Alumnus Sanders Receives Award

Keith Sanders, a 1960 graduate of BGSU, has been awarded the 2008 Presidential Award for Distinguished Service to Mass Communication and Journalism from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. He accepted the award during the organization’s recent business meeting in Chicago.

“The award recognized Sanders’ long-term leadership in teaching, research and service to journalism education. Sanders is professor emeritus of journalism at the University of Missouri and executive director of Kappa Tau Alpha national honor society.

“At Bowling Green, Sanders was managing editor of the BG News in 1959-1960 and  faculty adviser/publisher in 1963-1964.  He was tapped for Omicron Delta Kappa 1959 received the university’s Distinguished Service award in 1960.”

Congratulations, Dr. Sanders!

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