Spring 2020 course registration starts today for seniors, with other years scheduled to begin over the next ten days. The Journalism Department will offer thirty different courses next semester. Log in to SPIRE and click on "Enrollment Dates" in the lower right corner to find the time when your registration window opens.

Raz Sibii published a column in the Daily Hampshire Gazette about the Amherst schools using prison labor to refurbish their auditorium chairs. Sibii writes a monthly column in the Gazette about immigration and mass incarceration.

Rodrigo Zamith published "Constructing Audience Quantification: Social influences and the development of norms about audience analytics and metrics" in the journal New Media & Society. Zamith received assistance writing the paper from first-year Journalism major Celina Rivernider.

"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