Marquette Wire

Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

Journal Sentinel reporter to serve as head of research program

Pulitzer+prize+winning+reporter+Dave+Umhoefer+was+named+interim+director+of+the+O%27Brien+Fellowship+Monday.
Pulitzer prize winning reporter Dave Umhoefer was named interim director of the O'Brien Fellowship Monday.

Pulitzer prize winning reporter Dave Umhoefer was named interim director of the O'Brien Fellowship Monday.

Photo by Marquette University

Photo by Marquette University

Pulitzer prize winning reporter Dave Umhoefer was named interim director of the O'Brien Fellowship Monday.

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter and Pulitzer prize winner Dave Umhoefer was named the interim O’Brien Fellowship Director by the Diederich College of Communication Monday.

Umhoefer is an adjunct professor in the College of Communication and served as a 2015-’16 O’Brien Fellow, leading a team of student journalists in a series on Wisconsin’s Act 10 legislation on teachers’ unions. The Wisconsin native is also a 2008 Pulitzer Prize winner and a member of PolitiFact Wisconsin, the Journal Sentinel’s fact-checking website.

Umhoefer will head the O’Brien Fellowship in the fall. The program allows students to do research alongside professional journalists from around the country.

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    Crime & Safety

    Car accident occurs outside Engineering Hall

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    News

    Student receives images with racial overtone

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    Crime & Safety

    Car catches on fire outside Planned Parenthood

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    Crime & Safety

    MUPD to begin diversity liaison program

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    Higher Education

    Engineering students work with local company

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    News

    MUSG works to develop tuition referendum

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    Higher Education

    Women in STEM face unique challenges

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    News

    Marquette donates Schroeder’s furniture to Casa Maria

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    Crime & Safety

    Mascari challenges constitutionality of implied consent law

  • Umhoefer named O’Brien Fellowship Director

    Higher Education

    Jeannie, Jim Gaffigan to speak at commencement