Graduates await their degrees.

Photos: CMCI celebrates winter graduation

Dec. 16, 2016

More than 100 students gathered with their families and faculty members on Dec. 16, 2016 to celebrate their graduation from CMCI. View photos from the ceremony.

Forms of Media

Research: Native advertising raises ethical concerns, suggest interviews with journalists and advertising, PR executives

Nov. 18, 2016

Native advertising's very effectiveness can make it deceptive and endangering to journalistic credibility, say a group of journalists and advertising and public relations executives interviewed by CMCI researchers.

Chris Vargo

Chris Vargo on using data to track a social media myth

Nov. 11, 2016

Vargo, who uses computer science methods to investigate social data, explained how the belief that vaccines cause autism spread on social media. Watch a full video of his presentation.

An advertising class at CU

Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design seeks two new faculty members

Nov. 2, 2016

The department seeks an Open Rank Professor in Advertising Creative and an Assistant Professor of Public Relations to support the continued growth of the department.

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CU Boulder opens public relations society chapter

Oct. 27, 2016

CU Boulder has formed the second Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) chapter in Colorado. The PRSSA chapter will give public relations students a chance to network, find internships and develop their skills.

Krista Barry

Meet Krista Barry

A Public Relations major exploring the LA music industry with two internships — “I’ve been wanting to work in the music industry for a while, so going into college, I knew that's what I wanted to do.”

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.

Nichole Geddes

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

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.

A student presents his project

Students Get Hands-on Experience Rebranding Their Dorm

May 17, 2016

Students from a first-year advertising class practice their new skills by suggesting a new brand for their residence hall academic program.