Journalism Student Places 1st at the Graduate Research Symposium

Sallyann Ficarrotta

Sallyann Ficarrotta poses in front of her poster presentation at the Graduate Research Symposium.

Apr. 24, 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018, was the UNLV Greenspun College of Urban Affairs 9th annual Graduate Research Symposium. We are proud to announce that Journalism & Media Studies graduate student Sallyann Ficarrotta won first place for her research on Media Portrayals of Autism Spectrum Disorder!

This year's symposium judges were Dean Robert Ulmer, GCUA; Associate Dean Denise Tillery, College of Liberal Arts; and Assistant Dean Lisa Menegatos, Honors College.