School of Journalism and Communication

Lisa Heyamoto
March 9

UO team asks Americans how to restore trust in the media

Journalism instructors Lisa Heyamoto and Todd Milbourn look behind the low approval numbers
Laura Shepard
February 28

Nontraditional path lands SOJC grad in the job of a lifetime

Laura Shepard found her dream job in communications when she landed a position with Intel
Tom Wheeler
February 20

Public memorial for SOJC professor Tom Wheeler will be Feb. 25

The gathering will held at the Shedd Institute for the Arts in downtown Eugene
Lori Shontz
February 19

Professor advocates giving gendered school nicknames the ax

Journalism professor Lori Shontz wrote about South Eugene High’s mascot name
Middle school student conducting interview
February 15

Gift brings journalistic skills to middle and high school students

Nancy and Dave Petrone’s $500,000 pledge will help young writers develop storytelling skills
Nicole Dahmen
February 8

Journalism prof on public apathy towards mass shootings

Nicole Dahmen talked to the Huffington Post about how the media should cover mass shootings
Post-It note
February 7

Journalists pursue news and solutions in new SOJC program

With a recent grant, Catalyst is expanding its evidence-based approach to news
Line drawing of logo
February 2

Series hopes to spark a dialogue on freedom of expression

Campus events aim for productive conversations about challenging issues
Professor with students
January 29

SOJC campaign will help more students explore career paths

Crowdfunding campaign will help high school students attend summer program in Eugene
Girl on horseback
January 24

Work of UO professors helps preserve indigenous storytelling

Several projects around the Northwest are helping preserve historical tales and ways of life