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Join us at Laurier

Becoming a Golden Hawk means more than just cheering on our (really good) varsity teams – it means being a student who cares about your community, who works hard in the classroom, and who takes advantage of all the learning opportunities that can happen outside the classroom, too.

Sample Career Options

Note: Additional training and education may be required.

  • acquisitions editor
  • communications specialist
  • copy editor/writer
  • digital editor
  • digital media content developer
  • digital producer
  • documentary maker
  • editor/publisher
  • fact checker
  • literary talent agent/manager
  • media analyst
  • new media journalist
  • production assistant
  • public opinion researcher
  • public relations specialist
  • reporter/news correspondent
  • social media relations/strategist
  • technical writer
  • television broadcaster
  • writer/author

Sample Industries/Types of Employers

  • advertising firms/corporations
  • broadcasting companies
  • cultural organizations
  • educational journals
  • entertainment organizations
  • freelance/self-employment
  • government agencies
  • humanitarian organizations
  • news agencies
  • non-profit organizations
  • publishing companies
  • television and radio stations

"This program is truly incomparable to any other journalism program in Ontario. It prepares you to enter the job market with a competitive edge over recent journalism or communications grads."

– Savannah Dale (BA '18)

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