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School of Journalism and Mass Media

Physical Address:
347 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
School of Journalism and Mass Media
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3178
Moscow, ID 83844-3178

Phone: 208-885-6458

Fax: 208-885-6450

Email: jamm@uidaho.edu

Web: Journalism and Mass Media

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Two of Four Competitive Grants Go to UI Students

Two University of Idaho students have been awarded Pacific Northwest Newspaper Association (PNNA) intern grants. An accolade only four students lay claim to this year.

Senior Kaitlyn Krasselt, and junior Ryan Tarinelli, both journalism majors and employees of the Argonaut are two of four recipients of the PNNA grant. The $1,500 educational grant is provided to students who secure an internship accompanied by a letter of recommendation.

“It’s an endorsement to the 25-odd newspapers in our region that these people are quality. It tells them that they’ll have a good employee and for our students to have an opportunity like this is so cool,” said student media adviser Shawn O’Neal.

Krasselt, of Moscow, has worked at the Argonaut since her first year, originally as an office assistant and now serves as a news editor. Tarinelli, of Bellview, Wash. is the current opinion editor and an accomplished trombone player.

“It’s a significant achievement for us. These are the awards we strive for,” said O’Neal.


Scholarship Honors Sandra Haarsager

The School of Journalism and Mass Media has established a scholarship to honor the memory of Sandra Haarsager, a long-time University of Idaho administrator and JAMM faculty member who died October, 2007.

The scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates Sandra’s intellectual curiosity, interdisciplinary interests and strong writing abilities.

Contributions may be sent to the Trust and Investments Office, PO Box 3143, Moscow, ID 83844-3143. Checks should be made payable to the University of Idaho Foundation; the memo line should indicate “Sandra Haarsager Scholarship, designation code DE630.” Contributions also may be made through the University’s secure Web site.

For more information, contact Kenton Bird.

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Latah County Silver and Gold Celebration Honors Volunteers and Leaders

Posted Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:18:00 -0700

The University of Idaho Alumni Association will honor three individuals for their achievements and service to the university at the Latah County Silver and Gold Celebration on Thursday, April 6, 2017. The event is 6-8 p.m. at the Bruce M. Pitman Center International Ballroom, 709 Deakin Avenue, in Moscow.
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Hands-on High School Journalism Workshop set for May 22 in Boise

Posted Mon, 13 Mar 2017 10:00:00 -0700

Hands-on journalism training is available in Boise this May during the University of Idaho’s School of Journalism and Mass Media’s annual High School Journalism Workshop. Read more

Job Opportunity: Clinical Faculty in Public Relations, Advertising and Media Design

Posted Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:12:00 -0800

This position will teach six courses per year. The primary teaching areas will be advertising and public relations. The successful candidate will be qualified to teach visual design for print and online media and other courses in strategic communication. The successful candidate will also be qualified to develop and teach new courses, including an occasional interdisciplinary seminar (ISEM) for first-year UI students. All tenure-track faculty members are expected to develop a program of scholarly research or creative activity, to advise undergraduate students, to maintain strong professional contacts, to pursue external funding, and to serve on School, College and University committees. For more information, email jamm@uidaho.edu. Click here to apply. Read more

Alma Mater Surprises Top Canadian Broadcaster Marilyn Denis On-Air with Honorary Degree

Posted Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0800

University of Idaho alumna Marilyn Denis has been selected as the University of Idaho 2017 commencement speaker and as an honorary degree recipient. The surprise announcement was made today, Feb. 28, during a live taping of the Canadian daytime series “The Marilyn Denis Show” on CTV.

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Job Opportunity: Director, School of Journalism & Mass Media

Posted Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:22:00 -0800

The University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho, invites applications for the position of Director of the School of Journalism and Mass Media in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences. This is a permanent, full-time, tenured position at the Associate Professor or Professor level, depending on qualifications. Associate Professor level page range is from $66,000 to $68,000 plus a 15 percent Administrative increment. Professor level pay range is from $74,500 to $76,500 plus a 15 percent Administrative increment.
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School of Journalism and Mass Media

Physical Address:
347 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
School of Journalism and Mass Media
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3178
Moscow, ID 83844-3178

Phone: 208-885-6458

Fax: 208-885-6450

Email: jamm@uidaho.edu

Web: Journalism and Mass Media

Directory Map