College of Media

Our college is rooted in collaboration and innovation. As the media landscape evolves, so do we. We prepare students to make a difference in industry, society, and their disciplines. Students receive individual attention while exploring their interests in our flexible curriculum. Our students and faculty make an impact—and they make it their own.

The College of Media at Illinois is made up of 1,000+ students, 50+ faculty members, and 15,000+ alumni. Check out some of our stellar members!

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ICR
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Journalism
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Media & Cinema Studies
5 p.m.
Advertising
The Charles H. Sandage Department of Advertising faculty members and Institute of Communications Research doctoral students participated as moderators, panelists, and research paper presenters at the…
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Update April 5, 2021:  The recording of this event is now available to watch on YouTube. Peter Alexander, chief White House correspondent for NBC News, and Judy Hsu, ABC 7 Chicago anchor, join a…
Advertising
Patrick Burke doesn’t usually like waking up to a work text at 5 a.m. … unless it’s saying that his commercials got the #1 and #2 spots for the USA Today Super Bowl AdMeter poll. “If I’m gonna get…
Advertising
Sela Sar, associate professor of advertising and director of the Institute of Communications Research, has been elected president-elect of the American Academy of Advertising. He joins the executive…