Journalism and Mass Communications
The Department of Journalism and Mass Communications offers students two dynamic majors: Journalism and Strategic Communication. Both combine deep grounding in the liberal arts and sciences with solid experience in research, analysis and clear communication. Our graduates have an excellent reputation throughout the news industry, in public relations, and in a variety of other fields.
Our Students, Faculty and Alumni
Friday, April 01, 2016
Alisha Laventure, a 2009 graduate of Washington and Lee University, will join Dallas's WFAA/Channel 8 in July as a weekend anchor for the "News 8 Daybreak" morning newscast.
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Aly Colón, the Knight Professor in Journalism Ethics at Washington and Lee, was quoted in a March 30 Pittsburgh News-Gazette article about the termination of award-winning television journalist Wendy Bell.