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Apply by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, for one of the Rebirth Project Editorial Board open positions and put your journalism skills to use this spring. If you have questions, please email umassrebirthproject@gmail.com.

The Winter 2020 issue of UMass Magazine features Journalism alum Desire Jackson-Crosby's, Class of 2019, Q&A about the college experience of current Journalism senior Joanna Buoniconti, Class of 2021, who has type 2 spinal muscular atrophy, a genetic neuromuscular disorder.

Did you know that Journalism majors now have the option to earn a Public Relations concentration. The six required courses plus an internship, are designed to develop the skills necessary for professional success.

For students looking to join the journalism major, click here for the application.

"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