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Rosenstein quoted in Chicago Tribune article

Jay Rosenstein

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.

08 Mar

American Advertising Federation Announces 2016 Most Promising Multicultural Students

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.

07 Mar

Gilliland quoted in Rockford Register Star


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.

02 Mar

Nelson quoted in NYT article


Michelle Nelson, associate professor of advertising, was quoted in a New York Times article on body image in advertising.

22 Feb

Ebertfest announces initial slate of films and special guests for 2016 festival

The 18th Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival hosted by Chaz Ebert, also known as ‘Ebertfest,’ is pleased to announce the initial slate of films in this year’s festival with special guests including Gil Robertson, president of the African American Film Critics Association, actress Nancy Allen, composer Renee Baker & The Chicago Modern Orchestra Project, filmmaker Paul Cox, crew veteran Angela Allen and director Michael Polish set to attend.

22 Feb


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