News from the Department of Media Studies.


 

Sofia Peña y Lillo

Class of 2020: Sofia Peña y Lillo

May 4, 2020

What do you do when you can’t decide between majors? For graduating student Sofia Noelle Peña y Lillo, the answer was simple: pursue all three.

Center for Environmental Journalism Director Tom Yulsman walks across the snowy fields of Tromsø, Norway, during the 2020 Arctic Frontiers Conference. A longtime climate-science reporter, Yulsman is the former editor-in-chief of EARTH Magazine and currently writes Discover Magazine’s ImaGeo blog. (Photo by Gregory K. Ramirez, Department of Journalism master’s student)

CMCI Celebrates 50 Years of Earth Day with our Top 10 Environmental Reads

April 22, 2020

Happy Earth Day! As environmental Buffs may know, this year’s celebration is extra special, as it’s the 50th anniversary of the annual event, which was first celebrated in 1970. Head to the CU Boulder Environmental Center’s website to see how our campus is celebrating virtually. CMCI has long been a...

Enroll Today: Summer 2020 Classes

April 21, 2020

With the spring semester’s conclusion right around the corner, It’s time to select courses for the summer session. There are multiple sessions to choose from, including convenient Maymester and Augmester courses. Learn more about the summer session and its deadlines , or discover a course you’d like to take ...

Buffs Together

Buffs Together

April 8, 2020

CU Boulder is more than a place. It is all of you, wherever you are—a worldwide community of Buffs. And when that community is in need, we all come together to lend a hand.

Students in class.

Academic Skills Pop-Ups

Have a course alert? Don't panic, try something new! Stop by our upcoming advising pop-ups on March 5 or 19 to learn more.

Nathan at KGNU

Nathan Schneider: Seeding scholarship across popular and academic writing

Feb. 5, 2020

Schneider is an assistant professor of media studies in the College of Media, Communication and Information and a journalist who writes about religion, technology and democracy.

Boats on the water

What’s Hollywood’s dirtiest secret? Its environmental toll

Jan. 28, 2020

With the Academy Awards around the corner, moviegoers and critics are busy scrutinizing the costumes, sets and performances of this year’s cinematic stand-outs. When film scholar Hunter Vaughan watches a movie, he considers something else: How big of a toll did it take on the environment?

CU at dawn.

CU Boulder Center for Media, Religion and Culture to host ninth international conference on Imagined Borders, Epistemic Freedoms

Jan. 2, 2020

In its simplest form, a border is a barrier; a way of letting some things in and keeping others out. If you go: Who: All keynotes and the workshop “On the Decolonial Hows: Interrogating and Making (Our) Praxis” are free and open to the public. Other events require registration. What:...

Faculty Now: Fall 2019

Nov. 14, 2019

Faculty updates

Making Waves

Making Waves

Nov. 11, 2019

As the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II approaches and airwaves begin to fill with stories of distant battles won and the brave men who fought them, Kathleen M. Ryan, a documentary filmmaker and associate professor of journalism, is focused on the veteran women who helped make those victories possible.

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