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Franklin Coleman Banner

Franklin Coleman Banner, American journalism educator. Member Royal Institute Journalists, Press Congress of World, American Association Schools & Departments Journalism, American Association Teachers Journalism, National Committee on Research in Journalism, School Advisory Committee Pennsylvania Newspaper Publications Association, others.

Background

  • Banner, Franklin Coleman was born on August 10, 1895 in Unionville, Missouri, United States. Son of Winfield Scott and Rebecca (Roberts) Banner.

  • Education

    • AB, BJ, University Missouri, 1919. AM, University Missouri, 1920. Doctor of Journalism, University London, 1925.

    Career

    • Reporter Kansas City Journal, 1920-1922. Member editorial staff Chicago Journal, Chicago Daily News, 1922-1924, London Chronicle, 1925. Foreign correspondent American newspapers, 1925.

      Head department journalism Pennsylvania State University, from 1926, professor, then professor emeritus.

    Membership

    Member Royal Institute Journalists, Press Congress of World, American Association Schools & Departments Journalism, American Association Teachers Journalism, National Committee on Research in Journalism, School Advisory Committee Pennsylvania Newspaper Publications Association, others.
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    • 1919
      BJ
    • 1920
      University Missouri
    • 1925
      University London
    • 1920 - 1922
      Reporter Kansas City Journal
    • 1922 - 1924
      member, editorial staff Chicago Journal
    • 1925
      member, editorial staff Chicago Journal
    • 1925
      foreign correspondent American newspapers