Facebook Pixel School of Media | Western Kentucky University Skip to main content
Our Focus is Your Future.



                           

                              

JRH 127

6 - 8:30 p.m.

JRH 228

6 - 8:30 p.m.

JRH 314 

1- 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 127

1 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 228

2:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 314  

7 - 8:30 p.m. 


JRH 127

2:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 228

5:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 314  

4 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 127

1 - 6 p.m.

JRH 228

4 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 314  

6 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 127

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 228

5:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 314  

4 - 8:30 p.m. 

JRH 314

12- 5:00 p.m.

JRH 314

1 - 4:30 p.m. 

 

 


 

WKU PHOTOJOURNALSIM STUDENTS WIN HEARST AWARDS

 Hearst award

 

Western Kentucky University alum Silas Walker (May 2020) won first in the Hearst PJ Competition and finished sixth in  Hearst Multimedia.

WKU PJ senior Chris Kohley won thirdi hte the Photojournalism competition.

WKUPJ alumna Michelle Hanks (May 2020) placed ninth in the Multimedia competition.

______

 

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

 

Laurel Deppen

Broadcasting senior, Laurel Deppen, leads the WKU Herald through unprecedented times


 

WKU FILM HAS KENTUCKY'S FIRST BFA IN FILM PRODUCTION

 

Film students at work

Western Kentucky University has Kentucky’s first Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Production. The new major is an immersive pre-professional degree for students pursuing a career in the film and television industry.

The BFA in Film Production will be offered alongside WKU’s Bachelor of Arts in Film, now in its tenth year.

 “We’re excited to be the first in Kentucky to offer a BFA in Film Production,” said Travis Newton, co-coordinator for WKU’s film program. “This new degree culminates many years of development and growth for WKU’s film program. We’ve always stressed film industry professional practices in our classes, and this new program exemplifies that approach.”

 


 

Ron DeMarse announed as Interim Director for School of Media

 

Ron DeMarse

Ron DeMarse, who has been a part of the SoM faculty since 2007, was selected  as interim director of the program beginning July 1. Prior to accepting the interim director position, DeMarse had been a professor and curriculum coordinator for the broadcasting and film departments. Before coming to WKU, DeMarse was a freelance videographer and a film and broadcasting professor at Valdosta State University.

 


 

 

WKU School of Media finishes second overall in Hearst competition

 

Hearst Award poster with images of student winners

 


 

 


  

 

More Events

 

JRH
Find Us On Campus
Jody Richards Hall

The School of Media office is located in room 216 of Jody Richards Hall (formerly Mass Media and Technology Hall).

  • MAILING ADDRESS

    1906 College Heights Blvd #11070

    Bowling Green, KY 42101

    STREET ADDRESS 

    1665 Normal Street

    Bowling Green, KY 42101

  • (270) 745-4144

 

 


 

 

 

 

ACEJMC Logo

 

The School of Media at WKU is ACEJMC accredited for majors in Broadcasting, Journalism and Photojournalism.

 


 


Some of the links on this page may require additional software to view.

 Last Modified 2/22/21