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Bresnahan Joins Illinois Public Media and Illinois Valley Public Telecommunications Corporation as President and CEO

Published Date:July 25, 2014

The College of Media at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and WTVP, Public Media for Central Illinois, announce today that Maurice “Moss” Bresnahan will join the teams at WILL and WTVP. He will serve as President and CEO of both entities starting in September, 2014.

Published Date: July 25, 2014


JOURN Prof. Benson Delivers Talk On Media Civil Rights Coverage at Northwestern

Published Date:July 16, 2014

Christopher Benson, associate professor of journalism, recently delivered a talk at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism on media responsibility in the coverage of the civil rights movement.

Published Date: July 16, 2014


Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson Returns to WILL to Live Host Program

Published Date:July 8, 2014

Jeremy Hobson, former WILL staffer and current co-host of WBUR/NPR’s Boston-based weekday news program Here & Now, returns to Urbana to live host the program from WILL’s studios at Campbell Hall for Public Telecommunication on Monday, July 14.

Published Date: July 8, 2014


Mobile App Virtual Dugout Wins AP and AEJMC Awards

Published Date:June 24, 2014

“Virtual Dugout,” the first mobile app created by the College of Media, is the national winner of the 2014 "Associated Press Media Editors' Student Innovator of the Year" competition. It also tied for third place in the 2014 "Best of the Web - Mobile App" competition sponsored by the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.

Published Date: June 24, 2014


Bill Geist '68 JOURN publishes book with son

Published Date:June 20, 2014

Published Date: June 20, 2014


Houston elected to GIJN board

Published Date:June 19, 2014

Brant Houston, Professor and Knight Chair of Investigative Reporting, was elected to the newly-created board of directors of the Global Investigative Journalism Network.

Published Date: June 19, 2014


Slater Elected Vice President of ASJMC

Published Date:June 18, 2014

Dr. Jan Slater, Dean of the College of Media, has been elected Vice President of the Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication.

Published Date: June 18, 2014


Advertising industry on fire in “Hotlanta”

Author: Maddie Gissler

Published Date:June 10, 2014

ADV 490 class experiences the ever-changing industry during study domestic trip

Published Date: June 10, 2014


Special Effects, From Star Wars To Godzilla: A Minute With Film Scholar Julie Turnock

Published Date:May 22, 2014

Published Date: May 22, 2014


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