MMC alumna named top young professor

Susan Robinson, MMC ’07, won the 2012 Hillier Krieghbaum Under-40 Award from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. The annual award is given to the most promising young journalism and mass communication professor in the United States. She teaches in the Journalism Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Hillier Krieghbaum, for whom the award is named, taught in SCT’s Department of Journalism for several years during the 1970s, although he spent most of his career at New York University.