A group of ten undergraduate journalism students will spend part of their 2016 spring break learning about career and internship opportunities in Washington, D.C. Over two days, the students will tour eight to ten media outlets in the nation’s capital and meet with U of I alumni in Washington.

08 Mar

College of Media students are invited to attend Media Career Night on Thursday, March 10.

The keynote speaker, Rick Kaplan, and panelists will share advice about:

08 Mar

A Daily Illini article by Journalism student Leah Pearlman was mentioned in Politico's Illinois Playbook on Tuesday, March 8.

08 Mar

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.

07 Mar
Gilliland

Adjunct Advertising Instructor Mary Lee Gilliland was quoted in the article “Health systems ready to compete for patients in Rockford athletic venues.”

02 Mar
Nelson

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

22 Feb

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

22 Feb

Nicole Anderson-Cobb talks with host of The 21st, Niala Boodhoo about her new play Campus Jihad: The Struggle Within the American University.

 

19 Feb

"A Crack In The Foundation" is Marcia (Kurtz) Zuckerman’s first book. The book, a compilation of poetry and prose, aims to draw attention to political and human rights abuses including: immigration, journalists killed while covering stories (especially politically charged events), the homeless, surveillance and the NSA.

17 Feb

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