The School of Journalism and Mass Communication is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2024. In honor of this milestone, the School is hosting an anniversary dinner on April 13, 2024. Registration closed April 3.

Anniversary Dinner

Saturday, April 13, 2024
6:30–9 p.m.

Heights Rooftop at the Courtyard by Marriott
901 Melrose Ave.
Iowa City, Iowa 52246

Join the UI School of Journalism and Mass Communication as we celebrate 100 years of excellence and explore the future of journalism and mass communication education and practice.

Learn about on-going initiatives in SJMC and see the exciting work happening on campus and in our community.

Keynote Speaker: 

Maudlyne Ihejirika, "The future of journalism and storytelling: Putting community first"

Featured Speakers: 
  • President Barbara Wilson, University of Iowa

  • Dean Sara Sanders, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Mark Mathis, Professional Advisory Board President

  • Sabine Martin, Student Advisory Board Chair

If you're traveling to Iowa City for the anniversary dinner, you can find university and event hotel rates here.

Give to SJMC

Are you interested in supporting the next 100 years of journalism and mass communication education at the University of Iowa? If so, consider making an anniversary gift to support the great work going on in the School.

Support SJMC through a gift of any amount by donating online or submitting a gift/pledge form.

Gifts support student scholarships, internships, study aboard, student trips and professional experiences and faculty research, creative activity and professional development.

Please call 319-335-3305 if you need any assistance with your gift or registration.