Tag Archives: Journalism

NBC’s Micah Grimes says journalism’s ‘golden age’ has opportunities, pitfalls

February 19, 2019
By Victoria Cirilli

Micah Grimes, head of social media for NBC News and MSNBC, spoke to Troy University students Monday, celebrating technology and the advances it brings to a “new golden age of journalism” — but warning of pitfalls.

As a 2010 graduate of TROY, he has seen the innovation that technology has brought to the journalism industry…

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NBC News social media head will speak at Troy University on Feb. 18

January 15, 2019
By Steve Stewart

Micah Grimes, a Troy University graduate who is head of social media for NBC News and MSNBC, will speak at the Troy Campus on Feb. 18 about how journalists can succeed using social media.

“Journalism, Social Media and Business: How to Excel in a Volatile Time for News” will be his topic for the annual…

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Hall School of Journalism hosts largest ever J-Day event

October 2, 2018
By Kaylee Willis

Nearly 600 high school students from around the state took part the Hall School of Journalism and Communication’s annual J-Day event on Thursday, Sept. 27.

Organizers say it was the largest turnout ever for the annual high school journalism event, which gives up-and-coming journalists a chance to learn from veteran professionals.

Each year, the department hosts…

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