Cal State Northridge Journalism Department's Monday Memo
Newsletter for Journalism Majors
Internships, jobs, accomplishments and general announcements
Spring 2014 * Issue No. 8
To submit information to the Monday Memo, please contact Carolina Najarro, editor, at ext. 3135, email submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by MZ 210. The deadline for submission is Noon, Monday. Old editions of the newsletter are available at http://csunjournalism.blogspot.com/.
Graduation Checks – The deadline to apply for Fall 2014 is March 7, 2014. The deadline to apply for Spring 2015 is July 11, 2014. Students must meet with faculty advisor to complete a graduation check. Students are strongly encouraged to apply one year in advance.
Fall 2014 Advisement - All journalism students who plan to attend CSUN during the Fall 2014 semester must see their advisers for academic counseling during the advisement period which will begin on Monday, March 17, 2014. Students will not be cleared for registration until the department has the counseling form on file. Advisers' office hours are available on the table outside the Journalism Department office. The Journalism Department does not make appointments, so plan to see your adviser during his or her office hours. Pick up you advisement form and file in the department office (MZ 210) before seeing your adviser. Once advisement has been completed, both the advisement form and file must be returned to the office. If needed, students should also obtain the instructors' signatures for any restricted classes.
Upcoming Events: For more information about the following, go to the Events tab of the Department's Website or Facebook page.
-Wednesday, March 12 & Thursday, March 13 - 2014 GradFest in the Matador Bookstore Complex (additional information pending)
-Monday, March 17 - Start of Fall 2014 Mandatory Advisement
-Thursday, March 20 (9:30 a.m.) - Journalism Career Day
-Monday, May 19 (8:00 a.m.) - Mike Curb College of Arts, Media and Communication Commencement Ceremony
USU Board of Directors - Run for a seat on the USU Board of Directors! Students can make decisions to benefit the entire student body, build a network of professionals and promising students, enhance their leadership skills, and learn how a multi-million dollar organization operates. Applications are available at the information desk on the first floor of the Sol Center, USU, and online at: usu.csun.edu/elections. They are due Wednesday, March 12 at 5 p.m.
RTDNF invites college undergraduates and graduate students to apply now for one of the Foundation's many scholarships for 2014. The application period opens closes May 2, 2014. Scholarship and Fellowship winners will be invited to the 2015 First Amendment Awards Dinner in Washington and the Excellence in Journalism 2015 conference in Orlando, Florida.