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Department Comm/Journ
Rowland Hall 108
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA

Phone: (717) 477-1521
Fax: (717) 477-4013
Email: commjour@ship.edu




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Commitment to Diversity

The Department of Communication and Journalism is committed to making diversity an integral part of its academic program and civic engagement. The department values its learning environment as being warm and welcoming to all students, faculty and staff. The department sustains a shared sense of purpose, core values and respect for diverse cultures, perspectives, backgrounds and experiences. Utilizing resources and personnel, students gain critical thinking skills and understanding of complexities of human interaction within the campus, their local communication and around the world. 

Past Speakers:

Severino Polanco (October 21, 2013)
Andrew Thornhill (September 11-12, 2012)
Shalimar Blakely (October 8, 2012)
Dr. Diana Rios (October 18, 2012)

Diversity Links

United Communication Association (UCA) - www.uca-shipu.net 
National Association of Black Journalists www.nabj.org 
National Association of Hispanic Journalists – www.nahj.org 
Asian American Journalists Association – www.aaja.org 
The Association for Women in Communications – www.womcom.org 
Association for Women in Sports Media – www.awsmonline.org 
National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association – www.nlgja.org 
Native American Journalists Association – www.naja.com 
South Asian Journalists Association – www.saja.org 
Unity: Journalists of Color – www.unityjournalists.org 
Poynter Institute – www.poynter.org 
Forum on Media Diversity – www.lsu.edu/raceandmedia 
Public Relations Society of America Diversity Committee – www.prsa.org/diversity