Brant Houston

By David E. Kaplan

05 Oct
Leon Dash

Leon Dash. Even his name implies there's no slowing down for this guy.

Read The News-Gazette story.

05 Oct

Each year since 1980, the Student Alumni Ambassadors of the University of Illinois Alumni Association invite a group of distinguished alumni back to the campus to participate in traditional activities such as the Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally. These alumni honorees also interact with current students and talk about their professional experiences since leaving their Alma Mater.

29 Sep

Every year, the eighth graders entering Janet Morford’s social studies class at the University of Illinois Laboratory High School (Uni)

29 Sep

The following article was written for an Ebert Fellowship in memory of the late Roger Ebert. The fellowship works with the forthcoming Roger Ebert Center at the College of Media. Chicago Tribune film critic Michael Phillips advises the Ebert fellows.

28 Sep
Bill Geist

Bill Geist, noted columnist, author, correspondent and proud graduate of the College of Media at the University of Illinois, will serve as grand marshal of this year’s homecoming parade.

18 Sep
Brant Houston

Join us for the second installment of our Latino Americans: 500 Years of History series, “The Long Journey Home.” This panel discussion will trace the past, present, and future of Latino migration in central Illinois b

16 Sep

Getting Personal is a Q&A with a local personality. Here, Amelia Mugavero, a UI senior majoring in broadcast journalism, chats with The N-G's Melissa Merli. The Dallas, Texas, native is Miss Central Illinois and is the first Marching Illini feature twirler in 10 years.

14 Sep

The Association of Independents in Radio (AIR) has named Christine Herman to its latest class of New Voices scholars.

10 Sep

On Tuesday, September 1, the College of Media invited students to interact in a social setting and attend the 10th annual College of Media picnic. Located in the Alice Campbell Alumni Center, the event offered visitors a chance to learn about unique opportunities that the College had to offer and also enjoy a great meal with old and new peers.

03 Sep