Camden native Russ Mischner is one of three alumni honored with a 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award by the University of South Carolina School of Journalism and Mass Communications. Mischner, Class of 2000, is currently the director of integrated marketing communications with The Coca Cola Company in Atlanta. The School of Journalism and Mass Communications at USC will present the awards at the annual Alumni Awards Banquet on Thursday. . The awards recognize exceptional graduates whose careers represent significant professional achievement.