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Assistant Professor Kelsey Whipple will discuss the role of politics and cancel culture in entertainment journalism in her presentation, "When Everyone's a Critic: Constructing Authority and Identity in Cultural Journalism." RSVP to attend.

 As part of the Sports Broadcasting class, student teams will host live call-in sports talk shows on Facebook. Expect everything from hot takes to cold takes, trade talks to coaching changes, best plays to worst plays. Join the conversation and voice your opinion by calling in.

Be sure to book your advising appointment early to avoid the rush during registration season. Advisors can assist you in choosing classes for the upcoming Spring semester. Use Navigate to book a virtual appointment with advisor John Ciampa if your last name starts with A - K and Beth Wallace if your last name starts with L - Z.

For students looking to join the journalism major, click here for the application.

"We draw on proud journalistic traditions so our students can tell the stories of our community bravely, ethically and creatively."

Brian McDermott, Department Chair

Read the Monday Memo to keep up with the latest from the Journalism Department.

Tours of the Journalism Department are offered Monday through Thursday. To request a tour, fill out this form.

Journalism Department
S414 Integrative Learning Center
650 North Pleasant Street
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003