Graduating seniors can apply to be this year's Journalism Speaker at the 2021 SBS Senior Celebration. Submit a 250-word, double-spaced (one-minute) speech in a Word document to Professor Karen List at klist@journ.umass.edu by 5 p.m. Friday, March 12, about what Journalism has meant to you and why journalism matters.

Join the Journalism Department for "Opening Doors: Internships to Jobs" at 5 p.m. Monday, March 22. Lecturer Greeley Kyle will moderate the panel discussion with five journalism alums who will discuss their current jobs and the internships that helped get them there. Register now to receive the Zoom link to the event.

UMass Women into Leadership (UWiL) has named 25 students to its 2021 Fellowship class, including three Journalism majors. As part of the fellowship, Amelia Marceau, Cassie McGrath and Kelly Palacios will engage in a series of professional development and leadership training throughout the spring semester.

"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