92%
of Journalism/PR graduates who are satisfied with their experience in the department
25:1
student to faculty ratio
85%
of Journalism/PR students who are employed six months after graduation
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Sarah Rose Stack joins Journalism Department

Journalism Department Chair Rodrigo Zamith announced that Sarah Rose Stack will join the Journalism Department this fall as a Lecturer in Public Relations.

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15 students named scholarship recipients

The Department of Journalism recently announced its winners for the 2024 Journalism scholarships.

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Barnes earns finalist nod for Billie Jean King Award

Professor Katie Barnes was named a finalist for the inaugural Billie Jean King Award for Excellence in Women's Sports Coverage. Barnes was one of seven finalists chosen from 80 submissions for the prestigious award.

Resiliency Lands International Journalism Student Karan Chaudhary an NPR Internship

“I was mentored in a way that helped me be myself and to believe that my voice matters. There’s no story that’s too big or too small. If you are curious and have the drive to get it published, you will succeed. One article matters, no matter where it’s published,”

Karan Chaudhary
2023
Content Operations intern, National Public Radio
Karan Chaudhary
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Welcome from the Chair

"Our department is dedicated to equipping undergraduate students with strong multimedia production skills, the ability to think critically and the capacity to serve as a force for responsibly telling stories that advance the public good."

Rodrigo Zamith
Department Chair