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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.

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.

The Scripps family

Scripps family supports CU Boulder student investigative news with $2.5 million gift

Sept. 25, 2017

The Department of Journalism course operates as an investigative news outlet, providing package-driven, long-form journalism to several of Colorado’s top professional media organizations, including the Denver Post and 9News Denver.

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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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Racial stereotypes influence perception of NFL quarterbacks

Aug. 21, 2017

Racial stereotypes affect the public’s perception of NFL quarterbacks and may, in some cases, become a self-fulfilling prophecy for black athletes, new CU Boulder research shows. Two recently published studies authored by Patrick Ferrucci, an assistant professor in the College of Media, Communication and Information (CMCI) , suggest that unconscious...


CU Boulder Center for Environmental Journalism turns 25

Aug. 17, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder’s Center for Environmental Journalism celebrates its 25th anniversary this month, as well as the 20th anniversary of the Ted Scripps Environmental Journalism Fellowship. The center, established in 1992, has hosted the Ted Scripps Fellowships since the 1997-98 academic year. For more than two decades, the...

Faculty Now: Summer/Fall 2017

July 10, 2017

Faculty updates

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CEJ director Tom Yulsman featured in bioGraphic magazine

June 5, 2017

Journalism professor and director of the Center for Environmental Journalism, Tom Yulsman, recently had his article “On Thin Ice” published in bioGraphic magazine. The story follows a group of researchers studying changes in sea ice in the Arctic.


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 ,...

CMCI students and staff participate in Hispanicize 2017

CMCI students and staff participate in Hispanicize 2017

April 7, 2017

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists is holding its eighth annual Hispanicize Conference this week in Miami. Several CMCI students, staff members and alumni are present at the event, which gathers and celebrates Latino professionals in media-focused fields.