Tips for staying on track academically during COVID-19

From the Journalism Advising office Published: March 20, 2020. Missouri Journalism academic advisers are committed to providing our students with information and support for academic success, planning, early registration, and graduation. While the MU campus is utilizing a modified course-delivery method, students will have access to remote advising services. Course registration for Summer and Fall … Continued

Strategic communication students, MOJO Ad team take home local ADDY awards for top advertising campaign and report work

Winners progress to regional competition By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (March 10, 2020) — Several strategic communication students at the Missouri School of Journalism were recognized for their efforts on advertising campaigns or printed reports with local 2020 ADDY Awards from the Kansas City American Advertising Federation. Winners now progress to an AAF regional competition. … Continued

Teams of strategic communication, journalism students win Adobe Creative Jam competition designing mindfulness app prototypes

2020 was the first year MU had participated in Adobe Creative Jam By Jennifer Nelson Columbia, Mo. (March 5, 2020) — Senior Kaitlyn Weir and sophomore Julia Igel, strategic communication students at the Missouri School of Journalism, took home first place honors in the Adobe Creative Jam competition last month with their mindfulness app prototype … Continued

Six Journalism seniors selected for Mizzou ’39

Seniors recognized for leadership, service and academic achievements. Columbia, Mo. (March 4, 2020) — Six Missouri School of Journalism seniors are among the 39 selected for Mizzou ’39. The annual award, given by the Mizzou Alumni Association Student Board, recognizes 39 outstanding seniors across all majors for their leadership, service and academic achievement throughout their … Continued

Style Guide: I

J School/RJI Editorial Style Home Identity Signature J-School: When writing about the School, the first reference should either be: The Missouri School of Journalism or School of Journalism. On second reference you can use J-School, but the preference is the School (with School capitalized). RJI: On first reference, please always use the Donald W. Reynolds … Continued

Style Guide: S

J School/RJI Editorial Style Home Strategic Communication Not: Strategic Communications

School to welcome 1,200-plus high school students to campus for J-Day

J-Day Cancelled Updated March 12, 2020: Out of an abundance of caution and in consultation with Missouri Interscholastic Press Association and MU campus leaders about COVID-19 precautions, Scholastic Journalism Day – J-Day – on Wednesday, March 25, is cancelled. Visit for more information and updates. For Mizzou’s latest information on COVID-19, visit MU Alert. … Continued

Style Guide: Y

J School/RJI Editorial Style Home YAYA Acronym, use all caps. Stands for: Youth and Young Adult

Style Guide: T

J School/RJI Editorial Style Home Time: Use figures except for noon and midnight. Use a colon to separate hours from minutes: 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3 to 5:15 p.m. Avoid redundancy: Don’t write 10 a.m. this morning, 10 p.m. tonight. Titles: Capitalize and spell out formal titles such … Continued