News from the Department of Media Studies.


Vaughn scuba diving

Getting to the bottom of the internet’s carbon footprint

Feb. 9, 2021

Media Studies scholar’s project aims to green the internet’s undersea infrastructure

Submarine Telecoms Forum: Decarbonizing The Global Cable Network Project Wins Grant

Jan. 28, 2021

Hunter Vaughan (Media Studies)

Photo of the Flatirons

Announcing the Fall 2020 Dean's List

Jan. 20, 2021

Congratulations to all honorees.

Madeleine Bendalin

Class of 2020: Madeleine Bendalin

Dec. 14, 2020

December 2020's Outstanding Graduate, Madeleine Bendalin (StratComm) with minors in Media Studies and Jewish Studies, dreams of being a White House Press Secretary.

Autumn Tyler presenting her work. Photo by Glenn Asakawa (Jour’86)

CMCI Now: Rerooted: An Artist’s Journey

Dec. 3, 2020

While preparing her master’s thesis, Autumn Tyler (MMediaSt’20) traveled 4,395 miles and took over a thousand photographs of Black LGBTQ+ artists for an exhibit called Roots. Self. Gaze. Now earning her PhD in media studies, Tyler writes that the experience taught her that, in order to move forward and grow, sometimes you must return to your roots.


CMCI Now: Fall 2020

Nov. 19, 2020

Read the latest issue of our award-winning magazine.

Columbia Journal Review: "The Substackerati"

Nov. 18, 2020

Featuring Nathan Schneider (Media Studies)

Resilience: "Nathan Schneider’s Bounty of Fresh Ideas for Cooperatives"

Nov. 16, 2020

Featuring Nathan Schneider (Media Studies)

Ms. Magazine: "The White Pantsuit: A Fashion Statement, but Also Deeply Symbolic"

Nov. 16, 2020

Featuring Shoba Sharad Rajgopal (Media Studies)

Atlas Institute: "Q&A with new B2 director Steven Frost"

Nov. 9, 2020

Featuring Steven Frost (Media Studies)