Check in starts at 8 a.m. Thursday in Murphy Hall

The Mega College Media Workshop will provide hands-on training, critiques, an idea forum and resource room. You will have opportunities to spend one-on-one time with the workshop’s speakers and instructors to examine coverage issues, digital processes, develop newsroom policies, critique portfolios and resumes, discuss newsroom management and the direction your publication or media group would like to explore.


Registration fee for all tracks is $209 per person

Workshop Hosts


All instruction will take place on the University of Minnesota Campus.

Latest News

  • What to know before you go

    The College Media Mega Workshop is next week, which means it’s time to get packing! We can’t wait to meet all of you. This is truly a unique conference, with a wide variety of tracks, almost 350 attendees and stellar instructors. These four days will make a real, significant impact on […]

  • Friday Night Activities

    This is a list of suggested activities to participate in on Friday evening. Tickets for these events are not included in your workshop fees and transportation is on your own. COMEDY Rachel Feinstein at Acme Comedy Club 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. $18 show / $30 dinner show Suggested transportation: […]

  • How to make the most of the Mega Workshop

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  • Keynoter Frank LoMonte on free speech and the state of student media

    Frank LoMonte should have good news to report when he gives the keynote address for the College Media Mega Workshop on July 13, 2017. There’s a new victory for the New Voices project, a grassroots movement that fights for free speech protection for student journalists above what the First Amendment provides. […]