Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Media and Communication




Making hits from misses: how making mistakes and moving forward helps you succeed in the TV business

23rd January 2018, 4.00pm5.00pm

Find out why media consultant, Alex Gardiner, thinks his misses over 25 years in TV are as important as the hits.

December 2017


The Jay Blumler Lecture 2017: 'From the Ministry of Truth to post-truth politics: Populism and the new crisis of public communication', Professor Silvio Waisbord

7th February 2018, 5.00pm6.30pm

The 2017 Jay Blumler Lecture will be given by Professor Silvio Waisbord from George Washington University, USA.

How to be a sports journalist

13th February 2018, 4.00pm5.00pm

Leeds-based Daily Express journalist Ross Heppenstall outlines the workings of a modern-day sports reporter.

Careers Day 2018

21st February 2018, 1.00pm5.00pm

Reporting Grenfell

6th March 2018, 4.00pm5.00pm

BBC Radio 5 Live journalist, Rosanna Pound-Woods, explores the difficulty between ensuring high quality, informative radio content, whilst remaining sensitive and respectful of people’s privacy at such a traumatic time.

Module Options Fair

25th April 2018, 2.15pm4.15pm

Career Mentoring Feedback/Celebration 

2nd May 2018, 2.00pm5.00pm

Degree Show

6th June 2018, 4.00pm7.00pm