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Journalism program offers $15,000 in scholarships

The Journalism Program is offering $15,000 in scholarships and prizes for the 2015-16 academic year. To qualify for scholarship consideration, you must be a returning student in the fall. Graduating seniors are eligible to apply for the Michael Kelly cash prize. Scholarships that require a formal application are detailed in the application. Applications are due by 5 p.m. Friday April 10, 2015.


MJF Alumnus Braden Hasselbeck

President of Cincy Entertainment Services, Braden Hasselbeck (MassCom 07'), is profiled by the Miami Alumni Association.


Stephen Siff earns tenure, now Associate Professor

The Board of Trustees voted to approve tenure for Stephen Siff of the Journalism program and promoted him to Associate Professor.


2014 Journalism graduate Emily Crane

2014 Journalism graduate Emily Crane wrote a story about Egypt’s war on charity for foreignpolicy.com. She had some help on the article by a fellow former Miami student Ahmed Al Khateeb, who studied for one semester in Oxford, Ohio in the spring of 2014.


Four MJF alums included in the 2014 class of 18 of the last 9 Honorees.

Congratulations to MJF alums who are part of the 2014 class of 18 of the last 9 Honorees. We are proud of you: Pulkit Datta (2008), Jonathan Nielsen (2005), Beth Stebner (2008) and Ashley Mallon Walters (2006).


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Upcoming Events

April 8, 2015
Bill McKibben

The Schumann Distinguished Scholar in Environmental Studies at Middlebury College will present “The Education of an Unlikely Activist.”

7:00 p.m., Hall Auditorium


April 23-24, 2015
Alissa Quart

Author and freelance journalist for leading titles (New York Times, The National, The Atlanta, Newsweek, etc.) visits English and journalism classes.

2:00 p.m., Venue TBA


April, 2015
Terence Moore

Miami grad ('78) and veteran sports journalist Terence Moore presents “Off the Grid: Why News Media Care About Athletes’ Decisions Off the Field and Court,”

Time & Venue TBA


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Experiencing MJF in Photos

Wil Haygood, author of "The Butler" and several other books, teaches a class for Miami's Scholars in Media Writing about memoirs.

Wil Haygood, author of "The Butler" and several other books, teaches a class for Miami's Scholars in Media Writing about memoirs.

Conan O'Brien speaking with students during Inside Hollywood

Conan O'Brien speaking with students during Inside Hollywood

Students visit the set of Wheel of Fortune

Students visit the set of Wheel of Fortune