By Whitney Wender (@whitney_wender) In its latest curriculum update to keep pace with digital advances, the UW Oshkosh Department of Journalism will be offering a new multimedia journalism major for Fall 2018. Students in the ACEJMC-accredited journalism program previously could choose from journalism or public relations (CEPR). Within the journalism major, emphases were offered in… Read More Department Launches Multimedia Journalism Major
By Lizzy Ritschard (@lizzymritschard) Many remarkable students from the Department of Journalism received awards at the UW Oshkosh Honors and Awards Ceremony and the department’s Student Achievement Gathering for Spring 2018. This year ten students were presented with the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence and we are proud to say that three of them are Department… Read More Students Honored at Department of Journalism Student Achievement Gathering
“Oshkosh is a city on the rise, and the Oshkosh Independent Magazine aims to capture and connect with what is going on and keep the spirit of rejuvenation and creativity alive,”… Read More The Oshkosh Independent Magazine Releases Second Issue
By Kyle Thill (@search4theroad) Despite being a small department at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, the Department of Journalism has a large number of graduates who have received top awards from the university. Each year during Homecoming, the UW Oshkosh Alumni Association recognizes graduates who have excelled in their professional field and civic engagement. Two… Read More Outstanding Young Alumni Award: Could You be Next?
By Travis Maciosek (@Travis777M) The Gary Coll Journalism Fellowship is designed to assist journalism students at UW Oshkosh expand their horizons. It allows students to apply for financial assistance if they want to take advantage of professional opportunities outside of the Oshkosh area. The fellowship can apply to internships or job shadowing, as well… Read More Coll Fellowship Helps Students Afford to Expand Their Horizons
By Taylor Kuehl (@TaylorKuehlUWO) Are you interested in tapping into a special network of media professionals that connects alumni and current University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh journalism department students? A Facebook group named UW Oshkosh Journalism Alumni & Students is the perfect place to do so! Reasoning Behind The Facebook Page Cindy Schultz, academic department associate, said… Read More Connect With Fellow UW Oshkosh Journalism Alumni on Facebook
By William Waschow Since becoming a senior at UW Oshkosh, I have reflected on how important it is to find a professor that is right for your learning style. When I first enrolled in the Department of Journalism as a public relations student, I gained insight into each professors’ different and individual style. They differ… Read More Senior Wisdom: Getting to Know Journalism Faculty Members