JEM Emeritus Professor Herb Howard Dies at 89
Journalism & Electronic Media Emeritus Professor Herb Howard passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at the age of 89. He is remembered as a legendary broadcaster and educator.
Howard, a native of Johnson City, Tennessee, was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 47 years, Alpha Day Howard, and one brother, Robert C. Howard.
He served 44 years as professor of Broadcasting and Journalism, 18 years as Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, and one year as acting dean of the College.
Herb Howard earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from East Tennessee State University. He did additional graduate … Read more “JEM Emeritus Professor Herb Howard Dies at 89”