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Friday, November 16, 2018

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Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Nov 30 2018 except Fri Oct 19 2018, Fri Nov 23 2018.
November 16, 2018, 12:30 PM
Carroll Hall main lobby

Join us in Chapel Hill for a tour of Carroll Hall, home to the UNC School of Media and Journalism! MJ-school tours are scheduled so that visitors have the option of enjoying a complete UNC campus tour led by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions either before or after a 30-minute visit to Carroll Hall.

To register for a UNC campus tour, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

 

Academic year

Tours during the fall and spring semesters are led by the MJ-school Ambassadors and include a visit from Charlie Tuggle, senior associate dean for undergraduate studies. Tours depart from the main lobby on the first floor of Carroll Hall. Feel free to reserve a spot in advance — or you can just show up! Reservations are not required for tours during the academic year.

Fall 2018:

Tours will be held on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. beginning Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, and running through Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. No tours will be held during Fall Break (Oct. 19, 2018), Thanksgiving Break (Nov. 23, 2018) and any other time that the University is closed (including inclement weather).

 

 

More information

MJ-school Ambassadors

The MJ-school Ambassador program was created in 2012 as a student-initiative to help future, current and former journalism students best navigate and succeed through the MJ-school. For more information on MJSA, check out mjsa.web.unc.edu.

MJ Career Services

MJ Career Services assists MJ-school undergraduate and master’s students with every aspect of career preparation.

Areas of study

The MJ-school offers undergraduate areas of study in advertising and public relations, business journalism and journalism.

Join us in Chapel Hill for a tour of Carroll Hall, home to the UNC School of Media and Journalism! MJ-school tours are scheduled so that visitors have the option of enjoying a complete UNC campus tour led by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions either before or after a 30-minute visit to Carroll Hall.

To register for a UNC campus tour, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

 

Academic year

Tours during the fall and spring semesters are led by the MJ-school Ambassadors and include a visit from Charlie Tuggle, senior associate dean for undergraduate studies. Tours depart from the main lobby on the first floor of Carroll Hall. Feel free to reserve a spot in advance — or you can just show up! Reservations are not required for tours during the academic year.

Fall 2018:

Tours will be held on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. beginning Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, and running through Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. No tours will be held during Fall Break (Oct. 19, 2018), Thanksgiving Break (Nov. 23, 2018) and any other time that the University is closed (including inclement weather).

 

 

More information

MJ-school Ambassadors

The MJ-school Ambassador program was created in 2012 as a student-initiative to help future, current and former journalism students best navigate and succeed through the MJ-school. For more information on MJSA, check out mjsa.web.unc.edu.

MJ Career Services

MJ Career Services assists MJ-school undergraduate and master’s students with every aspect of career preparation.

Areas of study

The MJ-school offers undergraduate areas of study in advertising and public relations, business journalism and journalism.

 
 
November 16, 2018,
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

The MJ-school hosts "Meet the Pro" networking sessions to help connect students with professionals in a more personal way. Students can sign up for a 20-minute time slot to meet the professional in Carroll Hall, chat, ask questions and receive advice.

 

Bridget HarringtonBridget Harrington '98

Friday, Nov. 16, from 1-2 p.m.

Bridget Harrington is the executive director of Innovate Raleigh, an organization working to drive Raleigh into the top five innovation hubs in the country. Harrington has 15 years of experience in marketing and entrepreneurship, including co-founding her own marketing firm, Syndicate Media Group. She has worked in New York City, San Francisco and Raleigh.

Click here to learn more about Bridget Harrington

This information session will not not require an appointment.

The MJ-school hosts "Meet the Pro" networking sessions to help connect students with professionals in a more personal way. Students can sign up for a 20-minute time slot to meet the professional in Carroll Hall, chat, ask questions and receive advice.

 

Bridget HarringtonBridget Harrington '98

Friday, Nov. 16, from 1-2 p.m.

Bridget Harrington is the executive director of Innovate Raleigh, an organization working to drive Raleigh into the top five innovation hubs in the country. Harrington has 15 years of experience in marketing and entrepreneurship, including co-founding her own marketing firm, Syndicate Media Group. She has worked in New York City, San Francisco and Raleigh.

Click here to learn more about Bridget Harrington

This information session will not not require an appointment.

 
November 16, 2018,
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
161 Carroll Hall

The MJ-school hosts "Meet the Pro" networking sessions to help connect students with professionals in a more personal way. Students can sign up for a 20-minute time slot to meet the professional in Carroll Hall, chat, ask questions and receive advice.

 

Jessica Stringer '10Jessica Stringer '10

Friday, Nov. 16, from 1-3 p.m.

Jessica Stringer '10 is an MJ-school alumna and the executive editor at Chapel Hill Magazine.

Click here to learn more about Jessica Stringer
Click here to sign up for a time slot

The MJ-school hosts "Meet the Pro" networking sessions to help connect students with professionals in a more personal way. Students can sign up for a 20-minute time slot to meet the professional in Carroll Hall, chat, ask questions and receive advice.

 

Jessica Stringer '10Jessica Stringer '10

Friday, Nov. 16, from 1-3 p.m.

