Special Events | Mayborn School of Journalism

Special Events

In addition to the Mayborn's signature events featuring the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference and Celebrate Mayborn, each year the school presents events focusing on hot-button topics or issues important to the field of journalism. Check out some of these archived events in the list below:

Mayborn Mentor Program

The Mayborn School hosts a number of Mentor events throughout each year to connect our students with alumni and other working professionals in various fields of journalism.

learn more about the Mayborn Mentor program.

We're celebrating 75 years of teaching Journalism excellence at UNT.

All throughout the 2020/21 academic year, we've been commemorating our 75th birthday - with events and communications to reach out to our alumni and friends. Are you an alum? If so, check back in with us:

Mayborn 75

12th Annual Celebrate Mayborn Scholarship Gala.

This Spring, the Mayborn School awarded more than $300,000 in scholarships to students during our annual Celebrate Mayborn event. We also announced several powerful new programs designed to help create the newsrooms of the future.

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The Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference

Our nationally acclaimed annual conference offers a forum for journalists, writers, readers, stu­dents, educators and the general public to listen to, be inspired by and practice their craft at the highest possible level.

Learn more about the conference