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K.C. Wolfe
Asst. Professor of Creative Writing
Adviser to The Current

Eckerd College
4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711

local: (727) 864-7852
toll-free: (800) 456-9009

Monday - Friday
8:30am - 5:00pm




Support your major with a minor in Journalism

Core Courses

  • CW 220A Introduction to Journalism
  • CW1 300A/CW2 300A Internship with the Current (two semester course)
  • CM 360A Media Ethics
  • CW 204A Creative Nonfiction

Elective Courses

One elective is required from the below approved courses.

  • AR 244 Digital Photography (prerequisite AR 101A or AR 102A or AR 229A)
  • AR 322 Advanced Photography Critique (prerequisite AR 229A or AR 244 and permission)
  • CM 306 Gender, Sexuality, and Media (prerequisite CM 101)
  • CM 221A Media and Society
  • CM 223 Argumentation and Debate
  • CO 200E Writing the Environment
  • CO 328 Advanced Research Writing
  • CO 122 Analytic and Persuasive Writing
  • CW 320 Advanced Journalism (prerequisite CW 220A)
  • CW 348A Feature Writing (prerequisite CW 220A or CW 204A)

Previous Independent Studies

  • Sports Journalism
  • Literary Journalism
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Copy Editing
  • Web Journalism
  • Multimedia Journalism

Student Journalists

Student Journalists

Read about how Eckerd students and alumni supported their major with a minor in Journalism. Visit the Students section for details.

Journalist of the Year

Each May, The Current's Journalist of the Year is recognized for the year's best work in writing, photography, design, and innovation.

2015 - Bryan Arnott
2014 - Teresa Young
2013 - Malena Carollo '13
2012 - Carver Elliott Lee '13
2011 - Max Martinez '12
2010 - Petra Stevenson '11