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High School Press Day brings student journalists to IU Southeast for workshops with media pros, awards11th November 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—“High school journalists are real journalists,” said Adam Maksl, assistant professor of journalism at IU Southeast. “They just happen to be students.” This truth was vividly on display on Oct. 28 at the annual IU Southeast High School Press Day. The event brought more than 400 high school students from …

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Journalism students win big at Indiana Collegiate Press Association convention12th April 2016

(INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) – Twenty Indiana University Southeast journalism students and recent graduates collectively won 34 awards – including second place newspaper of the year – at the annual convention of the Indiana Collegiate Press Association on Saturday, April 9, in Indianapolis. All work was published in IU Southeast’s student news outlet, The Horizon. Awards were …

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Faculty Spotlight: Adam Maksl19th February 2016

Adam Maksl Assistant Professor of Journalism School of Social Sciences Biography Adam Maksl, Ph.D. is an assistant professor of journalism at Indiana University Southeast, where he teaches digital journalism and social media classes, advises the multiplatform student news laboratory and researches news and media literacy. Maksl’s research has been published in top-rated journals including Journalism …

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Horizon wins “Pulitzer” of collegiate journalism3rd November 2015

By Steven Krolak NEW ALBANY, Ind.—The Horizon, IU Southeast’s student newspaper, has struck gold. The Horizon took home a 2015 Pacemaker Award from the Associated Collegiate Press at the National College Media Convention in Austin, Texas, Oct. 28 – Nov. 1. The award is considered the highest accolade in college journalism. “It’s the college equivalent …

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IU Southeast students take home majority of collegiate awards at local Society of Professional Journalists banquet29th June 2015

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – For the second year in a row, journalism students from Indiana University Southeast took home the majority of the collegiate awards in the Society of Professional Journalists Louisville Pro Chapter’s annual contest. The awards, presented at a banquet on Thursday, June 25, recognized work published in The Horizon, the student-produced multimedia news …

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IU Southeast journalism students receive awards at ICPA convention16th April 2015

Eight Indiana University Southeast journalism students and recent graduates were honored at the annual convention of the Indiana Collegiate Press Association. The ICPA convention occurred on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. The IU Southeast journalism students and graduates earned 14 awards in journalistic writing, design, photography and online journalism, twice as …

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IU Southeast students win 15 Society of Professional Journalists awards24th June 2014

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (June 24, 2014) – Thirteen Indiana University Southeast journalism students and recent graduates were honored at the annual awards dinner of the Society of Professional Journalists Louisville Pro Chapter, winning more awards than any other college in the region. All work was published in IU Southeast’s student news outlet, The Horizon (http://iushorizon.com). …

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