Kissel to speak at 2018 Convocation

U of I logo

The College of Media is pleased to announce that Dave Kissel, a 1985 journalism graduate, will be the alumni speaker at the College of Media Convocation ceremony on Sunday, May 13, 2018. He has built a distinguished career in marketing, advertising and sports for Fortune 500 clients by leading high-impact teams at world-class agencies and media companies.

22 Jan
MORE>>

Lyndsay Gant '07 MACS

After working in digital and video advertising for almost 9 years in both the consumer and healthcare fields, Gant has been accepted to be the Program Director of Video Production for Northwestern University Healthsystem, creating custom content for over 10 hospitals in the Chicagoland area.

 

17 Jan
MORE>>

Investigative series published by IJEC

Rosenstein headshot

"The Multimillion-Dollar Head Fake," the investigative series written by Media & Cinema Studies Professor Jay Rosenstein, has been selected for publication by the Investigative Journalism Education Consortium.  The series, the result of three years of investigative research, takes a detailed look at the inner-workings of the finances of the U of I's athletic department.  It's been published here

16 Jan
MORE>>

Remembering Brett Two Years Later

U of I logo

As we approach Brett's second birthday since his untimely passing, the importance of his scholarship seems greater than ever. Scholarships are what enable the University of Illinois to recruit and retain exceptional students.

The establishment of the Brett Lerner Memorial Scholarship in Journalism is a direct means to help others fulfil their dreams, while remembering Brett’s time with us.

The most recent recipient, Grace, speaks about her dream:

19 Dec
MORE>>

Pages