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This year, eight Journalism scholarships valued collectively at $27,500 are available to current students. All students are encouraged to log onto Academic Works to fill out the general scholarship application and the SBS application. The application deadline is Thursday, April 15, for all Journalism scholarships.

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) announces the selection of eight UMass Amherst faculty members to its 2021-11 Lilly Fellows for Teaching Excellence, including Journalism Assistant Professor Kelsey Whipple.

Join the Massachusetts Daily Collegian for its anniversary event from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 17. Register now and hear from guest speaker Andrew D. Bernstein, who will detail his time at the Collegian and his NBA photography career. Then hear first-hand from UMass Journalism alumni and current journalism students about their Collegian experience.

The Fall 2021 Journalism course list is available to view. Check times and locations on SPIRE when registering. Advisors are available if you need help choosing classes for the upcoming Fall semester. Use Navigate to book an appointment with advisor John Ciampa if your last name starts with A - K and Beth Wallace if your last name starts with L - Z. 

"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