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Clubs and Student Orgs

The WVU Reed College of Media hosts a variety of student organizations. These clubs offer opportunities to engage in University activities and connect with other students and professionals nationwide. Students travel to conferences, visit top news agencies and firms, organize and participate in campus events, and network with alumni and industry leaders.

Upcoming Events and Meetings

Get Involved

The Reed College of Media hosts a "Get Involved" event each semester in the Media Innovation Center. Student organizations set up booths and provide information. This is an opportunity to talk to org representatives and find the perfect club (or clubs!) for you.

For general club information or to discuss your options, speak with your College of Media advisor. And be sure to follow @wvumediacollege on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for announcements and upcoming club meetings.

Explore Student Orgs

MHA ADDY Awards

Ad Club (AAF)

The Ad Club provides insights into the advertising world, connects you with industry professionals, and provides internship and job opportunities to support your advertising career.

AWSM

Association for Women in Sports Media

AWSM works to promote and increase diversity in sports media through career-enhancement networking and mentoring initiatives as well as the internship/scholarship program – which has placed more than 150 female college students in paid summer positions since 1990.

The DA Staff

The Daily Athenaeum

The DA is a student-run 24/7 digital-first media organization that includes print, online, video and podcasting. The DA is proud of its role as a watchdog for the WVU community and of the generations of students who have honed journalistic, business and leadership skills at the DA.

Film Club

Film Club

WVU’s Film Club is a creative community that encourages interest and enthusiasm in all aspects of film, from the craft to consumption and everything in-between. This group is the closest thing to a production company on campus; ensuring members have access to all the people and equipment needed to bring creative projects to life.

Her Campus

Her Campus

For writers and team members, Her Campus is a networking resource, a career-building opportunity and, most importantly, a hub of like-minded people at your university (and beyond) that all want to give voice to women’s empowerment. This organization provides content and community that will enhance your university experience at WVU and keep you up to speed on national news and happenings as well.

Martin Hall Agency

Martin Hall Agency

Martin Hall Agency is a student run Advertising and Public Relations agency at West Virginia University. Comprised of student professionals with a variety of unique backgrounds, Martin Hall Agency prides itself on its diversity - both in thought and in skillsets - and strives to offer innovation, inclusivity and insight to our clients and provide real solutions for organizations at the local and state level.

Mirage Mag

Mirage Magazine

Mirage Magazine is a student-run lifestyle and fashion publication, started by students in the WVU Reed College of Media through the former organization Ed On Campus. The team publishes a new magazine issue each semester centered around a theme. At the end of each semester, the organization holds a release party to celebrate the new issue and hosts a panel on a topic that impacts the Appalachian community.

NABJ

National Association for Black Journalists

NABJ is a national organization of students and media professionals dedicated to diversity within media. NABJ is dedicated to academic and extracurricular excellence and integrity, establishing a strong union among minority students pursuing degrees in journalism and related fields at West Virginia University for the purpose of receiving guidance from both the NABJ and its professional affiliate chapters.

ONA

Online News Association

ONA at WVU is a student meetup group for change makers in journalism. They’re the on-campus outpost of the Online News Association, the world’s largest association of digital journalists. ONA’s mission is to inspire innovation and excellence among journalists to better serve the public.

PRSSA

Public Relations Student Society of America

The WVU Chapter of PRSSA is a strong, active chapter that strives each year to provide members with opportunities that expand their education beyond the classroom, broaden their network of professional PR practitioners, and launch their career by providing avenues for students to build and grow their professional experience before entering the workforce.

RAPID VR

RAPID

RAPID is West Virginia University’s AR/VR club. Highlighting emerging technology, the organization works on a series of projects to experiment and explore the ways storytelling merges with modern technology.

RTDNA

Radio Television Digital News Association

The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) is the world’s largest professional organization exclusively serving the electronic news profession including industry professionals, journalism educators, and students. RTDNA is dedicated to encouraging and supporting excellence in the field of electronic journalism.

1A Day

Society of Professional Journalists

The Society of Professional Journalists is a national organization open to students from all journalism sequences. SPJ is dedicated to the continuation of a free press and at WVU, we focus on promoting this flow of information and maintaining constant vigilance in protecting the First Amendment guarantees of freedom of speech and of the press.

U92 studio

U92

U92 The Moose, WWVU-FM is the source of new music and broadcaster development at West Virginia University. U92 is known for launching many students into the broadcast industry and, at the same time, standing strong as the New Music Pioneer, playing new and experimental music.