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Media, Journalism & Digital Storytelling Department

Leverage state-of-the-art technology to become a master storyteller across a wide variety of platforms.

As a Media Communication student at Asbury University, you’ll learn the art of storytelling and communicating ideas. You’ll gain experience in many aspects of media—from audio production to interactive media and film/TV production—while also focusing your studies on a specific area through the six emphases available in the major. As you learn, you’ll have the opportunity to use state-of-the-art equipment and explore the practical hands-on application of what you learn in the classroom.

As a Journalism major or minor at Asbury University, you’ll be prepared to write and create for any media format, from print to online to broadcast. You’ll learn how the power of writing, photo imaging and graphics can bring meaning in an ever-changing marketplace of ideas, and you’ll gain experience with writing, editing, photojournalism, television production, shooting documentaries and more. Students with a Journalism major or minor gain not only professional journalistic skills but an understanding of how Christian values can be applied to competent leadership over print and online media ranging from newspapers and magazines to public relations and advertising materials.

Asbury ESPN Producer Collaborates with Composer John Williams for CFP National Championship Open

Mar 17, 2023 — As Managing Producer for ESPN’s Creative Content Unit, Amanda Paschal ’12 coordinated the shoot production for the CFP National Championship Open (in January) which included a piece (“Of Grit and Glory”) by composer John Williams (Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones).

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Cal Thomas to speak at Asbury University

Mar 17, 2023 — Wilmore, KY — In partnership with the Asbury University journalism department, veteran journalist and author Cal Thomas will speak at Asbury on Friday, March 24, at 3 p.m., for a student session and again at 7 p.m. for a public lecture in Hughes Auditorium. 

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Asbury Graduate Makes Big Impact in the Classroom

Jan 31, 2023 — At first, A.J. Stich ’06 thought he wanted to use his degree to enter the world of film and TV production in Los Angeles. But it wasn’t long before God called him to a new place.   

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Asbury Feature Film Broadcasts Across the Middle East and Beyond

Oct 27, 2022 — Damaged Goods, a feature film produced by the award-winning Asbury University Media, Journalism, and Digital Storytelling department that premiered in Lexington last fall at the Lyric Theatre, will be broadcast across the Middle East and beyond beginning this week.

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