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LSU Manship School of mass Communication

Journalism innovator Steve Buttry dies at 62.

Published: February 20, 2017

Category: People

LSU Student Media Director Steve Buttry died yesterday. He was 62.   Characteristically, Steve wrote his own obituary. It appears as the final post on…

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Steve Buttry’s sons accept National Press Foundation Chairman’s Citation on his behalf.

Published: February 17, 2017

Category: Achievements

Buttry’s sons – Mike, Joe and Tom Buttry – accept the award on their father’s behalf.

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Melvin DeFleur, renowned mass communication scholar and Manship distinguished professor, dies at 93.

Published: February 15, 2017

Category: People

The renowned mass communication scholar Melvin DeFleur, a Manship School of Mass Communication Distinguished Professor, died February 13, 2017. He was 93.   DeFleur and…

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Potter awarded 2017 Carnegie-Knight News21 fellowship

Published: February 3, 2017

Category: Achievements

Manship School student William Taylor Potter, a senior from Texarkana, AR, was recently named a 2017 Carnegie-Knight News21 Fellow. Potter joins top journalism students from…

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The LSU Ogden Honors College and the Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs host Melissa Michelson, author of “Listen, We Need to Talk”

Published: January 25, 2017

Category: People

The LSU Manship School of Mass Communication’s Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs and the Ogden Honors College will host a talk with Menlo…

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New scholarship fund honors journalism visionary Steve Buttry

Published: January 23, 2017

Category: People

Friends of Steve Buttry, a journalism educator and one of the most important thinkers about social media and journalism, have started a scholarship fund in his name.

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The Reilly Center hosts David Karpf, author of Analytic Activism

Published: January 17, 2017

Category: Student Life

The LSU Manship School of Mass Communication’s Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs will host a talk with George Washington University professor David Karpf…

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PRSSA at LSU partners to donate 5,000 meals to the LSU Food Pantry

Published: January 6, 2017

Category: Achievements

Public Relations Student Society of America at LSU and local company The Cajun Spoon partnered to donate 50 cases of dry mix Cajun products to…

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Tribute to Dr. Louis Day

Published: December 19, 2016

Category: People

Dr. Louis Day retired in December 2016 after 35 years of service to the Manship School and LSU. Watch the tribute video:  

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Alumni and friends: update your information

Published: December 19, 2016

Category: People

Send us an update – we want to hear from you!  

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A year-end letter from Dean Ceppos

Published: December 19, 2016

Category: Achievements

We’re proud of what we accomplished in 2016 and we couldn’t have done it without you. We have even higher goals for 2017 and are grateful that you will help us achieve them.

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