Ambassadors

The C&J Ambassadors is an honor organization comprised of top, diverse, undergraduate and graduate Communication and Journalism students (graduate students will serve as mentors).

Mission

The mission of the C&J Ambassadors is to reach out to C&J students and the community at large and represent the department at diverse projects and events.

What do the C&J Ambassadors do?

The ambassadors represent the department at university and departmental-initiated community events. They are expected to bring diverse perspectives, help foster relationships with current and prospective students, aid in departmental efforts to reach out to the community including schools in their communities, with community advisory board, community organizations and assist with high-profile campus visits. They have the opportunity to work closely with C&J leadership and apply their communication and journalism professional skills in applied settings.  

Membership Requirements

1. Undergraduate students must have at least 6 hours of C&J course work completed by the end of the spring 2018 semester with a grade of B or higher (you do not need to be a C&J major).  There is no minimum hour requirement for graduate students who wish to apply.

2. Must have at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA.

3. Must meet established point requirements designated for each academic year.

Who Should Apply?

If you are interested in reaching out to communities, supporting C&J, advancing your communication and leadership skills, building connections across campus and with departmental leadership, as well as building your resume, please apply!

Application Should be Typed and Emailed to Dr. Ginossar: ginossar@unm.edu

C&J Ambassadors