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2017 Hearst Award Winner reports on this very unique
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RACISM: My Experience  (Video)

People from a wide range of cultures talk candidly about
their personal and workplace experiences to raise
public awareness and understanding, and help
foster positive change in our society.


School and communities nationwide are invited to join us!



SJSU students also share video insights on diversity,
and offer the media suggestions on how to improve
portrayals of race and cultures.


Bob Rucker - You Tube Channel


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The Pulse nightclub massacre that shocked the world.


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are turning to advertising to promote the
importance of Journalism



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 Video:
Her powerful and electrifying speech
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Reaction: CBS This Morning, 1/8/18
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did in 2004 that inspired his run for the presidency.




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Fall Semester 2017 - JMC School Honors

Outstanding Professional Media Achievement:
2017 William Randloph Hearst Award

   
Mr. David Early                         11/30/17
 

The goal of the JMC School / William Randolph Hearst Endowment for Visiting Professionals is to bring distinguished speakers to campus as  recognition of extraordinary efforts which represent the best examples of media responsibility and commitment to public service
as established in the First Amendment to The U.S. Constitution.



Hearst Award ceremony hosted by Digital Media
Prof. Bob Rucker, former SJSU Journalism School Director
and CNN Correspondent.


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11/29  Today Show Anchor Terminated
Matt Lauer, the anchor of "Today" for two decades, was fired
after a detailed complaint about inappropriate sexual behavior
in the workplace
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The Growing List of Sexual Misconduct
 


11/20  Iconic newsman suspended by two TV networks for
       unwanted sexual advances with eight women.


Commentary by Prof. Bob Rucker
 

Signs of The Changing Times



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part of modern life, but also that people need time away from their phones to cultivate the best relationships with other people.
She argues that there should be spaces in everyone’s home and life where there are 
no phones at all.
Listen to Podcast: Impact of Technology on Our Lives


See More News: Current Events Update
"The Download"




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6/16/17    CBS Anchorman Says Goodbye
 

Newsman reportedly being pushed out


Advertising Council Diversity Inclusion Campaign

 

More Videos:  Love Has No Labels
  
 

ABC: Victims Remembered on 1st Anniversary 2017
NBC: Faith Communities Remember One Year Later

 

HBO's Bill Maher counseled about using the 'N-word'

(Video) Maher, Ice Cube & Symone Sanders on 'White Privilege'

 CNN Opinion: Bill Maher's use of the N-word is no joke


 

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Special SJSU Tribute

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 "Simple Gifts" Portrait Series/African American Faculty
           
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FLASHBACK 2016:
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JMC School Graduates Cover Super Bowl 50



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NBC's Chuck Dodd talks with 23 top journalism students
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Click to hear JMC Student reactions
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