Kim Christiansen

CMCI alumni return to campus for Homecoming 2017

Oct. 31, 2017

Last week, CMCI welcomed home more than 100 alumni as part of the university’s homecoming celebration.

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Twitter a hotbed of anti-vaccine sentiment, finds CU Boulder study

Sept. 27, 2017

“The debate online is far from over. There is still a very vocal group of people out there who are opposed to vaccines,” said study co-author Chris Vargo, a CMCI assistant professor.

Career Fair

Five things to do before CMCI career fair

Sept. 26, 2017

The CMCI fall career fair will be on Wednesday, Oct. 4 at 5:30 p.m. in room 235 of the University Memorial Center. Here are five preparation tips.

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Get involved with CMCI student clubs and activities

Sept. 6, 2017

Below is a list of student groups and their first meeting times and locations. Open to all majors!

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The Moment Before

Aug. 31, 2017

CMCI advertising students were instrumental in pitching this high-profile commercial, which airs during each Buffaloes football game and on the Pac-12 Network.

Faculty Now: Summer/Fall 2017

July 10, 2017

Faculty updates

Fake News

Fake news outlets have more media impact than fact-checking outlets

June 20, 2017

In looking at specific types of fake news articles being produced, Vargo and his team found that fake news agendas are becoming more autonomous, meaning their topics are less connected to stories featured by traditional outlets. "They’re more and more often stories that haven’t been trending or haven’t been being talked about," Vargo said. "They’re more original and that’s scary."


CMCI grad students and faculty participate in MediaLive 2017

May 18, 2017

Several graduate students and faculty members from the College of Media, Communication and Information were on hand this week to take part in the ongoing MediaLive 2017 . Hosted by the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA) and curated by Intermedia Art, Writing and Performance PhD student Maya Livio ,...

Glenn Griffin

CMCI welcomes new associate professor of advertising

May 17, 2017

The College of Media, Communication and Information welcomes Glenn Griffin, who will join the Department of Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design (APRD) as an associate professor in August 2017. “We’re excited that Glenn brings more than two decades of experience teaching courses in creativity and portfolio development to the...

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APRD students pitch ideas to local brewery

May 17, 2017

After a full semester of hard work, students in assistant professor Erin Schauster ’s sustainable brands class had the opportunity to present their briefs to Boulder’s own Upslope Brewing Company last Wednesday. As part of their final project, the students, who were split into teams, showcased their ideas for new...