2019–20 Faculty Recognition
Laura Castañeda wins 2019 Bingham Fellowship Award
Professor of Professional Practice Laura Castañeda is the 2019 recipient of the Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship, awarded by the American Society of News Editors. The award is given in recognition of an educator’s outstanding efforts to encourage students of color in the field of journalism.
A merger of ASNE and the Association of Opinion Journalists, which originated the fellowship, was completed in 2016. The American Society of News Editors and the Associated Press Media Editors are now joining forces to become NLA, the News Leaders Association, which focuses on leadership development and journalism-related issues