Gretchen A. Kemp Teaching Fellowship

Named for the late Gretchen A. Kemp, who taught at the school from 1948-74, The Media School’s Gretchen A. Kemp Teaching Fellowship recognizes excellence in teaching.

An effective teacher is one who:

  • Motivates students to be excited about the subject matter and to do excellent work (including student projects, theses and dissertations)
  • Is committed to rigorous standards of instruction and evaluation
  • Is current in the latest developments in the subjects he or she teaches


All full-time faculty members in The Media School's journalism unit are eligible, with the exception of the three most recently named Kemp fellows:

Nominations are due Dec. 2.