Two Journalism Professors Contribute Tips for Covering Trump

Nov. 20, 2015

A new article offering advice to journalists covering Donald Trump’s high-profile presidential campaign includes insights from two professors in the College of Media, Communication and Information. Journalism professors Elizabeth Skewes and Paul Voakes were interviewed for an article by Michael Wagner at the Center for Journalism Ethics at the University...

Sprain leads new team to study how students engage, debate

Oct. 15, 2015

Leah Sprain, an associate professor in the Department of Communication, will lead a two-year project to assess how students from different backgrounds interact and debate. The goal is to develop new ways to measure the civic and political engagement of youth. Sprain’s project brings together an interdisciplinary team of scholars...

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Savannah Sellers (Jour’13) shares Emmy for reporting on heroin addiction

Oct. 5, 2015

Savannah Sellers, a recent CU journalism graduate, took home an Emmy from the 36th Annual News & Documentary Awards as part of an NBC News team. Sellers, working as a producer for NBC Nightly News , helped to arrange interviews of individuals struggling with heroin addiction for the Emmy-winning story,...

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Students, Faculty Gather to Celebrate New College

Oct. 2, 2015

"All of us are about to embark something new," said Lori Bergen, founding dean of the College of Media, Communication and Information. "Quite frankly, what we're doing here is nothing short of revolutionary." Bergen was addressing a crowd of more than 300 students and faculty members gathered to celebrate CU’s...

Faculty sought for multiple CMCI departments

Oct. 2, 2015

CMCI's Departments in Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design; Communication; Critical Media Practices; Information Science; and Journalism are hiring!

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Associate Professor Cindy White named to CMCI leadership team

Sept. 16, 2015

Founding Dean Lori Bergen of the College of Media, Communication and Information (CMCI) Wednesday announced the appointment of Associate Professor Cindy White as associate dean for undergraduate curriculum and programs.

Espelie Examines How Movies Change Our Expectations of Nature

Aug. 31, 2015

In an essay published Aug. 31 in High Country News , Erin Espelie examines how nature films and documentaries have colored our perceptions of wildlife and outdoor settings. "We demand to see the whale spout, the Komodo dragon spit, the booby dance, the monkey swoop, the African lion make the...

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"Be brave, be bold, be grateful, be kind," Facebook marketing exec tells grads

June 8, 2015

Alumni Kelly Graziadei, Facebook's director of global marketing solutions, spoke candidly to graduates about embracing their fears to accomplish their dreams.

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Department of Information Science welcomes faculty

June 2, 2015

The College of Media, Communication and Information at the University of Colorado Boulder is proud to introduce its newest department, the Department of Information Science, and to announce the appointment of six founding faculty members who will begin at CU-Boulder in fall 2015: Jed Brubaker, Casey Fiesler, Michael J. Paul, Danielle Albers Szafir, Amy Voida and Stephen Voida.

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CU-Boulder students lauded with six awards at international advertising competition

May 6, 2015

Fourteen University of Colorado Boulder students had a wildly successful evening Tuesday in New York City, winning six awards in a top international advertising contest, the most collected by any public U.S. university at the event.