The SJMC’s undergraduate and graduate programs produce well-trained, highly sought-after graduates. Our selective admissions process allows for small classes and rigorous preparation through a tailored set of scholarly and professional offerings.
The SJMC focuses on both theory and practice, so undergraduate and graduate students gain mastery over a broad set of flexible concepts and skills. This has become increasingly important in our rapidly changing communication environment.
Our faculty bring a wealth of skills in journalism and strategic communications to their interactions with students. This is complemented by their outstanding records of scholarly achievements, which has resulted in a program ranked among the most influential and esteemed in the field of communications.
Our innovative curriculum and enrichment opportunities guarantee well-trained graduates. Whether securing professional positions in communications or faculty posts at universities, our students make their mark on the field and the world.
Megan Duncan and David Coppini, Ph.D. candidates in SJMC, were awarded funding in the inaugural Research Project Funding Competition by UW-Madison’s Election Research Center. The competition was open to graduate students from all … More
Journalism and Mass Communication faculty members and graduate students showcased their latest research at the annual conference for the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Among the department’s 15 peer-reviewed … More
Young Mie Kim, an associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, has been awarded a Knight Foundation grant for media innovation promoting election communications and civic engagement during 2016 … More
Download the following PowerPoint to meet some of our 2015 graduates, and learn about awards received by students and SJMC’s world-class faculty and staff! Students will share one thing they learned in J-School … More
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Qualitative Political Communication| Sharing the News: Journalistic Collaboration as Field Repair
Graves, Lucas; Konieczna, Magda. Qualitative Political Communication| Sharing the News: Journalistic Collaboration as Field Repair. International Journal of Communication, [S.l.], v. 9, p. 19, jun. 2015. ISSN 1932-8036. Abstract Organized journalism in … More