News about the College of Media as a whole.

Klues Family Foundation makes gift to College

The College of Media is pleased to announce a $1 million gift from the Jack and Elizabeth Klues Family Foundation for scholarships in the Charles H. Sandage Department of Advertising in the College of Media at the University of Illinois.

21 Oct
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Hitchon and Meron participate in forum

Jacqueline Hitchon

Advertising Department Head Jacqueline Hitchon and Lecturer Shachar Meron are participating in an industry/student forum with the Advertising program of Swinburne University of Technology.

Meron is presenting the keynote address via Skype. The forum is being live streamed providing an opportunity for professionals from around the world to participate. Learn more here. 

21 Oct
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Homecoming Events

The College of Media is hosting two events for Homecoming.
Join us!
Comeback Guest Reception Honoring Jim Sparks
Friday, Oct. 23 ● 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Dommermuth Conference Room
Student Services Center, Gregory Hall
 
Parade Watch Party to Celebrate
Grand Marshal Bill Geist and Comeback Guest Jim Sparks
Friday, Oct. 23 ● 5:30 p.m.
West side of Gregory Hall on the Homecoming Parade Route

 

16 Oct
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Ebert Film Festival passes go on sale Nov. 2

Ebertfest

Film fans who want the whole experience of the 18th annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” can purchase festival passes starting Nov. 2.

The passes cover all 12 or more screenings during the five-day event, coming April 13-17 at the Virginia Theatrein Champaign, Ill. Related talks and panel discussions will be held at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Read the full story here.

14 Oct
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