College of Journalism and Mass Communications

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If you want to learn a lot, work hard and have fun doing it, the UNL College of Journalism and Mass Communications is the place to come. You will get real-world experience and work with faculty at a Big Ten university who believe your story really matters. Start here and learn the skills and ideas that will take you anywhere.

The professors at the CoJMC really do set you up for success. Conor Dunn Journalism and Broadcasting double major

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Start your story at the CoJMC from day one. If you’re admitted to UNL, you’re admitted to the college. To be eligible for scholarships, select your major—Advertising & Public Relations, Journalism, or Broadcasting—on the undergraduate application and submit it by the application deadline: January 15 for incoming freshmen, February 1 for current or transfer students.

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Professor Laurie Thomas Lee co-edits JMC Quarterly special issue

Professor Laurie Thomas Lee June 23, 2016 - 2:30pm

University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Journalism & Mass Communications professor Laurie Thomas Lee, Ph.D., co-edited a special issue of the Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly on “Information Access and Control in an Age of Big Data.”

CoJMC hosts 2nd annual UNL Media Academy

Media Academy students pose at Memorial Stadium with team leaders and professors June 23, 2016 - 2:15pm
University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Journalism & Mass Communications hosted more than 20 high school students from Nebraska, Iowa and Illinois for the second annual UNL Media Academy June 12-15.