Pathways students

Helping high school students bridge to college

July 7, 2021

High school graduates who are heading to CU Boulder in the fall traveled from around Colorado to campus recently to get a taste of college life. Participants in the College of Media, Communication and Information Pathways to Excellence and CMCI Connections programs spent some time on campus this summer.

Jonathan Treisman

Former Disney Exec Jonathan Treisman on Finding Success

July 7, 2021

From the Coloradan: Jonathan Treisman (Comm’92) is the senior director, strategic partnerships for the Television Academy/Emmy Awards.

Dave Curtin

After 42 years of deadlines, Dave Curtin (Jour'78) to retire

June 29, 2021

To know alumnus Dave Curtin is to know a dedicated, professional and trustworthy man who lives by deadlines. After a 42-year career, the CU-trained journalist and executive communicator––a Pulitzer Prize winner––is going to take some not-so-structured time to pursue his personal to-do list.

Hiking in Svalbard

CU Boulder Center for Environmental Journalism welcomes 25th class of fellows

June 21, 2021

The Center for Environmental Journalism is proud to welcome its 25th class of Ted Scripps Fellows, who will spend nine months at the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Media, Communication and Information working on long-term, in-depth journalistic projects and reflecting on critical questions. Each of this year’s fellows bring...

Beau with a camera

CMCI Now: #TunedIn

June 7, 2021

A curated list of CMCI research and creative work for your reading, watching and listening pleasure from this past spring. Dig in!

Banner image: A mural at a memorial site for George Floyd. Photo by munshots on Unsplash.

One year later: How George Floyd’s death changed us

May 24, 2021

From CU Boulder Today: Researchers (including Sandra Ristovska, assistant professor of media studies), share their expertise, examining four areas in which the U.S. has––and hasn’t––changed this past year, and what it could mean for the future of social and political movements, education, policing and justice in America.

Berkley in her store

CMCI Now: Collective Effort

May 24, 2021

Throughout her youth as an athlete, Berkley Gamble (Comm’16) wore her soccer uniform with pride. It showed people what she cared about and stood for: determination, sportsmanship and teamwork. Today, Gamble’s self-expression is rooted in a different type of clothing: her brand Past Life the Collective, “a sustainable, small-batch label for those who speak the truth, walk their own path and raise hell.”

Berkley's store

CMCI Now: Spring 2021

May 24, 2021

Read our latest digital issue, full of fresh-picked stories to read, watch and explore!⁠

Spring Blossoms (Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado)

Announcing the Spring 2021 Dean's List

May 18, 2021

CMCI students who have completed at least 12 credit hours of CU Boulder course work for a letter grade in any single semester and achieve a term grade point average of 3.75 or better are included on the Dean’s List. They receive a notation on their transcript and a letter from CMCI Founding Dean Lori Bergen. Congratulations to all honorees!

Tayler Shaw

Class of 2021: Tayler Shaw

May 4, 2021

When she first arrived at CU Boulder from her nearby hometown of Littleton, Tayler Shaw was deeply shy. She overcame that fear by taking journalism classes, which forced her to talk to strangers and showed her the beauty in sharing their stories. Now a senior, Shaw is well known as a student leader in the college. With majors in both Journalism and Spanish for the Professions, along with minors in Leadership Studies and Anthropology, Shaw is the Department of Journalism’s William W. White Outstanding Senior.

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