An obituary for a leading journalism historian

Hazel Dicken-Garcia

By Bill Huntzicker

 

Professor Hazel Dicken-Garcia, 79, who was among the first to explore the evolution of ethics in journalism and whose students populate newsrooms and universities around the nation, died May 30 at Our Lady of Peace hospice in St. Paul, Minn., two miles from the home in which she lived since the 1980s.


Dr. Dicken-Garcia taught in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the

University of Minnesota in Minneapolis for 30 years.

 

Reminder: Roy W. Howard Archive Symposium call for submissions

Dear Jhistory colleagues,

The Indiana University Media School has extended the submission deadline to June 15 (11:59 p.m. Eastern) for our Roy W. Howard Archive Symposium, which will be held October 25-26 to mark the launch of our recently digitized Roy W. Howard archive. Full papers are not necessary, and travel funding is available for accepted authors.

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