Bob Bergland

Bob Bergland

Bob Bergland, a journalism professor at Missouri Western University, will be the featured speaker for the Nebraska Collegiate Media Association’s fall meeting in October.

The meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 18 at Peru State College. Bergland’s presentation will begin at 10 a.m.

Bergland, who soon will be inducted as a member of the College Media Association’s board of directors, advises the Griffon News at Missouri Western. He is a past Nordine Award winner from CMA for his research, has taught in the Fulbright program and has 27 years of experience as a professor and adviser.

He is a founding editor of Journalism Innovation: A Journal for Scholarly and Professional Debate. His expertise is in convergent media and international journalism. In addition, Bergland is a tri-athlete and a wicked pool player.

NCMA’s business meeting will begin after Bergland’s presentation. Students are encouraged to attend.