Himee Kamatuka

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  • MSP Director, School of Journalism
  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Belonging (DEIB) Curator/ Senior Recruitment Coordinator
  • William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications

Contact Info

Stauffer-Flint Hall, 117


Himée Kamatuka is the recruitment coordinator for the School of Journalism. A first-generation American, Himee was born and raised in Lawrence. She is a KU School of Journalism and Mass Communications alum who also minored in African-American Studies. During undergrad, Himée conducted research as KU TRIO McNair Scholar and participated the Multicultural Scholars Program and Black Student Union. Her background includes working with KU TRIO Talent Search, a federal grant program through the Department of Education, educating potential first-generation 6th-12th grade students about the college process. In her role as recruitment coordinator, Himée is excited to meet prospective students, showcase the beautiful campus, and highlight the amazing opportunities in the School of Journalism.​