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Donald Mullally, Former WILL Manager Who Helped Save NPR, Dies

Published Date:January 22, 2015

The man who steered NPR through its worst financial crisis has died. Former WILL General Manager and NPR board chair Donald Mullally led a restructuring of the public radio system and helped build the modern NPR.

Published Date: January 22, 2015


JOURN student receives Gilman Scholarship to study abroad

Published Date:January 20, 2015

Ten University of Illinois undergraduates have been awarded Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to study abroad in the spring semester.

Published Date: January 20, 2015


Two Department of Advertising projects receive public engagement grants

Published Date:December 2, 2014

Two projects, submitted by Department of Advertising faculty and staff, have received grant funding from the Office of Public Engagement.

Published Date: December 2, 2014


Senior forms new RSO

Published Date:November 18, 2014

Eric Reardon, a senior communications major, has established a new registered student organization – Selling Illini.

Published Date: November 18, 2014


“In Whose Honor?” garners renewed interest

Published Date:November 18, 2014

The ongoing debate over the Washington NFL team’s name has sparked dramatic nationwide interest in the 1997 documentary “In Whose Honor?” The documentary – written, produced, directed, and edited by Professor Jay Rosenstein – takes a critical look at the long-running practice of "honoring" Native American Indians by using them as mascots and nicknames in sports.

Published Date: November 18, 2014


Koehler receives Orion Samuelson Scholarship

Published Date:November 14, 2014

The National Association of Farm Broadcasters Foundation announced their scholarship recipients at the NAFB Convention. Among the winners was Liz Koehler, a senior studying Agricultural Communications.

Published Date: November 14, 2014


Emmy Award-winning documentary The Everlasting Stream provides new epilogue

Published Date:November 6, 2014

The Everlasting Stream, the Emmy award-winning KET documentary based on University of Illinois journalism professor Walt Harrington’s 2002 memoir of the same name, will air on KET with a new epilogue, updating viewers on what’s happened in the lives of the film’s beloved protagonists. The Everlasting Stream airs Tuesday, Nov. 25 at 9/8 pm on KET.

Published Date: November 6, 2014


Foster receives Chicago Journalists Association 2014 Charitable Fund Scholarship

Published Date:November 5, 2014

Sarah Foster, a freshman in journalism, has received the Chicago Journalists Association 2014 Charitable Fund Scholarship.

Published Date: November 5, 2014


AAF Announces 2015 Most Promising Multicultural Students

Published Date:November 4, 2014

Panel of industry judges selected 50 top-tier multicultural students to participate in the upcoming Most Promising Multicultural Students Program.

Published Date: November 4, 2014


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