As of Sunday, Americans will no longer be able to find the Chinese-owned apps WeChat and TikTok in their smart device’s app stores. The U.S. Commerce Department cited national security concerns as the reason. Shubha Ghosh is the Crandall Melvin…
Broadcast and Digital Journalism Professor Simon Perez Honored by BEA for Hard News Reporting
Perez won in the Faculty News Competition, Television Hard News Reporting category, for a montage of stories he wrote, shot, edited and presented during his time as a multimedia journalist at KPIX-TV in San Francisco in June and July 2018.
Before joining the Newhouse faculty in 2011, Perez spent more than 10 years working for KPIX, San Francisco’s CBS station. He returns to work as a reporter for two weeks each summer.
The Festival of Media Arts is a competitive festival open to faculty and student BEA members. Prizes will be awarded during BEA’s annual convention and Festival of Media Arts, to be held April 6-9 in Las Vegas.