About sjsm

The School of Journalism and Strategic Media is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and media discourse. Students in our journalism degree programs receive instruction, guidance and access to hands-on experience from our seasoned, award-winning faculty and staff. Areas of study include news editorial and reporting, broadcast, public relations, advertising and digital media.

Visiting Professor of Ethics

VDP Brent Renaud - Center for Ethics in Journalism

Our first Visiting Distinguished Professor of Ethics for the school year is global journalist and documentary filmmaker Brent Renaud. 


Josh Dawsey for the Roy Reed Lecutre


This year, SJSM is featured Washington Post journalist Josh Dawsey as the Roy Reed lecturer and other events including the annual ice cream social, scholarship presentations and more.

Special courses


Check out these new and/or special topic courses at SJSM to sharpen your skills and round out your next course load!

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Welcome to our new Assistant Professor Colleen Thurston!

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School of Journalism and Strategic Media
University of Arkansas
205 Kimpel Hall
Fayetteville AR 72701
Phone: 479-575-3601
Fax: 479-575-4341
Larry Foley, Department Chair
Rob Wells, Graduate Coordinator