J-School Generations

Mark your calendars!
The William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications will host J-School Generations 2014, Homecoming Weekend, Thursday, Sept. 24 through Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.  The event is a chance for alumni to inspire others with their professional experiences and visit with former professors. RSVP now!

Come be a part of alumni-led lectures and see your former teachers in this three-day event. You can network with tomorrow’s best and brightest, reminisce with friends at a reception and celebrate your J-School pride on game day.

Making plans to join us? Here’s what you need to do:

1. Make sure you book your hotel rooms now! The J-School has room blocks reserved at several hotels in Lawrence. These rooms are first come, first served.

2. A block of tickets is reserved for J-School Generations attendees to the Texas vs. KU Homecoming Football Game Sept. 27.

Please contact Kerry Navinskey  - knavinsk@ku.edu - in the J-School office for details and rates.


Event Schedule:

- Thursday afternoon round-robin networking session for alums and students: Sept. 25, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m., Resource Center - Stauffer-Flint Hall

- Thursday evening alumni reception: Sept. 25, 6 p.m., Clarkson Gallery - Stauffer-Flint Hall

- Friday Networking and Luncheon: Sept. 26 - Noon, Kansas Room, Kansas Union

- Saturday tailgate at the Alumni Association (two hours prior to kickoff - game time will be announced the week of the game)

Click here to let us know if you are coming.

The connection between the J-School and its graduates is special. There are many ways for you to support the school and our students, faculty, and programs while achieving your philanthropic goals. To find out more about giving opportunities for the School of Journalism or to make a donation, click here.

Questions? Contact the School of Journalism at jschool@ku.edu or 785.864.4755.


Did you miss J-School Generations last year?

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