Media and Journalism

Gain professional experience through our nationally recognized, student-run media.

The Department of Media & Journalism prepares you to compete in the rapidly changing media industry by teaching every student a wide range of professional skills.

Through hands-on learning and classroom instruction, you’ll master the art of multi-platform storytelling and communication. Whether you dream of working in a creative ad agency, promoting a professional sports team or becoming an investigative reporter, you’ll be ready with the right experience to launch your career.

News in Brief

  • graphic for Tom Brokaw and Robert Legvold event.
    VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota alumni Tom Brokaw and Robert Legvold will hold a book signing after their Oct. 18 public forum scheduled from 7-8:30 p.m. in Aalfs Auditorium on the USD campus. The event is free and open to the public. No tickets required....
  • Haley Westphal photo
    VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota student Haley Westphal of Battle Creek, Iowa, has won the first “NO.METH.EVER.” advertising contest hosted by the South Dakota attorney general’s office.
  • University of South Dakota Alumni are the best. On October 18, Tom Brokaw, former anchor of the "NBC Nightly News," and fellow USD alumnus, Robert Legvold, a Russian policy expert, filled Aalfs Auditorium on The University of South Dakota campus. The public forum, "The New C...

Contact Us

Al Neuharth Media Center Location
Department of Media & Journalism
Al Neuharth Media Center, Room 151
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069


Campus Map