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Associated Programs

The KU School of Journalism hosts three organizations active in promoting excellence in journalism education at the state, regional and national levels.

 

Kansas Scholastic Press Association (KSPA) 


The Kansas Scholastic Press Association is a non-profit organization composed of Kansas high school and junior high school journalism teachers and their students. 
This organization promotes excellence in journalism at all levels and focuses on providing journalism education leadership for Kansas teachers and students. KSPA operates numerous contests, conferences and scheduled activities throughout the year.

Eric Thomas | KSPA Executive Director
The University of Kansas

317 Stauffer-Flint Hall
 | 1435 Jayhawk Blvd.


Lawrence, KS 66045

(785) 864-7625
 

Kansas Journalism Institute (KJI)


The Kansas Journalism Institute is one of the nation's best-known summer journalism programs. Each year, it draws about 200 participants from a dozen or more states to the University of Kansas campus.

Eric Thomas | KSPA Executive Director
The University of Kansas

317 Stauffer-Flint Hall
 | 1435 Jayhawk Blvd.


Lawrence, KS 66045

(785) 864-7625
 

Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)


The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications evaluates professional journalism and mass communications programs at colleges and universities.

Susanne Shaw | ACEJMC Executive Director
The University of Kansas

109 Stauffer-Flint Hall
 | 1435 Jayhawk Blvd.


Lawrence, KS 66045


(785) 864-3986
 

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The Journalism Career Center helps J-School students explore their career options and find internships and jobs. Patty Noland, the J-School's Career Development Coordinator, is ready to help you at any stage in your college career—whether you're just beginning to explore the possibilities or you're ready to enter the job market. Schedule an appointment today!

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26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined