Professional Advisory Team

Formed in 1997, the School of Media and Journalism Professional Advisory Team (PAT) consists of prominent alumni and communication industry professionals with strong ties to our program. The PAT links the School of Media and Journalism to industry leaders and helps ensure our continuing ability to prepare students for 21st-century media careers.

PAT members have given generously over the years to help fund scholarships and gifts, provide internships, assist with special projects and help students and new graduates with professional placements.

2018-19 Updates

Our newly constituted Professional Advisory Team met on Friday morning Oct. 5 for a School overview and round-table discussions. In the link below, you can find summaries of our discussions.

October 2018 meeting summary