Department of Journalism & Mass Communication
ACCREDITING TEAM VISIT
Welcome the site evaluation team from the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications, or ACEJMC. They will be in the department, visiting classes, students and faculty on Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 17 and 18. Student sessions are: Monday, Feb. 17, 3:15 to 4 p.m., SSPA-029C (Open to all students); Tuesday, Feb. 18, 11 a.m. to noon, SSPA-031 (For public relations specialization students only); and Tuesday, Feb. 18, 1 to 2 p.m., SSPA-031 (Open to non-public relations students).
|SCREENING OF SENIOR SEMINAR PROJECTS
The Department of Journalism & Mass Communication, together with CSULB’s Multicultural Center, CSULB’s Center for Community Engagement, CSULB’s National Association of Hispanic Journalists chapter and VoiceWaves will be presenting a showcase of projects from our student’s Senior Seminar, followed by a panel discussion entitled “Lens on Long Beach: A Community-CSULB Dialogue,” on Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Anatol Center on campus. Click here to download the official flyer for the event.
|DEPARTMENT CO-SPONSORS SCREENING OF RUBEN SALAZAR FILM
The Department of Journalism & Mass Communication is co-hosting, with the CSULB Department of Chicano/Latino Studies, a special screening of the new PBS film “Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle,” an independent and thorough investigation of Salazar’s life and death. The event will take place on Monday, March 10 at 7 p.m. at the University Theatre
|NEWSEUM HIGHLIGHTS WORK FROM CSULB JOURNALISM ALUMNA
Newseum, the renowned news and journalism organization, has recently highlighted alumna Betty Villalobos’s front page design of the LA Daily News as one of their “Top 10 Pages” among the hundreds of pages the site publishes daily. (Click on the thumbnail on the left to see the page full size.)
|STUDENT RECEIVES SCHOLARSHIP FROM THE BLACK JOURNALISTS ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
CSULB journalism student Teberina Johns (featured left, with NBC’s Beverly White) was recently awarded a scholarship by the Black Journalists Association of Southern California (BJASC) during the association’s 2013 Scholarship Awards Reception, which took place on Sunday, Dec. 15, at The Historic Wilfandel House, in Los Angeles. The competitive scholarship is awarded to African American students living in Southern California who demonstrate a commitment to journalism or a career in news media.
|CSULB STUDENTS RECEIVE GOLDEN MIKE AWARD FROM RADIO AND TELEVISION NEWS ASSOCIATION OF SO. CALIFORNIA
The CSULB radio show “Daily 49er News,” a collaboration between KBeach and the Daily 49er, was awarded a Golden Mike for Best Radio News Public Affairs Program by the Radio and Television News Association of Southern California during its annual awards ceremony on Jan. 25. Daily 49er Radio Producer James Delahoussaye and Assistants Enedina Cisneros and Shereen Lisa Dudar accepted the award (left). It was the first time since 2002 that CSULB won a Golden Mike Award. Read more about the award in this Daily 49er news story.
|OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS
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|OUR ONLINE BROCHURE
Learn more about our Department of Journalism & Mass Communication by checking out the online version of our informational brochure.