Jessica Stringer '10 is an MJ-school alumna and the executive editor at Chapel Hill Magazine.

Click here to learn more about Jessica Stringer
Click here to sign up for a time slot

 
 
November 16, 2018, 2:00 PM
142 Carroll Hall

The school's Usage and Grammar Test is designed to evaluate word usage, grammar and punctuation competencies. It is a timed 40-minute test given electronically in Sakai that consists of 100 multiple-choice questions. Allow approximately one hour in your schedule. 

Click here to access additional resources and learn more about the Usage & Grammar Test.

Registration opens Friday, Nov. 8, at 8 a.m. and closes Thursday, Nov. 15, at 4 p.m. Testing requires fully charged laptop with Mozilla Firefox browser downloaded.

After registration closes, waitlisted students should be prepared to respond to a time-sensitive email up to 30 minutes prior to test time to secure any late-vacated seats.

  • Cancellations prior to closing: Cancel your test registration by accessing the Mobile Summary via your registration confirmation email. After logging in with your registered email and opening your ticket summary, an option for canceling your order will be available. If you have trouble canceling, please contact Marla Barnes.
  • Cancellations after closing: You must notify Marla Barnes at your earliest convenience.

Students self-identified with ARS must notify Marla Barnes upon seat reservation at the latest.

*U&G Tests #9 and #10 will both be held on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. You may only register for ONE test per date.*

 

The school's Usage and Grammar Test is designed to evaluate word usage, grammar and punctuation competencies. It is a timed 40-minute test given electronically in Sakai that consists of 100 multiple-choice questions. Allow approximately one hour in your schedule. 

Click here to access additional resources and learn more about the Usage & Grammar Test.

Registration opens Friday, Nov. 8, at 8 a.m. and closes Thursday, Nov. 15, at 4 p.m. Testing requires fully charged laptop with Mozilla Firefox browser downloaded.

After registration closes, waitlisted students should be prepared to respond to a time-sensitive email up to 30 minutes prior to test time to secure any late-vacated seats.

  • Cancellations prior to closing: Cancel your test registration by accessing the Mobile Summary via your registration confirmation email. After logging in with your registered email and opening your ticket summary, an option for canceling your order will be available. If you have trouble canceling, please contact Marla Barnes.
  • Cancellations after closing: You must notify Marla Barnes at your earliest convenience.

Students self-identified with ARS must notify Marla Barnes upon seat reservation at the latest.

*U&G Tests #9 and #10 will both be held on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. You may only register for ONE test per date.*

 

 
November 16, 2018, 2:00 PM
143 Carroll Hall

The school's Usage and Grammar Test is designed to evaluate word usage, grammar and punctuation competencies. It is a timed 40-minute test given electronically in Sakai that consists of 100 multiple-choice questions. Allow approximately one hour in your schedule. 

Click here to access additional resources and learn more about the Usage & Grammar Test.

Registration opens Friday, Nov. 8, at 8 a.m. and closes Thursday, Nov. 15, at 4 p.m. Testing requires fully charged laptop with Mozilla Firefox browser downloaded.

After registration closes, waitlisted students should be prepared to respond to a time-sensitive email up to 30 minutes prior to test time to secure any late-vacated seats.

  • Cancellations prior to closing: Cancel your test registration by accessing the Mobile Summary via your registration confirmation email. After logging in with your registered email and opening your ticket summary, an option for canceling your order will be available. If you have trouble canceling, please contact Marla Barnes.
  • Cancellations after closing: You must notify Marla Barnes at your earliest convenience.

Students self-identified with ARS must notify Marla Barnes upon seat reservation at the latest.

*U&G Tests #9 and #10 will both be held on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. You may only register for ONE test per date.*

 

The school's Usage and Grammar Test is designed to evaluate word usage, grammar and punctuation competencies. It is a timed 40-minute test given electronically in Sakai that consists of 100 multiple-choice questions. Allow approximately one hour in your schedule. 

Click here to access additional resources and learn more about the Usage & Grammar Test.

Registration opens Friday, Nov. 8, at 8 a.m. and closes Thursday, Nov. 15, at 4 p.m. Testing requires fully charged laptop with Mozilla Firefox browser downloaded.

After registration closes, waitlisted students should be prepared to respond to a time-sensitive email up to 30 minutes prior to test time to secure any late-vacated seats.

  • Cancellations prior to closing: Cancel your test registration by accessing the Mobile Summary via your registration confirmation email. After logging in with your registered email and opening your ticket summary, an option for canceling your order will be available. If you have trouble canceling, please contact Marla Barnes.
  • Cancellations after closing: You must notify Marla Barnes at your earliest convenience.

Students self-identified with ARS must notify Marla Barnes upon seat reservation at the latest.

*U&G Tests #9 and #10 will both be held on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. You may only register for ONE test per date.*

 

 
 
November 16, 2018,
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Halls of Fame (Carroll 128)

All graduate-level research students and faculty are welcome to attend this discussion featuring associate professors Nori Comello and Suman Lee.

All graduate-level research students and faculty are welcome to attend this discussion featuring associate professors Nori Comello and Suman Lee.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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