School of Journalism and Communication

Ta-Nehisi Coates speaking at Matthew Knight Arena
February 7

Ta-Nehisi Coates gets real about racism at sold-out Knight Arena

The acclaimed author urges the audience to come to terms with race and equality
Lori Shontz
February 3

Lori Shontz authors MediaShift article on SOJC’s ‘track class’

The journalism instructor describes the real-world experiences the class gets
A quadcopter drone
February 3

SOJC gets attention as drone journalism workshop host

The school is one of four nationally to stage the Poynter Institute events
Scene from Coca-Cola's 1980 Super Bowl ad with Mean Joe Greene and a little boy
February 3

Quack Chats speakers to tackle Super Bowl ads

UO experts from marketing and advertising will explore which high-paid ads scored touchdowns in the NFL's championship game
Ta-Nehisi Coates
January 23

Additional tickets released for lecture by author Ta-Nehisi Coates

The initial 8,500 tickets for the free event were all claimed
Lori Shontz
November 16

Reporting Roseburg: A journalist’s manual for covering tragedy

The SOJC project compiles stories from 19 local journalists about the experiences of those who cover tragedies
Damian Radcliffe, SOJC professor, working at a computer
November 8

Journalism scholars discuss ways the media influence elections

SOJC faculty analyze what research says about media’s evolving role in the elections process
Dean Mundy
November 3

SOJC professor investigates diversity within public relations

Assistant Professor Dean Mundy is starting a conversation about diversity in the PR field.
Ted Conover
October 20

Author Ted Conover to give Johnston/Words Worth Lecture

Narrative journalist Ted Conover to give public talk at UO about telling stories in ways that make a difference 
SOJC graduate students
October 14

SOJC graduate students students tackle Portland's air problem

Multimedia journalism graduate students created a website to report on the issue

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