Journalism and Mass Communication

Journalism and Mass Communication


Student holding award

La Voz News follows its own Code of Ethics developed by students over the past 49 years, as well as AP style. La Voz students also learn about the Society of Professional Journalists Code of Ethics.

La Voz Code of Ethics (being revised)

Associated Press Stylebook

The SPJ Code of Ethics

Diversity Style Guide

Top 20 Grammar Mistakes in Journalism (infographic)

Many of these organizations offer scholarships, internships and other resources for student journalists. Read about them from here.

Asian American Journalists Association (San Francisco based)

National Association of Black Journalists

National Association of Hispanic Journalists

National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association

Native American Journalists Association

South Asian Journalists Association

Investigative Reporters and Editors

Society of Professional Journalists

Online News Association

American Copy Editors Society

Associated Collegiate Press

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Journalism Association of Community Colleges

Media Bistro


Poynter Institute

Student Press Law Center


Journalism and Mass Communication Building: L-41
Contact: Cecilia Deck
Phone: 408.864.8588
Faculty website: Cecilia Deck

Last Updated: 6/23/16