CALLAHAN SERVED AS PANELIST AT NATIONAL JOURNALISM EDUCATOR CONFERENCE

Dr. Linda Florence Callahan, a professor in the journalism and mass communication department , served as a panelist at the 100th Annual Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Conference in Chicago in August. The session-title was “From Media Professional to Professor: Should Professionals of Color Make the Switch? Benefits and Consequences.”  Callahan, former AEJMC board member and immediate past chair of the Commission on the Status of Minorities, currently serves on the AEJMC Diversity Task on Recruiting for Academic Diversity.