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Arthur L. Murray Memorial Journalism Award

(contingent upon funding)

The Arthur L. Murray Memorial Journalism Award recipients are selected upon the recommendation of Department of Communication and Journalism faculty. Meritorious performance will be the primary basis for choosing the recipient(s) of this award. This service may be in reporting, copy writing, layout, editing, artwork, or any related function to a University publication: The View, The Spectator, The Flip Side, WUEC-FM, TV-10, NOTA as well as meritorious performance of a student for a University web publication. The recipient must be a continuing student.

Professor Arthur L. Murray was a UW-Eau Claire faculty member from 1918 to 1943.  He started The Spectator in 1923.  For 25 years he served as faculty adviser to both The Spectator and the student yearbook, The Periscope.