FLEFF: 2013 Graduate Fellows Announced!


Contributed by Patricia Zimmermann

The Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival is pleased to announce the 2013 Cohort for our competitively selected Graduate Fellows of Color.  Warren Schlesinger serves as coordinator of the FLEFF graduate fellows program.

Festival graduate fellows will participate in screenings, discussions, workshops,  meetings, receptions, and special events from April 4-April 7 at Ithaca College and Cinemapolis. 

Congratulations and Welcome  to our 2013 FLEFF Graduate Fellows Cohort!

Jose Andres Araiza, Journalism, University of Texas at Austin 

Keena Blackmon, Mass Communication and Media Studies, Howard University, Washington DC  

Brian Collier, Education, Curriculum & Administration, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio   

Anilyn Diaz-Hernandez, Communications, University of Massachusetts (currently at the University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo)     

Bryce Henson, Institute of Communications Research, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Ben Ogrodnik, Film Studies & History of Art & Architecture, University of Pittsburgh              

Lena Palacios, Education & Communication Studies, McGill University, Montreal      

Levar Smith, Comparative Politics, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio         

Zainab Saleh, Visual and Cultural Studies, University of Rochester           

Melvin Williams, Mass Communication and Media Studies, Howard University, Washington DC