EIU Journalism Department                                                    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

2521 Buzzard Hall
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920

Contact: Jordan Boyer
Cell Phone: 847-555-6125
Email: jtboyer@eiu.edu

Journalism Department sponsors free student breakfast

CHARLESTON, Il – Eastern Illinois University’s Journalism Department will host a free student breakfast on Dec. 5 from 8 to 9:45 a.m. in Buzzard Hall. This meal is free and open to any alumni, current or undeclared journalism student in attempt to get more people to join the program.

The breakfast will be located in the common area on the first floor. Buzzard Hall classrooms will be open and visitors will be able to take guided tours. This includes the DEN office and a glimpse into the press room.

Students who attend will be able to ask any questions they have regarding a degree in journalism and get to know former students and current faculty members. To RSVP for this event, contact the Journalism Department at 217-581-6003.

More information about the department can be found at the department of journalism website.

The Department of Journalism is committed to excellence in teaching, in professional and creative activity, and in service to journalism and public relations. It promises to promote excellence in learning by encouraging students to become skillful communicators, critical thinkers, knowledgeable media consumers and users, and ethical leaders capable of understanding and protecting the democratic process. A professional environment will encourage students to gain the experience and skills essential to life-long learning.