School of Journalism and Communication

Christopher Chávez
June 2

UO Today: Professor talks about research on Latinos and media

Christopher Chávez says marketers increasingly tap into Spanish-speaking communities
UO journalism professor Alex Tizon
May 25

Journalism professor's final story lands on magazine cover

Alex Tizon wrote about a family secret in a story chosen on the day he died for display on The Atlantic's cover
Student practicing in front of camera
May 25

SOJC, COE team up to help kids analyze and write like journalists

The Journalistic Learning Initiative could change K-12 teaching strategies
Everette Dennis
May 16

Former UO journalism dean named to national academy

Everette Dennis, also a UO alum, was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
White board with words and drawings
May 12

Portland conference tackles trust, involvement and storytelling

SOJC event looks at the role of civic life in community journalism 
Sally Garner with a student
May 11

SOJC student services director earns national advising award

Sally Garner also was named the Region 8 outstanding advising administrator
Old-style microphone
May 4

SOJC prof says lack of public funding hurts public broadcasting

Chris Chavez says most money for public media comes from private businesses and individuals
Kyu Ho Youm
May 3

Court gag orders could be unconstitutional, UO prof says

Kyu Ho Youm, a journalism professor and First Amendment scholar, questioned Deschutes County's use of the orders
Sapeurs in Paris
April 21

Social movements and fashion converge in a senior thesis

Hannah Steinkopf-Frank first learned about la Sape in a French class and made it the topic of her thesis.
EPA head Scott Pruitt
April 18

SOJC profs say EPA cuts would hurt at-risk communities

Deborah Morrison and Nicole Dahmen say the Trump budget endanger the poor, native communities