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Newsletter for students in the Journalism Department

Internships, jobs, accomplishments and general announcements
Fall 2015 * Issue No. 4
Academic advisement begins Monday, Sept.28, 2015 for the Spring 2016 semester. Academic advisement is mandatory for all journalism majors and minors. Once you see your adviser, your "Major academic" registration hold will be lifted. Stop by the Journalism Department office this week to check out office hours for advisers. You can pick up a flier and also check the hours on the Journalism Department website under the Students tab.
All students planning to graduate in Spring 2016 must get advised to receive permission numbers for restricted courses for next semester. These courses include JOUR 395B (KCSN/broadcast), JOUR 397B (The Sundial) and JOUR 398B (Agency 398). Other restricted courses include all sections of JOUR 498, Senior Tutorial, and some other Journalism courses.
If you have 90 units and have not yet filed a graduation check in the Department, contact your adviser and get the process started. You and the adviser will compete a worksheet as part of the process completed by Department staff.
Further questions, please contact the Journalsim Office at 818-677-3135, or visit the Department in MZ 210.
To submit information to the Monday Memo, please contact Diana Tran, editor, at ext. 3135, email submissions to , or stop by MZ 210. The deadline for submission is Noon, Thursday. Older editions of the newsletter are available at