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Journalism and Media Studies M.A. Program: Reflecting on my First Year as a Graduate Student

Here I am manning the front desk in the Journalism and Media Studies department

Here I am manning the front desk in the Journalism and Media Studies department

As I near the end of my first year of graduate school at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg in the M.A. Journalism and Media Studies program, I’m taking the time (in between final projects and research papers of course) to reflect on a year of growth and education in the USFSP Journalism and Media Studies program. Before I … Continue reading

Graduate student creates documentary on the life and legacy of Nelson Poynter

Walter Gordon knew he faced a monumental task when he decided to create a video documentary of the late Nelson Poynter as his Master’s in Liberal Arts project. Poynter was a giant in the newspaper industry and a tireless champion of USF St. Petersburg. When he died in 1978, he left behind a 44-foot stack of papers, documents and filmed … Continue reading

Masters Degree Open House

ST. PETERSBURG, FL (March 26, 2012) — Anyone interested in pursuing a masters degree at USF St. Petersburg is invited to attend an annual Open House on Saturday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Science & Technology building. Program advisors, faculty members and college deans will be available to discuss USFSP masters degree programs, the application … Continue reading

USFSP Offers New Fully Online Digital Journalism Graduate Degree

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (January 23, 2012) – A new fully online master’s degree program at USF St. Petersburg meets the needs of established and budding journalists and other communication professionals by addressing the growing demand for online and digital media skills. The master’s degree in Digital Journalism and Design offers journalists and other communication professionals courses to develop their web … Continue reading