Track Overview

In today’s ever changing world, communication and writing remain core fundamental skills. Students participating in the Communication & Writing Academic Exploration Track gain exposure to new media and journalism techniques, topics, and skills, with today’s digital world in mind.

Available at the following locations:

Track Overview

In today’s ever changing world, communication and writing remain core fundamental skills. Students participating in the Communication & Writing Academic Exploration Track gain exposure to new media and journalism techniques, topics, and skills, with today’s digital world in mind.

Available at the following locations:

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Academic Foundations

The foundational program for this Academic Exploration Track will expose students to multi-discipline subjects such as journalism, digital media, and research techniques. Students will learn new trends and techniques that are on the bleeding edge of the communications world.

Current Events

Technology has dramatically changed the field of Communications and Writing. Students will explore current events and ideas that will push them to think creatively about how new media has impacted who we consume and share news and information.

Project Work

Students will partner with their peers to tackle a relevant real-world project in the world of communications and writing. This will provide a unique opportunity to apply some of the foundational knowledge and techniques to their specific areas of interest. Project work for the Communication & Writing Academic Exploration Track will be focused on the evolving new media landscape.

Career Exploration

Experts and leaders in this field will be available to meet with students to share their thoughts and perspectives on coming trends and recent news. They will also provide insight into their career paths to help students make clearer decisions about fit.