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Mike Yao, associate professor of digital media, and the new master’s degree in strategic brand communication were mentioned in a Chicago Tribune story about crisis communications firms benefiting from the Trump presidency. 
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By Phil Ciciora, Business and Law Editor 217-333-2177; New online master’s degree in strategic brand communication to prepare future brand leaders A new interdisciplinary graduate degree from the University of Illinois seeks to arm future global brand leaders with the latest methods, techniques and strategies to market, advertise and deliver brand communications across diverse multimedia and technology channels. The online master’...
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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. As the paper states in the introduction to the story, “Today begins our unofficial, unauthorized tour of campus and vicinity, with much more to come throughout 2017.” We will continue to share these installments as...
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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's family and friends, College of Media faculty and staff, and the many professional and personal connections Brett made across campus and in the Champaign-Urbana community will continue to remember his legacy at the University of Illinois, and celebrate his life through the Brett Lerner Memorial Scholarship....
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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.


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