UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Dr. Wayne Journell

Photo of Dr. Wayne JournellDr. Wayne Journell (Teacher Education and Higher Education) is editor of the recently published book “Unpacking Fake News: An Educator’s Guide to Navigating the Media with Students.” It is published by Teachers College Press. The book contains chapters by leading civic education scholars and uses a psychoanalytic lens to explore what fake news is, why students are susceptible to believing it, and how they can learn to identify it. More information can be found here.

Journell, an associate professor, currently serves as editor of Theory & Research in Social Education and is a past recipient of the Exemplary Research in Social Studies Award from the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS). His research was featured in the Spring 2017 UNCG Research Magazine.