Welcome New J-School Students! Here Are a Few Tips and Events to Get You Started

We are gearing up for another great year at the J-School. Classes start Aug. 27, but that’s not the only way to get the semester kicked off. Here are a few opportunities to get to know the J-School as you get started. J-School Open House Don Anderson Hall Tuesday, Aug. 28, 10 a.m. – Noon … Continue reading Welcome New J-School Students! Here Are a Few Tips and Events to Get You Started

Alumni Spotlight: CBS News Correspondent Meg Oliver

Graduates of the University of Montana School of Journalism go on to do great things, in journalism and beyond. They direct newsrooms, report on international issues, photograph history, inform the public on air, start their own businesses, influence public policy, publish books and become leaders in their communities. Here, we spotlight some of our alumni … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: CBS News Correspondent Meg Oliver

Montana High School Journalists Nab Awards, Get a Feel for the UM J-School

Nearly 200 high school students from across Montana filled the halls of the University of Montana School of Journalism on Thursday, March 22 for the annual Montana Journalism Education Association awards and High School Journalism Day at UM. Students took home awards at the awards banquet and then skills and knowledge from eleven different workshops, … Continue reading Montana High School Journalists Nab Awards, Get a Feel for the UM J-School

Broadcast Education Association Recognizes UM J-School Students, Professor Jule Banville Wins “Best of Competition”

The Broadcast Education Association has recognized the excellent work of University of Montana School of Journalism students in its annual awards competition and given Associate Professor Jule Banville the “Best of Competition” award for an audio documentary that aired on her podcast, Last Best Stories. Banville's award comes from the faculty division of the competition, … Continue reading Broadcast Education Association Recognizes UM J-School Students, Professor Jule Banville Wins “Best of Competition”

Meet the Professors: Kevin Tompkins

We are constantly hearing from students that one of the J-School's biggest strengths is the dedicated, talented, fearless, experienced, fun, doors-are-always-open faculty. The students in our Social Media and Engagement class set out to tell that story via Instagram. Over the coming weeks, we will highlight these stories, which illustrate the personalities, philosophies and experience … Continue reading Meet the Professors: Kevin Tompkins

Meet the Professors: Denise Dowling

We are constantly hearing from students that one of the J-School's biggest strengths is the dedicated, talented, fearless, experienced, fun, doors-are-always-open faculty. The Social Media and Engagement class set out to tell that story via Instagram. Over the coming weeks, we will highlight these stories, which illustrate the personalities, philosophies and experience of our top-notch … Continue reading Meet the Professors: Denise Dowling