Dean Bergen speaks
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!

Cindy White
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...

Kelly speaking
"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.

Leysia Palen
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.

Pencil award
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.
CU Independent, CU News Corps receive top honors

April 27, 2015

This weekend at the Society of Professional Journalists​ Region 9 Conference, the CU Independent received five awards. Four of them were top honors and will also compete for the national award in their respective categories, which will be announced in May. 2015 SPJ Mark of Excellence Region 9 Awards Here...

Brad Heath
USA Today reporter wins Nakkula award

April 13, 2015

The winner of the 2015 Al Nakkula Award for Police Reporting is Brad Heath, a reporter with USA Today. Join him at a public fireside chat on Thursday at 7pm. He will also be honored as part of the Denver Press Club’s 21st Annual Damon Runyon Award Banquet, to be held Friday, April 24, at the Denver Marriott City Center. To purchase Runyon tickets, visit and go to April 24.

CMCI Founding Dean Lori Bergen
CU-Boulder names founding dean of new College of Media, Communication and Information

April 8, 2015

University of Colorado Boulder Provost Russell L. Moore today announced the appointment of Lori Bergen as dean of the new of College of Media, Communication and Information. Bergen will begin her duties as dean on July 20, 2015.