J-School Generations

Mark your calendars!

The William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications will host J-School Generations on Oct. 20-21, 2016. The School of Journalism invites you to return to campus each fall to re-connect with faculty, students and alumni. You can network with tomorrow’s best and brightest students, reminisce with friends at a reception and celebrate your J-School pride on game day.


Thursday, Oct. 20

*There is no charge for either event, but seating is limited so please RSVP to save your spot at jschool@ku.edu.

Friday, Oct. 21**

  • 9 a.m.: Trivia/game show with student and alumni teams (Clarkson Gallery)
  • 10:30 a.m.: Round-robin networking with students and alumni (Resource Center)
  • Noon: Lunch for game show and networking participants (Clarkson Gallery)
  • 1:30 p.m.: The Agency will hold a croquet tournament to launch its new venture, Steam Whistle Creative (Stauffer-Flint lawn)

**If you would like to attend these events on Friday, please contact Julie Adam at julieadam@ku.edu.

Attend events, win prizes

Students, don't miss this year's J-School Generations! Not only will you get to meet and network with our successful alumni, but you can win cash and prizes, too! Students who attend the J-Talk or participate in the round-robin networking and trivia/game show will get tickets to be entered into a drawing for individual prizes and $750, $500 or $250 for their J-School-affliated student media organization. Create your own team for the trivia/game show contest to represent your student media organization or sign up as an individual. Contact Steve Rottinghaus at steve_rottinghaus@ku.edu.

Find out who this year's alumni guests are and see the schedule of events. Please fill out this web form to let us know which events you plan to attend so we can plan accordingly.

Did you miss J-School Generations last year?

We had a great 2015 J-School Generations event! See some photos from J-School Generations 2015 by visiting our J-School Generations Facebook page. Learn more about how J-School Generations is special for students and alumni in this YouTube video.

Social media

Facebook: Like our J-School Generations page to get the latest on this year's event plans and to hear from fellow alumni. 
Twitter: @KUJournalism #jschoolgenerations

Questions? Contact the School of Journalism at jschool@ku.edu or 785-864-4755.