Events login

College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts (CFPCA)

Warning Icon This event is in the past.
April 6, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Category: Awards Program
Location: McGregor Memorial Conference Center | Map
495 Gilmour Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

Each spring the College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts’ Journalism Area of the Department of Communication bestows the Spirit of Diversity Award on a journalist whose professional contributions have been national in scope and have advanced the cause of diversifying issues covered in America’s news media.

The 2018 Journalism Institute for Media Diversity Spirit of Diversity Awards Reception takes place Friday, April 6 honoring Southern Poverty Law Center co-founder Morris Dees, WWJ Newsradio 950 Reporter and National Association of Black Journalists Region II Director Vickie Thomas and the late journalist, media personality and WSU alumnus Cliff Russell

For more information about the Department of Communication's Journalism Institute for Media Diversity, visit

For more information about this event, please contact Carol Horn at 3135772943 or