Distinguished Professor Jennifer George-Palilonis, a member of
our graduate faculty and a Ball State alumna, received the
Scripps-Howard National Journalism and
Mass Communication Teacher of the Year award at the 2013 conference of the
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.
Mark Massé received the American Psychoanalytic
Association's 2012 Award for Excellence in Journalism for "Transformer," a chapter in his 2011 book, Trauma Journalism:
On Deadline in Harm's Way. Past award winners include The New York Times,
New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Wall Street
Journal, and Newsweek. The award, which was presented in January 2013
at the association's annual conference in New York City, recognizes
professional reporting of outstanding merit that contributes
in an exceptional way to the public understanding of psychoanalytic
and psychological principles and phenomena.