Social media blamed for UGA meningitis scare

ATHENS, Ga. -- The president of the University of Georgia on Wednesday blamed misinformed commenters on social media and irresponsible broadcast news reporting for spreading false rumors that a UGA student died this week from bacterial meningitis.

University of Georgia cancels lecture by Liberian journalist

...three other writers are also scheduled to speak about what journalistic courage means during a symposium at the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.

Michael Howell

...Augusta, but he most recently lived in Maggie Valley, NC. He was a graduate of the University of Georgia, Grady College of Journalism. He was a former sports editor for the Columbia County News Times. Michael enjoyed golf and hiking, making...

Marona Graham-Bailey

...Downing and Clarke Academy in Adairsville. In 2008, she entered graduate school at the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication as a McGill Fellow, completing her master's degree in 2010. She continued her journalism...

Across the Region

...commercial TV, launched in 2008 when the foundation set aside $5.8 million to buy WNEG in Toccoa for the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.Foundation board members envisioned the station as a learning lab for students and...

Across Georgia

...and sex trafficking.Laura Ling and Euna Lee received the McGill Medal for Journalistic Courage from UGA's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication on Wednesday night, the Athens Banner-Herald reported.They spent 140 days under...

A journalistic warrior

Fink died Friday at the age of 80 - sending waves of grief, tears and knowing smiles of remembrance across the miles and the years stitched together by his legend.

Student charged in thefts

...police said. Ms. Kane allegedly stole more credit cards and licenses from the Rankin Smith Athletic Center, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication and Joe Brown Hall, police said.

Lawmakers turning to blogs

...feedback. If he expects a wide audience, however, he may be disappointed. Barry Hollander, a professor in the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia, has conducted extensive research on blogs and said that...

'South Park' wins Peabody Award

ATLANTA - Comedy Central's "South Park" won its first Peabody Award on Wednesday, winning praise from judges as TV's boldest, most politically incorrect satirical series.