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PHOTOS: Freshmen arrive on campus for fall semester

Aug. 17, 2016

Incoming CMCI freshmen arrived on campus the week of August 15. Student volunteers and staff members were on hand to help the new students settle into their new homes. Here are some photos of the move-in at Buckingham Hall.

Brianna Wettlaufer
Media Studies co-sponsors upcoming media entrepreneurship events

Aug. 9, 2016

Join CMCI and the Department of Media Studies for two upcoming events, featuring Stocksy United founder Brianna Wettlaufer. Her Canadian-based photographer-owned stock-photo platform was recently profiled in The New York Times.

David Slayden
Slayden discusses new IXDMA degree program in industry journal

Aug. 4, 2016

David Slayden, associate professor of Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design and executive director of CMCI's new IXDMA program, spoke with the MediaPost Agency Daily about the philosophy and plans behind the graduate program.

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Five journalists selected for 2016-17 Ted Scripps Fellowship

Aug. 2, 2016

The Ted Scripps Fellowship in Environmental Journalism gives five exceptional journalists an opportunity to deepen their knowledge of environmental science and report on topics of their choosing. The journalists selected for the 2016-17 Ted Scripps Fellowship bring a diverse set of experiences and interests to CU Boulder and the Center for Environmental Journalism.

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Q&A with alum, professional voice actor David Vincent

July 29, 2016

David Vincent (Jour’94) is an award-winning voice actor and producer who has voiced hundreds of characters in anime seriesand video games. Vincent visited Colorado in July 2016 to attend the Colorado Dragon Boat Festival and CMCI took the opportunity to learn more about his work.

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Photos from 2016 Summer Intensive

July 28, 2016

A dozen incoming students were on campus the week of July 20 for the 2016 Pathways to Excellence in Media, Communication and Information Summer Intensive. The intensive is a residential workshop that prepares incoming CMCI freshmen for academic success in the college's areas of study. Students get the chance to...

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Two alumni featured in Adweek list of top creatives

July 25, 2016

APRD graduates Nichole Geddes (‘08) and Chris Avantaggio (‘06) appeared in Adweek’s list of “50 Creatives Whose Brilliant Ideas and Beautiful Craft Will Make You Jealous.” Geddes, who works for Heat, an agency in San Francisco, was recognized for her creative work on TV ad campaigns for travel site

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CMCI grad & faculty member win Heartland Emmy

July 20, 2016

2016 graduate Joe Parris and Instructor Paul Daugherty took home a Heartland Emmy for their work on the Sports Mag broadcast.

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Leysia Palen discusses the data of disasters in top scientific journal

July 15, 2016

Palen, Chair of the Department of Information Science, published a policy article in the journal "Science" discussing the challenges and promises of using social media data to study disasters.

Seven new faculty members join Department of Advertising, PR and Media Design

July 12, 2016

The new faculty members will start in fall 2016, bringing a wide range of professional and research expertise in strategic communications to the Department of Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design.