School of Journalism and Communication

Nikole Hannah-Jones, an investigative journalist from New York, will talk on campus Jan. 26 (Image:
January 21

NYT Mag reporter to discuss smart phones and power

Award-winning investigative reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones will discuss how smart phones and social media are democratizing the press and empowering people of
UO doctoral student Ricardo Valencia
January 20

Story of child immigrants goes uncovered, grad student finds

Ricardo Valencia wants people to be more aware of how the American media has covered the surge of unaccompanied children entering the U.S. from Central America.
Carol Stabile
January 6

Carol Stabile to discuss 'G-Men Masculinity' at upcoming Noon Talk

The talk is part of the Center for the Study of Women in Society's regular series featuring faculty and graduate research.
December 11

Journalism school earthquake event to be rebroadcast Monday

With the possibility of a large Cascadia subduction zone earthquake or other natural disaster still on people's minds, the UO School of Journalism and Commun
November 30

New partnership will help create new lab for media analysis

A new Insights and Analytics Lab within the School of Journalism and Communications will open in January.
Journalsim professor Hector Tobar
November 12

UO's Hector Tobar named PEN book award judge

Hector Tobar, a professor in the UO’s School of Journalism and Communication, has been selected as one of three judges for the
An excerpt from Sousanis' 'Against the Flow,' which explores the idea of entropy
November 9

Comic studies scholar Nick Sousanis to hold public talk

His most recent textbook on constructing human knowledge through graphic storytelling — titled “Unflattening” — is a comic book itself.
October 20

A good story well told still inspires young journalists, UO professor says

Young people continue to flock to the profession in spite of shrinking staffs and public distrust, says UO professor Héctor Tobar.
Scott Maier
October 6

Maier's study of NY Times columnist Kristof lands media coverage

UO journalism professor finds low engagement on distant problems, but says the columnist's approach is promising.
Journalsim professor Hector Tobar
September 10

Journalism prof Hector Tobar interviewed on Chilean mining disaster

Tobar has been featured in stories nationwide as his popular book on the ordeal goes into paperback and a movie is set for release in November.