Illini Days

As part of Illini Days in Chicago, the College of Media invites you to attend a panel featuring University of Illinois alumnae working in media and a journalism faculty member, moderated by Niala Boodhoo, host of Illinois Pub

18 Oct
Nick Ciffone

By Arielle Kramer, Communications and Marketing Intern

15 Oct


Advertising senior made the most of her college days


By Molly Leahy, Communications and Marketing Intern

11 Oct
Former astronaut Terry Virts

University professors and guest experts explore storytelling and data visualization, screen IMAX film


By Molly Leahy, Communications and Marketing Intern

Nasa astronaut Terry Virts

26 Sep

Jay Rosenstein, Center for Advanced Study Professor of Media and Cinema Studies, wrote a guest commentary in the News-Gazette titled "A Death Certificate for Chief Illiniwek." Rosenstein is the producer/director of the seminal documentary about American Indian mascots in sports, In Whose Honor? 

25 Sep

The Department of Advertising is hosting Joe Yun at a brownbag lunch on Friday, Sept. 21, 12-1 p.m., in 123 Greg Hall. Yun, who earned his master's in advertising, is currently the head of the Social Research and Technology Innovation Lab on campus.

21 Sep
Tracy Sulkin

Tracy Sulkin is the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s dean designate of the College of Media effective September 16, pending approval by the University of Illinois Board of Trustees in November.

19 Sep
C-SPAN bus

The C-SPAN Bus, a state-of-the-art 45-foot customized motor coach, will visit the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Monday, Sept. 17, as part of C-SPAN's "50 Capitals Tour," which includes stops in Springfield and other cities across Illinois.

14 Sep
Former astronaut Terry Virts

The first Roger Ebert Symposium, “Empathy for the Universe: Storytelling and Data Visualization,” will explore the cinematic presentation of science and related subjects—bringing together an IMAX film shot from space, the former NASA astronaut who shot much of it, the film’s writer/director, and a diverse collection of visualization experts, journalists, scientists, media experts, artists, and

12 Sep
U of I logo

Faculty and graduate students in the College of Media participated in the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) in Washington DC. The mission of AEJMC is to advance education, foster scholarly research, cultivate better professional practice and promote the free flow of communic

16 Aug