School of Journalism

The school has a strong tradition of training journalists the fundamentals that will help them succeed in any career, whether print, broadcast or online. Students learn how to gather information, critically analyze it, and communicate it effectively, accurately, and ethically. Specialties include international journalism, science/environmental journalism, and public affairs journalism, led by faculty who have professional experience from the New York Times, National Geographic, and other world-class news organizations. Active research includes how journalists visually portray war, dangers to journalists along the U.S.-Mexico border, the history of the radical press, and freedom of information around the world.

School of Journalism