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  • 9/8/2014
    Shachar Meron ’01 ADV, ’02 MS ADV, has joined the Charles H. Sandage Department of Advertising as a lecturer.
  • 9/8/2014
    Dr. Alecia Swasy has joined the College of Media journalism faculty as professor and the Tom and June Netzel Sleeman Scholar in Business Journalism. Swasy has a journalism degree from Pennsylvania State University, and an M.A. in Journalism and Ph.D. in Journalism Studies from the University of Missouri.
  • 8/22/2014
    Prof. Benson comments on the coverage of the Aug. 9, shooting of African-American teenager, Michael Brown, in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
  • 8/20/2014
    The 17th Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival has received a 2015 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 Hilton Hotel on Aug. 14. Chaz Ebert accepted the grant on behalf of the festival.
  • 8/15/2014
  • 8/8/2014
    Peter Sheldon, lecturer in the Charles H. Sandage Department of Advertising, has received the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Distinguished Teaching Award in the Advertising Division.
  • 8/4/2014
    The Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) is a nonprofit, educational association of journalism and mass communication educators, students and media professionals. The annual conference, held this year in Montréal, will feature a number of papers and discussion with College of Media professors and students.
  • 8/4/2014
    Benjamin A. Holden has joined the College of Media journalism faculty as a Teaching Assistant Professor.
  • 8/1/2014
    Dr. Mira Sotirovic, associate professor of journalism in the College of Media at the University of Illinois, has been appointed the first Karin and Folke Dovring Scholar in Propaganda in the Department of Journalism.

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