than 2,000 faculty members, colleges, universities and students. Hoggatt researched, wrote, shot, edited and produced his video,
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KVHU radio wins award

July 21, 2016 | Communication | The Arkansas Broadcasters Association recognized Harding University radio station KVHU for outstanding station promotion in a medium market. The ABA presented the award at its annual convention in Little Rock July 15. KVHU was recognized for its student-led production and broadcasting of 13 radio commercials promoting the University’s Community of Mission theme. This is the second ABA award won
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Yearbook staff hosts distribution day event

April 25, 2016 | Communication | The Petit Jean yearbook staff distributed the 2016 book on the front lawn Thursday, April 28. “Few would say we are the same as we were the day we walked on campus,” Petit Jean Editor-in-Chief Maeghen Carter said as she began her introductory speech for this year’s yearbook in Thursday’s chapel. “Through the years, yes, we change, but even
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Student PR organization finds learning opportunities in Nashville

April 19, 2016 | Communication Twelve members of the Public Relations Organization (PRO) on campus took an experiential learning trip to Nashville, Tennessee, April 7-10. Students spent time visiting several Nashville organizations, sightseeing and meeting alumni. The group began their trip learning about creating voices for organizations at Proof Branding agency. This first stop was a favorite for senior Maeghen Carter, vice president of PRO.
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