Almost 150 students were recognized at the Fall 2015 convocation December 17, 2015, at the Hugh Hodgson Performing Arts Center.
The ceremony, including the keynote address by Carole Jackson Munroe (ABJ '82), was filled with references to the opening of the much-anticipated movie, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
Students graduating from Grady this fall included one Ph.D. student, six master’s students, 41 students with an advertising degree, 26 with a degree in public relations, 39 from the journalism program, 19 who studied digital and broadcast journalism and 17 with a mass media arts degree.
Alumnus Tom Johnson delivers dedication lecture
The Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication dedicated the Peyton Anderson Forum in ceremonies on Dec. 2 in Athens.
Named in honor of late civic leader, publisher and philanthropist Peyton T. Anderson Jr., of Macon, Ga., the forum was made possible by grants of $500,000 from the Peyton Anderson Foundation and additional funds from Tom and Edwina Johnson.