College of Arts and Sciences

Tim Russert Department of Communication & Theatre


  1. Andrew Rafferty ’09 joins Newsy

    Andrew Rafferty ’09 recently joined, as a senior political reporter. Newsy is a news organization that provides video content for mobile and streaming. Rafferty served as the first JCU NBC/Russert Meet the Press Fellow following graduation from John Carroll. Upon completion of his fellowship, Rafferty joined NBC, working in various reporting capacities until fall […]

  2. Chicago Summer Internships for 2019

    Apply now:   Intern and live in Chicago this summer! Students have the unique opportunity to live and work in Chicago for the summer of 2019. We have internship opportunities (paid or stipend) through our alumni that expose students to communication in a variety of industries. Students will experience the culture and community Chicago has to […]

  3. The Russert Speaker Series kicks off with Steve Weinstein, General Manager, WEWS

    Steve Weinstein, vice president and general manager of WEWS, News Channel 5 Cleveland, will join us as the first Russert Speaker Series guest. September 20th @ 5pm Dolan Science Center room A202-203 Steve is an award-winning journalist and forward-looking leader.  His career with The E.W. Scripps Company started more than a decade ago – first […]

  4. Congratulations Ryan Brown! The NBC/JCU ‘Meet The Press’ Fellowship winner

    John Carroll University graduating senior, Ryan Brown, is the recipient of the 2018 NBC/JCU “Meet the Press” Fellowship. Brown is a Political Science major, with a minor in Business. Brown most recently served as editor-in-chief of The Carroll News, the University’s student-run newspaper.  He previously held the position of world news editor for the publication. During the 2016 […]

  5. Zinda places 5th at Alexis Elliott Debate Tournament

    Zachary Zinda finished 5th at the Alexis Elliott Round Robin at the Western Kentucky University, an invitation only tournament of the 12 best Lincoln Douglas debaters in the nation on September 22, 2017. Congratulations Zak!