Dr. Kathy Bradshaw has been elected to the board of directors of the American Journalism Historians Association (AJHA). Bradshaw, associate professor and chair of the Department of Journalism and Public Relations, was elected by AJHA members at the organization’s 34th annual convention in Oklahoma City.
“I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to serve on the board of AJHA,” Bradshaw says. “This organization has meant a lot to me over the years, and I’m honored to have this opportunity to serve.”
The American Journalism Historians Association was founded in 1981, and seeks to advance education and research in mass communication history. Members work to raise historical standards and ensure that scholars and students recognize the importance of media history and apply this knowledge to the advancement of society.