News about the College of Media as a whole.

The UI at 150: A Special Project

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The News-Gazette, Champaign-Urbana’s local newspaper, began a special series on Sunday, Jan. 1, about the 150th anniversary of the University of Illinois.

04 Jan

Remembering Brett on his birthday

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As we celebrate Brett's birthday today, the College of Media and many others are reflecting on Brett's life and his legacy at Illinois.

Brett Lerner

21 Dec

Rosenstein quoted in Ryan column

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Jay Rosenstein, media and cinema studies professor, was recently quoted in a Chicago Tribune sports column by Shannon Ryan. Rosenstein is the producer of “In Whose Honor?” the award-winning documentary on the use of American Indian mascots in sports.

Read the column here.

19 Dec

Georgiadis '13, named rising star

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Lexi Georgiadis '13 JOURN, director of special projects at Goldin Solutions, was named to the Observer's list of rising stars in public relations.

The entry states: "Georgiadis was the brains behind Mashable and High Times’ very successful “Weed in America” series. Birthright Israel and Cumulus Media have also benefited from her PR acumen."

14 Dec