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Senior Melissa Nieves-Torres will be the journalism student speaker at the SBS Senior Celebration in May. Her speech was chosen from a number submitted to the department by graduating seniors.

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

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 5, for all Journalism scholarships.

"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