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.

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Monday, December 05, 2016

Alex Maragos '13 wins regional Emmy Award

Alex Maragos, ’13, has won a regional Emmy Award in Chicago for his role in WMAQ’s team coverage of a man who ran across the busy Dan Ryan Expressway during morning rush hour.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Journalism in a New Age

Alecia Swasy’s new book tackles the impact of social media on journalism.