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Faculty and students participate in AEJMC Conference

A number of College of Media faculty and students participated in the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) annual conference. AEJMC is a nonprofit, educational association of journalism and mass communication educators, students and media professionals. Founded in 1912, the association is the oldest and largest alliance of journalism and mass communication educators and administrators at the college level.

Teaching Workshop Session: Digital Bootcamp
Moderator – Jan Slater

02 Sep

Benson interviewed by WTTW

60 Years Later: The Murder of Emmett Till

28 Aug

Arctic Cinemas and The Documentary Ethos Conference

Arctic Cinemas and the Documentary Ethos examines documentary cinema as a key to contextualizing environmental, indigenous, political, cultural, sociological and ethnographic understandings of the Arctic. 

21 Aug

Ebertfest receives Hollywood Foreign Press Association grant

The 18th Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival has received a 2016 grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. The festival, also known as “Ebertfest,” received the grant during a star-studded HFPA grants dinner banquet at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on Aug. 13. Festival Host and Executive Producer Chaz Ebert and Festival Director Nate Kohn accepted the grant on behalf of the festival. 

21 Aug


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