Lake Mendota and the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, including the Memorial Union Terrace, are pictured in an early morning aerial taken from a helicopter on Oct. 23, 2018. This photograph was captured with a fisheye lens. (Photo by Bryce Richter /UW-Madison)

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A W crest banner flutters in the wind on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during autumn on Oct. 18, 2019. (Photo by Jeff Miller /UW-Madison)

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One of the earliest communication programs in the country, the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Journalism & Mass Communication is also one of the best. We ground our teaching in the liberal arts, preparing students not just for the jobs of today, but for the ever-changing media landscape of tomorrow. From the heart of a world-class university, we create critical thinkers, problem solvers, researchers and innovators.

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The UW SJMC is committed to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion through our scholarship and everyday practices. Through our daily work as academics and educators we have asserted our commitment to making this world a safer, more productive, more equitable place for everyone.

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Associated Press - Vote Entry Operator for 2023 Elections
Associated Press
Communications and Marketing Manager
Catholic Charities
St. Francis, WI
Business Development Specialist
La Crosse, WI
NBCUniversal 2024 Paris Olympics Sports Internship
Not specified
Newsroom Internship Program (2024)
The Washington Post
Washington, DC
NBCUniversal Spring Internships
NBC Universal
Various Locations
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Top-ranked faculty

Miya Williams Fayne headshotWilliams Fayne, MiyaAnna Julia Cooper Fellow
Chris Cascio headshotCascio, ChrisAssistant Professor
Lucas Graves headshotGraves, LucasProfessor
Lindsay Palmer headshotPalmer, LindsayAssociate Professor
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