George Mason University—Washington Journalism and Media Conference

 

Overview

Session attendees engage in hands-on learning through decision-making simulations that explore the creative, practical and ethical tensions in journalism and media. Students work in small groups that are led by faculty advisers with a background in journalism instruction. Guest speakers include professional journalists and media executives. A high school nomination must accompany each application.

General Info

Name George Mason University—Washington Journalism and Media Conference
Location Fairfax, VA
Year-round Contacts 703-993-7094
Program Focuses & Features Media, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 11-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline January
Director Elena Johnson, Program Director
Residential Fee $1885, 1 week. College credit.
Year Established 2009
Dates & Sessions 1 session, 1 weeks long

Contact

Elena Johnson, Program Director
703-993-7094