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Please note: Guidance from the CDC, Arkansas Department of Health and university may change rapidly given the fluidity of the situation.

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.

SJSM statement 2020

From the SJSM Faculty & SPJ

Please read and share our statement -- from the School of Journalism and Strategic Media University of Arkansas


Arkansas Soul digital media challenge announcement

Arkansas Soul's digital media challenge

We are looking for stories centered around the COVID-19 experience in Arkansas with the focus on minority populations. The top five submissions will receive an award of $100.


Larry Foley in Grad Cap

Spring 2020 Newsletter

In the words of our esteemed chair, Larry Foley, "It was a semester like we've never experienced," but there's still lots to reflect on, admire and celebrate at the close of this school year. 


in the know

Stay connected to SJSM
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