Department of Journalism

Journalism: Alumni and Friends

Journalism Alumnus Award
A nominee must have majored or minored in journalism or worked for student publications. A nominee must have established a career in some phase of journalism, making the person worthy of recognition and acknowledgment.

Young Alumnus Award
A nominee must be age 35 or younger, a graduate of the journalism program, and work in a journalism-related field. A nominee must have exhibited distinguished professional qualities that warrant recognition.

Journalism Hall of Fame
A nominee must have majored or minored in the Department of Journalism at Ball State, worked for student publications, or taught in the journalism department.

Nominees for the Journalism Alumnus Award and Young Alumnus Award must be graduates. Hall of Fame nominees may be alumni or have significant relationships with the Ball State Department of Journalism. Make a nomination.

Phoenix
Published for the Ball State Department of Journalism Alumni.

Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Writing Award
Since 1960, Ball State University’s Department of Journalism has presented a national journalism award for writing excellence. Outstanding achievements in print journalism have been honored including reporting, writing, and investigative reporting.