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Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 382, 404 Wilson Road, East Lansing, MI 48824
MSU's Knight Center for Environmental Journalism, in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences, teaches student and professional journalists how to better report on the world’s most important beat. The program serves undergraduate and graduate students and professional reporters with specialized training. Students learn from environmental experts and journalists and report for professional award-winning publications and broadcast outlets. Under the guidance of expert faculty they experiment with new ways of explaining complex environmental issues while maintaining traditional values of fairness and accuracy. Students who study with the center produce and publish professional level journalism, gaining valuable experience and material for building resumes. The center also organizes and teaches workshops in the U.S. and abroad to help professional reporters improve their coverage of the environment.