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The MJF Course Waitlist

The MJF Course Waitlist Form for Fall 2017 is now available. The form will be closed on August 23 at 5:00 pm. Learn more about the course waitlist procedure.


MJF students receive prestigious NATAS award

Seven recent Miami University graduates have won Ohio Valley Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences regional student production award for best long form fiction production. Read more.


Haygood named fellow at Washington College

Wil Haygood, Boadway Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence in the Department of Media, Journalism & Film, will spend the 2017-18 year at Washington College as the Patrick Henry Writing Fellow. Read more.


MJF students win honors in SPJ annual competition

Sixteen Miami University students were recognized in Detroit in the annual Mark of Excellence regional competition of the Society of Professional Journalists. Students brought home six first-place wins and seven awards as finalists. Read more.


Strat Comm students win at the Blacksmith Awards

Two of our Strategic Communication students received honors in the PRSSA Student of the Year Award at the Cincinnati PRSA Blacksmith Awards recently. Dalton Ulm received the Silver Award and Paige Garty received the Bronze Award. The awards were judged by a PRSA chapter in Orange County California. Read more.


Miami Herald publishes MU's Cuba stories

The Miami Herald packaged several of MJF students' reporting projects on its site. In its Cuba section, the Miami Herald has stories by students Elizabeth Hansen, Emily Williams, Jack Evans and Kevin Vestal, who participated in our first-ever Cuba study abroad program. Clinical faculty member Joe Sampson also has a story about a Cuban newspaper on the site. Check out the stories.


Student-produced podcast honored in international competition

Three recent Miami University graduates received a second-place award in an international competition for a podcast episode they created. Read more.


Miami Herald publishes MU's Cuba stories

The Miami Herald packaged several of MJF students' reporting projects on its site. In its Cuba section, the Miami Herald has stories by students Elizabeth Hansen, Emily Williams, Jack Evans and Kevin Vestal, who participated in our first-ever Cuba study abroad program. Clinical faculty member Joe Sampson also has a story about a Cuban newspaper on the site. Check out the stories.


The Miami Student wins first places in SPJ contest

The Miami Student was named best non-daily newspaper in Ohio in the Best of Ohio contest sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists. Editor Reis Thebault also won best college news writing for his coverage of the Eldemire murder/suicide. The Miami Student is an independent newspaper that covers the Miami campus and the Oxford community. It is run entirely by students. Check out its website at http://www.miamistudent.net.


Communications grad to serve as trustee

Gov. John Kasich has appointed John Christopher Pascoe (Miami ’91) of Worthington, Ohio, to Miami University’s board of trustees. Pascoe was a mass communications major at Miami who also was the head engineer for WMSR. Read more.


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Events

August 25, 2017
Stephen T. Williams convocation speech

Stephen T. Williams, mayor of Huntington, W.V., presents convocation speech with theme related to Summer Reading Program book “Hillbilly Elegy.”

9 a.m., Roudebush Hall "hub"


September 5, 2017
MJF Day

MJF majors are invited to learn about MJF travel programs, student media, student organizations and other MJF opportunities.

4:30-6:30 p.m., Williams Hall 107


October 10, 2017
"Investigating Buried Secrets"

Journalist/author Gary Moore presents “Investigating Buried Secrets: Race, atrocity, history and myth, from the journalist who unearthed the Rosewood lynchings.

4 p.m., Shriver Center Dolibois A


November 2, 2017
Arsalan Iftikhar

Media commentator and human rights lawyer Arsalan Iftikhar presents “Scapegoats: How Islam Helps Our Enemies and Threatens Our Freedoms."

4 p.m., Shriver Center Dolibois A


November 7, 2017
Wil Haygood

Miami Boadway Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence Wil Haygood presents “Researching A Beautiful and Tumultuous Ohio High School Saga” about his latest book, “Tigerland: The Miracle on East Broad Street.”

7 p.m., tba


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    Terence Moore (@TMooreSports) is a national sports columnist and commentator who is a regular television contributor to CNN, ESPN "Outside the Lines and MSNBC. He also is a columnist for SportsonEarth.com, MLB.com and CNN.com. In addition, he does television work for the NFL Network, and he appears every Sunday night on a locally top-rated show in Atlanta.

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