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.
|Name||George Mason University—Washington Journalism and Media Conference|
|Program Focuses & Features||Media, Writing/Journalism|
|Grade Range (rising grades)||11-12|
|Age Range||Residential — Coed Ages 16-18|
|Director||Elena Johnson, Program Director|
|Residential Fee||$1885, 1 week. College credit.|
|Dates & Sessions||1 session, 1 week long|