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  • 5/14/2014
    The American Advertising Federation has named 7 students from Illinois to the ranks of Most Promising Minority Students Class of 2014.
  • 5/9/2014
    Advertising Associate Professor Michelle Nelson's research was noted in a New Republic article "Honor Your Mother: Don't Watch That Patronizing Viral Ad."
  • 5/9/2014
    University of Illinois broadcast journalism students have won a 2014 Crystal Pillar Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Mid-America region for the best college student TV newscast. The students won for the November 19, 2013 edition of UI-7 News, which among other things, extensively covered the Gifford, IL tornado.
  • 5/8/2014
    Jamal Collier ’14 JOURN has been accepted into the New York Times Student Journalism Institute for 2014.
  • 5/8/2014
    JOURN Professor Jay Rosenstein’s award-winning documentary “In Whose Honor?” will screen at the University of Chicago on Monday, May 12 at 6:00 pm.
  • 5/5/2014
    Kappa Tau Alpha, the National Honor Society in Journalism and Mass Communication welcomed 14 Advertising, Agricultural Communications, and Journalism students as new initiates at an April 30 event.
  • 4/30/2014
    Two College of Media academic advisors were recently recognized by the University of Illinois Academic Advising Community for their work.
  • 4/23/2014
    Journalism Professor Charles Ledford will present his interactive multimedia project, “Overtown: Inside/Out” at the University of Oregon’s “What Is Documentary?” conference in Portland on Friday, April 25.
  • 4/23/2014
    Dr. Michelle Nelson has been elected Vice President of the American Academy of Advertising for 2015.

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