For a century, Columbia Journalism School has been helping people report on the world. Now is your chance to turn it around, and reflect on your time at the J-School. Note: we welcome memories of long-time professor and beloved friend of the school Judith Crist, who passed away on August 7, 2012.

Whether you were a student, on staff or a member of the faculty, please share your favorite experiences from your time here and/or how the J-School has touched your life. And, please include a photo (maximum file size 6 MB) to accompany your entry. If you have any questions or are having trouble submitting your reflection, please email

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  • An Awkward Moment
    An Awkward Moment By Olatunji Dare ’77
    Professor of Journalism, Bradley University

    My first substantive lecture at the School shook my faith in Columbia and in the attributes that had earned it global renown..It was the editing course... more →

    Posted by: AlumniAlumni Thu Apr 5, 2012 1 Comment