Welcome to the Department of Journalism, where the culture of mentoring is the norm, whether in the Convergence Center working with your professor on a news story or in Studio C preparing for a sportscast or newscast.

You will find opportunities to intern in our nation’s capital through the Washington Program or spend a semester working with the local media on a senior project. Here you will find faculty who worked in major media markets and who also have degrees from Harvard, Northwestern, and Missouri.

Come join us.


Meet the new Journalism department chair, Dr. Uche Onyebadi!

November 8, 2016

Stop by the Newsroom (Moudy South 212) TOMORROW (11/9) at noon to meet our new Journalism department chair, Dr. Uche Onyebadi! We’ll have pizza, so get there early!   We are also excited to announce a new partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting! This will involve campus workshops and student reporting fellowships. I’m… Read more »

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TCU Journalism Department partners with Pulitzer

October 24, 2016

The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and Texas Christian University’s Bob Schieffer College of Communication are pleased to announce that the Schieffer College’s Department of Journalism has become the Pulitzer Center’s first university Campus Consortium partner in Texas. The partnership was announced Oct. 8 in Washington, D.C., at the Pulitzer Center’s 10th anniversary festivities. “Our… Read more »

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Free Pizza Friday!

October 17, 2016

Learn what an editor’s life looks like working for 60 Minutes! Stephanie Palewski will be in Moudy South 212 at 11 a.m. this Friday to answer any questions you have!

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Application for the Schieffer Summer Journalism Camp now open

October 23, 2015

The annual Schieffer Summer Journalism Camp is now open to applications. Running from June 12 through June 16, 2016, the camp introduces students to the fundamentals of digital reporting in a residential program, housed on TCU’s Fort Worth campus. They are guided by college students enrolled in the journalism program. For more information, and to apply, click… Read more »

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Milner Student Journalism Awards Announced

May 6, 2015

The winners of the fourth annual Jay & Gail Milner Distinguished Student Journalism Awards were announced on Friday. Donald Griffin, editor of The Skiff by TCU 360, was named Editor of the Year. Samantha Calimbahin, a reporter for TCU 360, received the Reporter of the Year award. Tori Whitley, the academics editor for TCU 360, won… Read more »

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