Iowa SJMC Update: A monthy e-newsletter from the School of Journalism & Mass Communication
Abby Rapoport Political reporter shares southern experiences

Texas Observer political and education reporter Abby Rapoport visited the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication (SJMC) Nov. 13-16. As a 2008 Grinnell grad with deep Texas roots, Rapoport...

By Audrey Kittrell
Alan Kotok Kotok Family Scholarship helps aspiring UI business and science journalists

Alan Kotok hopes to encourage student journalists to report on scientific and business issues that matter.

This year, the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication alumnus established the...

By Allie Wright
Suming Yuan SJMC video reaches out to China

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With a rapidly changing and global market of information, it is getting easier to connect with others every day – even if they...

By Janessa Hageman
Margaret Nelson Moeller Media Research Lab Unveiled

Students and faculty of the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication now have access to a designated place to conduct media research with state-of-the-art equipment.

On October 28, the...

By Molly Steffens
Holiday website highlights journalism students’ gifts

Whether you’re interested in learning about the history of “Jingle Bells” or how to stay fit during the holiday season, a University of Iowa journalism class is hoping to have your answer during this holiday season...

By Kelli Andresen
Chelsea Burn My summer with MLB Network

“Our national pastime, all the time.” This trademark phrase used by the MLB [Major League Baseball] Network in their commercials could not sum up my summer better. I was given the amazing opportunity to live in New...

By Chelsea Burn