Information please: Journalism, PR, Social Media and the British Culture.


Students gain an understanding of how the British culture figures into the world of media: print, broadcast, public relations, advertising and photography. Visits to media institutions and lectures from media professionals provide a backdrop for students to harness social media and take on the world.

Course details

  • MCJ 499CA | MCJ 599CA (6 semester hours)
  • Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor

Meet the Instructor





Maggie Williams, M.S.

Instructor and Internship Coordinator

School of Mass Communication and Journalism

The University of Southern Mississippi

Maggie Williams is an instructor and internship coordinator for the University of Southern Mississippi’s School of Mass Communication and Journalism, where she teaches writing and reporting courses in the undergraduate curriculum. She has taught the school’s Social Media and British Journalism course in London since 2009. During her 15 years in the newspaper business, Williams was an award-winning writer. She has also worked in the public relations field. She and her husband, Joe Clark, reside in Hattiesburg and are parents to a grown daughter.