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Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Journalism Certificate - Academic Experience

311 Clemens Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4610
716-645-2575
716-645-5980
journalism.buffalo.edu
Jody Kleinberg Biehl
Director
(HEGIS: 06.02 JOURNALISM-PRINTED MEDIA, CIP: 09.0401 Journalism)

Experiential Learning

In addition to internship opportunities available within the Departments of English, Communication, and Media Study, students have the opportunity to intern at national and local television news stations, news radio stations, web publications, daily and weekly newspapers, magazines, and alternative presses. Please see the program directors for internship opportunities.

Students are encouraged to pursue research-oriented initiatives with faculty whose expertise relate to this course of study.

Study Abroad

The Journalism Program offers a winter study abroad course in foreign reporting. The class travels to Berlin, where students learn about 20th century history, meet foreign reporters who work at institutions like The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and Der Spiegel magazine Students create two pieces of original journalism that get published in the student newspaper, The Spectrum, upon their return.

Extracurricular Activities

See the UB Student Association

Honors and Awards

The Journalism Program hosts contests throughout the year and contest winners receive trips to journalism conferences and training programs around the country. Students who write for The Spectrum student newspaper compete each month for cash rewards.

311 Clemens Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4610
716-645-2575
716-645-5980
journalism.buffalo.edu
Jody Kleinberg Biehl
Director
(HEGIS: 06.02 JOURNALISM-PRINTED MEDIA, CIP: 09.0401 Journalism)

Associated Programs

Published: August 16, 2018 09:19:35 AM