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Journalism students are invited to meet a team of journalism educators who are visiting the University of Illinois next week to evaluate the Department of Journalism as part of the every-six-years accreditation process.  Tuesday, Jan. 29 9-10 a.m.  Communications Library Basement Gregory Hall Meeting students is an important part of the educators' visit. It would really help the team—and the department—if you could make time to talk with them. They will be eager to hear about your experiences...
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From educational workshops to renovated lab spaces, new initiatives at the College of Media are facilitating more research and creative endeavor opportunities. Michelle Nelson, associate dean for research and creative endeavor, has been strengthening the research culture for faculty members and undergraduate and graduate students since she began her position in August. "The college has made it a priority to highlight the innovative and important research being done by our faculty, and we’re...
editing
Save the date for the 2019 College of Media Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavor Symposium: Saturday, April 6, 3-4 p.m. Deadline for submissions: Friday, March 1, at 11:59 p.m. What Can I Submit? Original research or creative work produced in a College of Media class or under the supervision of a College of Media professor James Scholar projects What is the Format for Presenting? All presenters will create and present a poster for display about their project. There will also be some...
John Wirtz wins award
Assistant professor John G. Wirtz and Illinois alumna Thais M. Zimbres (MS '13, advertising) received the 2018 PRIDE Research Award for Innovation, Development, and Educational Achievement at the National Communication Association annual convention in Salt Lake City in November 2018.   The PRIDE award recognizes the journal article published the previous academic year that made...
Season's Greetings
We present the College of Media's year-end video, created by students in our media and cinema studies class "Media Production I," taught by Victor Font.  To create this video, we enlisted the help of about 300 students, faculty, staff, and friends to join us for #MediaOnTheQuad as extras in the film. The MACS 199 class of 15 students plus five independent study students did everything from drawing storyboards to shooting video, directing to post-production (so that it...

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