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Missouri Humanities Council grant supports oral history project on local African-American history

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Lucie Amberg, a Missouri State new media specialist, per course faculty member and graduate student pursuing a Master of Science and Administrative Studies degree, recently wrote a successful grant application to the Missouri Humanities Council for an interdisciplinary, multimedia project

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MJF professor’s film on urban evolution wins festival award

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Dr. Andy Cline set out to write a book about the changing landscape of urban communities — particularly the mass migration of suburban residents to more central neighborhoods within walking distance of commerce. That idea evolved into a full-length documentary

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Cast your vote at the Manhattan Short Film Festival

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The Manhattan Short Film Festival is coming back to Missouri State at 7 p.m. on Sept. 24 in Plaster Student Union Theatre.  People from all over the world gather in over 250 cities come together for this global film festival where

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MJF alumnus works third Olympics

By the time Brad Woodall entered Missouri State, he knew what he wanted. His dad worked at KY3 for more than 30 years, so he learned technical media skills at a young age. “I grew up in that environment and knew early

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MJF professor: Screenwriting success comes with compassion, flexibility and hard work

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Rich Amberg is the coordinator of the screenwriting programs in the department of media, journalism and film. He is also an award-winning working professional. A working writer Since joining Missouri State in 2013, Amberg has used his industry knowledge to help emerging writers develop

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The Standard’s new editor-in-chief expects to shake things up this year

The printing presses for Missouri State’s The Standard will be back in action soon as the student-run newspaper heads into the fall semester with incoming Editor-in-Chief Nicole Roberts at the helm. Roberts hopes her experience will guide positive change Roberts, a senior print

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MSU students net awards at MBEA competition

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Missouri State students won numerous awards at the 2016 Missouri Broadcast Education Association Student Competition. Here is the complete list of MSU winners. 1st place PSA “Paradox,” Josh Pfaff, Samantha Rohde, Andrew Westmaas, Logan Sparlin and Kong Thao Dramatic Script “Ice

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The Standard wraps up year with numerous awards

Missouri State’s student-run newspaper, The Standard, won several awards this year. Here is a preview of those awards. Missouri College Media Association Newspaper Division I 1st place Feature photography, Ryan Welch Special section/supplemental, The Standard staff 2nd place Sports photography,

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MJF professor’s film debuts at the Moxie on May 7

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A downsized and sustainable lifestyle — it’s the new American Dream, one not without its challenges as cities struggle with twenty-first century problems. How can Springfield, Missouri, achieve this walkable urbanism Baby Boomers and Millennials are looking for? Dr. Andy

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Film, media and broadcast students’ work featured in MJF Showcase

Digital film, media production and broadcast journalism students will display their work at the 19th annual Media, Journalism and Film Student Showcase on May 10. Students in MJF and electronic arts won eight awards at the national Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts this year.

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