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For everyone’s safety, many faculty and staff members are continuing to work remotely. We are still available to assist you during our normal office hours, and recommend reaching out via email to get in touch.

Looking for the latest campus updates on Coronavirus/COVID-19? The #UARK website has the most up-to-date information at

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


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SJSM to Operate Arkansas Covid Website

Daily management and operations for, which has served as a leading news source for daily Covid-19 data and trends in Arkansas since March 2020, will transfer to the U of A School of Journalism and Strategic Media.


Scholarship recipients 2021

2021 scholarships recipients

We are proud to introduce our 2021 scholarship recipients.

Over 55 journalism majors received scholarship awards this 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
Larry Foley, Department Chair
Rob Wells, Graduate Coordinator