Research by Associate Professor Mugur Geana adds to the evidence that political ideology can be a social determinant of health, especially during public health crises. Read the KU News story.
The Eudora Times’ first printed edition featuring a full-color sports section recapping the school district's notable fall season is available for a small donation at Twill Trade, Zeb's Coffeehouse and Barbwire Barbecue. Stories are by students Chris Fortune, William Crow and Emily Binkley. Make sure to follow The Eudora Times on Facebook and read
As we approach the end of the semester, we want to remind students about the Nutrition Nook in Room 113 in Stauffer-Flint Hall. The Nutrition Nook shelves and refrigerator are fully stocked, and we encourage students to take what they need, especially if they need food over the semester break. We also have grocery and gas gift cards provided by donors and can help anyone who has specific dietary requirements or other needs. Please contact Associate Dean Scott Reinardy at, Assistant Dean Frances Lyons at, or email for additional assistance.

The KC Ad Club invites students to participate in the American Advertising Awards on Feb. 12, the largest and most representative advertising competition. Through this experience, participating students will get the chance to network with Kansas City’s top advertising professionals, have opportunities for showcasing work locally or nationally, and meet professionals across the country. Learn more here.
Apply now for J-School scholarships; deadline is Dec. 15
Students, don't miss your opportunity to apply for School of Journalism and Mass Communications scholarships for the 2022-23 academic year! Last year, the school awarded about $600,000 to current and incoming students. All students admitted to the school are encouraged to apply before the Dec. 15 deadline. Recipients will be notified in April 2022.
Watch this video to learn more about the scholarships. 
Apply here (currents students should click the red Sign In button at the top, then log in with KU online ID and password). You may be asked to complete a general questionnaire before moving to the application.
Hear testimonials from J-School students about how the scholarships helped them and why everyone should apply.
The American Society of Magazine Editors is now accepting applications for the 2022 Magazine Internship Program, a 10-week internship for college students at magazines in New York and Washington, D.C. Deadline to apply is Dec. 1. Learn more and apply here.
Find more listings on the J-School website
Job opportunities
News reporter, Nexstar (Joplin, Missouri)
Program and marketing manager, KC Global Design (Kansas City)
Copywriter, Creative Marketing Studio, Hallmark (Kansas City)
Marketing content creator, Cerner Corporation (Kansas City)
Service journalism reporter, McClatchy (Belleville, Illinois)
Communications coordinator, USA Fencing (Colorado Springs, Colorado)
Assistant director, social media, University of Southern California (Los Angeles, California)
Web developer, Eagle Communications (Hays, Kansas)
Learn more about Report for America opportunities on Nov. 30
Soon-to-be J-School graduates — December 2021 and May 2022 — are encouraged to learn more about Report for America opportunities during an information session from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 30. Underclassmen are welcome to attend.
Report for America helps local newsrooms report on under-covered issues and communities by helping them find emerging or experienced journalists and paying half their salary. Corps members are talented, service-oriented journalists who provide residents with the information they need to improve their communities and hold powerful institutions accountable. Beats are available in education, health care, city hall, ethnic communities, county commission, local business, statehouse and environment. Applications open Dec. 8. Early application review deadline is Dec. 31. Final application deadline is Jan. 30. For more information, contact