Help with drone survey

Help with drone survey

Phillip Chamberlain of UWE Bristol is seeking help with a research survey he is carrying out about the current level of teaching about drones / UAV / UAS on journalism/media courses. [Image: CC: Pixabay] The survey at https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/KQST8JP seeks information about course content, research and predictions on how and if such teaching might increase. Like many drone flights, it should take about five minutes to complete. If you have any questions please email phillip.chamberlain@uwe.ac.uk....
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Nominations sought for AJE officers and committee

The call for nominations is now open for AJE officer positions and the executive committee and will close on May 27, 2016. The constitution requires members of the committee to stand down after six years and so several of the posts will be vacant including that of Chair. Each institution should appoint a representative who may nominate other appointed delegates and vote at the general meeting. If you are the representative for an institution and wish to stand for election but are uncertain about who else is a representative you could approach to seek a nomination, please email Chris Frost (c.p.frost@ljmu.ac.uk). The following positions all become vacant and open for nomination: Chair: Secretary: Treasurer: AJE committee (up to five to be elected plus one individual member nominated and elected by individual members) Please send nominations to Chris Frost (c.p.frost@ljmu.ac.uk) or Deirdre O’Neill (d.oneill@hud.ac.uk) by May 27. If you would like further information on these positions and what nomination and election entails please contact Chris...
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Nominations called for lifetime achievement award

Nominations called for lifetime achievement award

The AJE executive committee is calling for nominations for the AJE Lifetime Achievement Award. Previous recipients of the Award have included Richard Keeble who is professor of journalism at University of Lincoln. The AJE may, no more than once each year, endow a single lifetime achievement award to a retired or retiring member who has demonstrated long and distinguished service to journalism education in the UK or Ireland. Such a person should be a member in good standing of unblemished reputation. They should be nominated by at least two institutional members. The nomination will be considered by the AJE executive committee who may agree to support the nomination if the member: Is in good standing in the AJE; Is of unblemished professional reputation; Is either retired from full-time work or is due to retire before the next AJE annual meeting; Has an outstanding and distinguished record in journalism education either through teaching, research, authorship or general service to journalism education. The person nominated...
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