Mark Dolan Chosen as Judge in NPPA's Best of Photojournalism Competition

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CMCMA's Mark Dolan to be Judge in Prestigious Contest

February 20, 2014

The College of Mass Communication and Media Arts Assistant Professor Mark Dolan has been nominated by the members of the Best of Photojournalism Committee of the National Press Photographer’s Association to be a final round judge in the BOP Still Photojournalism Contest.  Mark Dolan was selected by the Best of Photojournalism's Contest Committee for his "expertise and the talents that (he) has demonstrated as a leader in visual communication".  The annual competitions takes place in Athens, Ohio.  The final judging for the competition occurs on March 15 and 16, 2014. 

Also, Mark was elected earlier this year to the position of President of the National Press Photographer's Association.  There has not been a standing President of the NPPA to serve as a judge in the BOP Contest during the past four years.