Apr 13, 2024  
2023-2024 Hill Book (Class of 2027) 
2023-2024 Hill Book (Class of 2027)


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Program Director:

Maureen E. Boyle
Office: Cushing-Martin 116
Phone: 508-565-1824

The Department of Communication  offers a minor in Journalism.

Mission of the Program

The Journalism program provides students with hands-on experience in the news writing and online media field.

Students learn to write fair and balanced hard news, feature and long-form journalistic stories for a wide range of print and online publications. Students learn how to interview people, research information and cover stories in the field. Students also learn how to use social media and video for news story telling. Coursework emphasizes the best practices in the field, fine writing and legal challenges the media faces. Publication of student work is a goal in several courses. Students are offered internship opportunities in the news field in the area or in their home states.



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