May 30, 2022
Two UofSC alumni part of Pulitzer-winning journalism teams
Win McNamee, Josh Dawsey recognized for coverage of Jan. 6 attack
University of South Carolina alumni Win McNamee of Getty Images and Josh Dawsey of The Washington Post are both part of teams that were awarded Pulitzer Prizes in journalism on May 9.
McNamee was named in the category of Breaking News Photography for “comprehensive and consistently riveting photos of the attack on the U.S. Capitol.”
Dawsey is part of the team that covered the Jan. 6 attack for The Washington Post, which was awarded the Pulitzer in the category of Public Service.
Read the full story, written by Dan Cook, on the university website.
Meet our new Board of Governors members »
As a new fiscal year begins, our Board of Governors is excited to introduce our 2022-2023 officers and four new members. Get to know our officers, Scott Moise, Michael Bond and Kellah Webster, and our four new members, Joe Huddleston, Sonam Shah Rajaram, Eddie Kinsey and Ozell Newman.
The man behind the mascot »
May 2022 mass communications graduate James Smithwick spent part of his time at South Carolina as the official mascot for Cocky’s Reading Express, a literacy initiative that sends Cocky into underserved schools across the state.