Communicating Arts Department
University of Wisconsin-Superior
Holden Fine and Applied Arts Center 2100
Belknap and Catlin
P.O. Box 2000
Superior, WI 54880
Communicating Arts Department
News and Event Details
Danielle Kaeding won a first place news series category award for her coverage of local people traveling to Washington D.C. to protest the war in Iraq. Kaeding also won third place for "KUWS Radio News at 9", while Jay Stephenson was awarded second place in the news category for a story about an Ashland domestic violence ordinance. Ben Ranallo won a third place award for coverage of the Superior fire chief's guilty plea for embezzlement.
The Milwaukee Press Club awarded Ranallo, who graduated from UWS in December, a first place in Collegiate Radio Feature for his story "Hunting Traditions", as well as honorable mention place for Best News Story for "Kimmes Construction Tragedy". Kaeding was given an honorable mention for Best Feature on "Cyberbullies".
The Northwest Broadcast News Association which has competition from six upper Midwestern states, awarded UWS students seven awards, more than any other university.
Kaeding won a first place "Best Audio" award for her D.C. War Protest story, while Ranallo won six awards including two first place for Broadcast Writing, Series, two Spot News and two Hard Feature categories.
All three of the reporters worked at Wisconsin Public Radio station KUWS-FM. They have since graduated from UWS, with one getting hired as a Wisconsin Public Radio reporter in Superior. Danielle Kaeding graduated in May, 2007 and continued working as a part time employee until she was hired as an Associate Broadcast Specialist last month. She hosts the morning news on KUWS-FM (91.3 Superior, 102.9 Ashland) and WHSA-FM (89.9 Brule, 104.7 Ashland). Her stories are also heard state wide on Wisconsin Public Radio's two networks.
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The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning announces the approval of next year's Wisconsin Teaching Fellows 2014-15.
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Associate Professor of Theatre, Cathy Fank, spent over an hour with the 2013-2014 Mock Trial team building enhanced performance skills.
|UW-Superior Alumni Tony Hernandez Visits Campus|
During Tony Hernandez's visit, he interviewed a UW-Superior staff member and a community member for his Immigrant Archive Project, as well as gave a presentation in Swenson Hall.
|Dr. Ephraim Nikoi promotes Global Awareness Week on campus|
Local news coverage of Global Awareness Week.
|Martin Sheen promotes Senior Capstone Project|
Article posted in the Duluth News Tribune about student Andrew Kirov's senior capstone project.
|Communicating Arts Distance Learning Student publishes twice in Huffington Post|
Two articles posted in the Huffington Post. View them here.
|The National Hispanic Media Coalition Gives Honors|
Tony Hernandez and others honored at NHMC.
|Professor emeritus John Munsell passes away|
Article posted from University News.
|UWS theatre professor remembered|
An article in the Duluth News Tribune remembering John Munsell.
|Jordan Kalm, 2009, graduate of Communicating Arts in St. Luke’s grant|
An article in the Duluth News Tribune.
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