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Hall of Fame Member

Savoie Lottinville

Inducted: 1980

SAVOIE LOTTINVILLE (1906-1997) developed the University of Oklahoma Press into the nation’s best regional book publisher during his 29 years as director (1938-67). He developed three of the four outstanding collections of the press and edited the fourth. The building housing the press is named for him. He was a Rhodes Scholar, a Phi Beta Kappa, a reporter for the Oklahoma City Times and a member of the Oklahoma Hall of Fame.

Savoie Lottinville
How to Submit a Nomination

Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2023 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Monday, October 31, 2022.

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Assistant hall of fame director named

Assistant hall of fame director named

Amber Loomis was recently named as assistant hall of fame director. She will help Director Joe Hight in planning for the hall of fame induction and other activities on a contractual basis. Loomis, in her role as UCentral administrative specialist, has already worked...

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