UNC School of Media and Journalism

At the UNC School of Media and Journalism, we believe in the transformational power of communication. Informed debate and discussion are at the heart of democracy. It’s up to us to train and inspire the next generation with the tools, insights and values to ignite the public conversation in our state, nation and world. Today’s society gathers and interacts with information in ever-evolving ways. The UNC School of Media and Journalism is on the cutting edge of that change. We analyze data, connect it to the public and deliver it with complete and accurate storytelling. Our graduates are responsible, creative and dynamic communicators who understand media business models. With your support, we can maximize their impact on society and the industries we serve.

School of Media and Journalism Funding Priorities

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Alumni

Recipe for Comedic Success

Being funny full-time is serious business...

Leadership

Bringing Home the Gold

"Our culture attracts and develops leaders who will invent the future of media.”

Alumni

Returning the Favor

“It's a chance for me to give back to a school that has given me so much.”

Student Support

Pursuing passions

“I’m a first-generation college student, and college was definitely in the plans because my mom knew the importance of education.”

Donor

Changing The Media Landscape

The media industry is a rapidly changing one. A gift from the Curtis Foundation will ensure Carolina media and journalism students adapt to those changes.

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Karen L. Parker

Parker became the first black female undergraduate to enroll at the University and graduated in 1965...