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JMC students win advertising awards

JMC students win advertising awards

By on February 29, 2016 in Academic News, ACU News, Campus News

Students from ACU’s Department of Journalism and Mass Communication won several awards at the American Advertising Awards ceremony, hosted by the Abilene chapter of the American Advertising Federation. Student advertising/PR agency Morris + Mitchell and multimedia production agency 99 West won Gold and Silver awards for their work in the professional category. Although these organizations […]

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Off-beat pageant showcases frontier skills

Off-beat pageant showcases frontier skills

By on July 7, 2015 in Academic News, Alumni News with 0 Comments

Four years ago, Jeff Salmon (’91), executive director for Frontier Texas, asked Abilene Christian University’s student-run advertising agency Morris & Mitchell to come up with an idea to help promote the history museum. The result was a novel scholarship pageant for local college women called Miss Frontier Texas. It is billed as a competition for “women […]

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Haley tells grads: Be crazy, courageous, patient

Haley tells grads: Be crazy, courageous, patient

By on December 20, 2013 in Academic News, Alumni News, Campus News with 1 Comment

Joyce (Williams ’03 M.S.) Haley, instructor of journalism and mass communication, and faculty advisor to Morris & Mitchell, Abilene Christian University’s student-run advertising/public relations agency, was the featured speaker at December Commencement, held Dec. 13 in Moody Coliseum. Selected in May 2013 as Abilene Christian’s Teacher of the Year, she earned a bachelor’s degree from Pepperdine University […]

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Grateful JMC students ‘pay it forward’

By on February 6, 2013 in Academic News, Alumni News, Campus News with 0 Comments

It’s better to give than to receive, or so it would seem within Abilene Christian University’s Department of Journalism and Mass Communication. In response to a donor’s half-a-million-dollar contribution, JMC students recently took a fistful of dollars and headed across Abilene to perform random acts of kindness – to “pay it forward,” as the saying […]

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