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.
UW Madison students were rewarded for their hard work at the annual Wisconsin Broadcasters Association student awards in Madison. Student reporters for The Badger Report television newscast swept the TV News Story … More
CELEBRATING ACHIEVEMENTS The faculty and staff of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism and Mass Communication proudly announce our student award winners, who will be honored at the 2017 Alumni Awards Banquet. … More
IVAN L. PRESTON RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM “Partisanship and the Search for Engaging News” Thursday, March 30, 2017, 4:00 PM Vilas 5055 (Ralph O. Nafziger Conference Room) 821 University Avenue, Madison, WI This event is free … More
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- 03/28/17 Weekly Advertising (Ad) Club Agency Meeting
- 03/28/17 Bi-Weekly (PRSSA) Public Relations Student Society of America
- 03/29/17 (AWC) Association for Women in Communications meeting If you're a female student at UW-Madison interested in print journalism, advertising, public relations, broadcast or any other form of communication, this is the club for you!
Why Are “Others” So Polarized? Perceived Political Polarization and Media Use in 10 Countries
Yang, J., Rojas, H., Wojcieszak, M., Aalberg, T., Coen, S., Curran, J., Hayashi, K., Iyengar, S., Jones, P.K., Mazzoleni, G., Papathanassopoulos, S., Woong Rhee, J., Rowe, D., Soroka, S., & Tiffen, R. (2016). “Why Are ‘Others’ So Polarized? … More