Illinois Public Media has been awarded a $200,000 grant from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation through their Democracy Program to support Illinois Newsroom (working title) in strengthening its digital journalism model and regional engagement over the first two years.
Several advertising faculty and doctoral students in the College of Media will be presenting academic papers, leading the pre-conference sessions, serving as experts on panels, and moderating sessions at the American Academy of Advertising Annual Conference March 17 – 20.
Associate Professor Michelle Nelson is president elect of the organization.
The results for the FALL 2015 administration of student ratings of instructors has been announced. Results are based on Instructor and Course Evaluation (ICES) questionnaire forms maintained by Measurement and Evaluation, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning.
This list is based on ICES forms filled in by students during the Fall semester of 2015. Only those instructors who gave out ICES forms at least once during this time period and who released their data for publication are included in the list.
NCSA Colloquium: "Networking Peripheries: Technological Futures, Digital Memory and the Myth of Digital Universalism" will be presented by Anita Chan, assistant professor in the Department of Media and Cinema Studies.