News about the College of Media as a whole.
MACS Professor Jay Rosenstein was quoted in a Chicago Tribune article “Illinois students try to keep Chief alive despite decades of criticism.”
Rosenstein’s 1997 documentary “In Whose Honor?” is still viewed today as a valuable source for those wishing to understand the issue of Native American mascots in sports.
Two students from the College of Media were named to the American Advertising Federation’s Most Promising Multicultural Students Class of 2016. Honorees were Jordan Orman-Weiss and Jasmin Garcia. The AAF’s Most Promising Multicultural Students program connects the advertising industry with the nation’s top minority college seniors.
Adjunct Advertising Instructor Mary Lee Gilliland was quoted in the article “Health systems ready to compete for patients in Rockford athletic venues.”
Gilliland teaches Strategy, Brand Multimedia Marketing & Advertising in the College of Media. She is a principal with Madison Strategic Partnerships in Chicago.
Michelle Nelson, associate professor of advertising, was quoted in a New York Times article on body image in advertising.