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.
  • USD President, James Abbott, is interviewed by University of South Dakota Media & Journalism graduate and Midco Sports Network reporter, Kelly Stewart during the South Dakota Coyotes football 56-6 victory over Indiana State.

Contact Us

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


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