The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication

Student Work

Hofstra University’s Lawrence Herbert School of Communication offers many avenues for students to  express their creativity and learn real-world skills using state of the art resources.  These are just a few examples of our online, print, TV and radio productions.

The following links will lead you to examples of just some of the creativity and skill expressed by students in Hofstra University's Lawrence Herbert School of Communication. Feel free to explore.

Required Radio Required Radio

Required Radio is an alternative 24/7 music and arts internet radio station created by the Radio Program at The Lawrence Herbert School of Communications at Hofstra University.

For Your Island For Your Island

The students of RTVF 164 create this newsmagazine program covering the arts, culture, and entertainment of Long Island.

Thursday Nite Live Thursday Nite Live

TNL - Thursday Nite Live, created in 2001, is a live sketch comedy show where many students of all different majors work together to produce at least 3 shows every semester.

Sports Beat Sports Beat

Sports Beat - Made in 2002, this show includes discussions with a panel of Hofstra student sports enthusiasts about the exciting life of Hofstra sports. The show also features interviews with Hofstra sports members.

Hofstra News Now

Broadcast journalism majors in JRNL 75 research, write, shoot and produce this program that focuses on news and feature stories from around Hofstra's campus.

Hofstra Today Hofstra Today

Hofstra Today - Created in 2011, this 30 minute morning news cast covers both university and national news.

Director's Cut Director's Cut

Director's Cut - Created in 2007, this show showcases many Hofstra student films and their creators as well as preview films created by the Hofstra Filmmakers Club.


Her Campus is the leading online magazine for college women written entirely by the world’s top college journalists.  With more than 4,000 contributors and counting, Her Campus has content sharing arrangements with HuffPost, Self, USA Today, and Seventeen.  Writers for the Hofstra University chapter have gone onto successful careers in dozens of major consumer magazines.

The Long Island Advocate The Long Island Advocate

The Long Island Advocate is a showcase of the finest journalism and digital media content produced by students at Hofstra University’s Lawrence Herbert School of Communication. It is part of the Herbert School’s commitment to community journalism — to building partnerships with and exploring the complex issues of the suburban communities around Hofstra.

Pulse MagazinePulse

Pulse, formerly The Communicator, is a student-run magazine at Hofstra University. All reporting, writing, editing, photography, lay out, web development and promotion for the magazine is done by the students in the Department of Journalism, Media Studies and Public Relations.


Radio Hofstra University- Regarded by many to be the best pre-professional broadcast training in the world, WRHU offers a potent mix of deep rich training in state of the art studios, amazing on-air and off-air opportunities, constant mentoring by numerous in-house broadcast professionals, powerful networking sessions with industry leaders & thousands of Hofstra radio alumni.

The Chronicle The Chronicle

The Chronicle - Hofstra University's weekly newspaper which covers both global and university-wide sports, news, and entertainment.

Hofstra Filmmakers' Club Hofstra Filmmaker's Club

Hofstra Film Club is the Herbert School of Communication's student-operated college film production club. The Hofstra Film Club submits original films to different festivals to showcase their talents. Membership is open to all students who are genuinely interested in film production.

Student Film Festival Winners

Watch the most recent award-winning student films from the Hostra Film program.