The Third Annual Women in Sports Media Symposium will be held on Friday, April 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The symposium will start with a lunch at 11 a.m. in the Journalism Hub and continue with keynote lectures from Lesley Visser and Melissa Ludtke at 11:45 a.m. in ILC S240.

The main ceremony for the University of Massachusetts Amherst Undergraduate Commencement Class of 2019 will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019, rain or shine, in McGuirk Alumni Stadium on the UMass Amherst campus.

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences will conduct its Senior Celebration from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11th. 

The Journalism Senior Brunch will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 11th in the Journalism Hub. Family and friends of graduates are welcome to attend this celebratory brunch before the SBS Senior Celebration at the Mullins Center.

Senior Alvin Buyinza was selected to participate in the Sixth Annual Politico Journalism Institute. The 10-day institute provides hands-on training to students interested in covering goverment and politics.

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

Brian McDermott, Department Chair

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Journalism Department
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650 North Pleasant Street
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003