Welcome to our School
An institution with a story stretching back to the early 1940s.
What began as a small School with one Journalism program and seven students in 1945 has grown into an innovative and diverse multi-program community some 1,900-strong.
We offer a Bachelor of Journalism and a Master of Journalism degree. We will add a Bachelor of Media Production and Design in Fall 2018.
We offer a Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies degree, a Master of Arts in Communication, and a PhD in Communication.
Karim launches new anthology on diaspora and media in Europe
Karim H. Karim has co-edited Diaspora and Media in Europe: Migration, Identity, and Integration, published by Palgrave Macmillan. It builds on his critically acclaimed The Media of Diaspora (Routledge, 2003), which has long... More
Adams to review Calgary municipal election polling
Paul Adams, associate professor in journalism, will participate in a three-member panel to review the polling during the Calgary municipal election in 2017. The polling industry came under fire during... More
Bivens reflects on survivorhood and sexual violence
Prof. Rena Bivens has published an article in the latest issue of No More Potlucks, a Canadian online journal of arts and culture. Drawing on personal and professional experiences, Prof.... More
60 seconds into the future: Videos today by the journalists of tomorrow
As the major creative assignment for the first term of their first year in the Bachelor of Journalism, the students of JOUR1001 work in teams of two to make a... More
Two Carleton journalism alumni help document unprecedented Arctic expedition
Carleton Journalism graduates Felicity Feinman and Mireille Sylvester recently participated in the Canada C3 expedition, an incredible 150-day sailing voyage from from Toronto to Victoria via the Northwest Passage. A... More
Brett Popplewell Wins Allan Slaight Prize for Journalism
by Karen Kelly, Faculty of Public Affairs Assistant Journalism Professor Brett Popplewell has won the inaugural Allan Slaight Prize for Journalism for the most outstanding article published in The Walrus... More
Wagman publishes new book chapter on Netflix in Canada
Prof. Ira Wagman has published a book chapter about Netflix in Canada for a new edited volume entitled Reconceptualizing Film Policies. The chapter is called “Talking to Netflix with a... More
2018 CMTS Internship
Carleton has sent close to 200 students from the School of Journalism and Communication abroad on media internships in the past decade. The first media internships took place through the... More
Brady and Kelly book featured in The Tyee
A new book co-authored by School of Journalism & Communication faculty Miranda Brady and John M.H. Kelly is drawing attention across the country. Prof. Brady (Communication and Media Studies) and... More
Boswell edits Canada 150 essay collection
Journalism professor Randy Boswell has edited a newly published collection of essays exploring the dramatic changes in Canadian society between the time of the country’s Centennial in 1967 and the... More
Young named summer research fellow at IKKM
Prof. Liam Cole Young has been invited to spend the summer in Weimar, Germany, as a Research Fellow at the International Research Institute for Cultural Technologies and Media Philosophy (IKKM)... More