College of Media | News

Arctic Cinemas and the Documentary Ethos

Published Date:August 21, 2015

International film conference at the Illini Union and the Spurlock Museum on August 27-29, 2015

Published Date: August 21, 2015


Ebertfest receives Hollywood Foreign Press Association grant

Published Date:August 21, 2015

The 18th Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival has received a 2016 grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

Published Date: August 21, 2015


A Minute With Professor Christopher Benson

Published Date:August 17, 2015

A boy's murder that sparked a movement.

Published Date: August 17, 2015


Illini Ag Communicators of Tomorrow sweep Ag Media Summit awards

Published Date:August 10, 2015

Members of the Illini Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (ACT), the flagship student organization of the Agricultural Communications Program, were named National ACT Chapter of the Year during the 17th Ag Media Summit held in Scottsdale, Arizona on July 25-29, 2015.

Published Date: August 10, 2015


Ciffone '10 ADV, honored at Cannes

Published Date:July 10, 2015

Nick Ciffone '10 ADV, was part of the team from TBWA Chiat Day that produced two Cannes Lion award-winning ads.

Published Date: July 10, 2015


Journalism professor’s paper accepted for conference

Published Date:July 2, 2015

Alecia Swasy, the Sleeman Scholar of Buseinss Journalsim and Professor in the College of Media, will be presenting a paper, Fry Cook at the Waffle House: How the Boundaries Inside U.S. Newspapers are Shifting in a Digital Age, at a conference in October.

Published Date: July 2, 2015


Educator award to AG COMM program leader

Published Date:July 2, 2015

Professor Lulu Rodriguez, director of the Agricultural Communications Program at the University of Illinois, earned international recognition recently for her teaching skills and contributions.

Published Date: July 2, 2015


Owen Kulemeka ’11 Ph. D.

Published Date:July 1, 2015

Owen Kulemeka ’11 Ph. D., public relations assistant professor with the University of Oklahoma Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communications, passed away unexpectedly over the weekend.

Published Date: July 1, 2015


Hogue receives career services award

Published Date:June 26, 2015

Jessica Hogue, Director of Career Services in the College of Media, has received the Outstanding New Career Services Professional Award from the Hire Big10+ Consortium.

Published Date: June 26, 2015