Matt Mogekwu, associate professor in the Department of Journalism, published a chapter in the new book, Expanding peace journalism. His chapter, "Conflict reporting and peace journalism: in search of a new model: lessons from the Nigerian Niger-Delta crisis," argues that peace journalists should begin to pay as much attention to conflict prevention as they do to conflict resolution.
The book which is published by the Sydney (Australia) University Press is edited by Ibrahim Shaw of the University of the West of England, Jake Lynch of the University of Sydney, and Robert Hackett of Simon Fraser University, Vancouver.
ITHACA, NY — The Park Center for Independent Media at Ithaca College has announced that its fourth annual Izzy Award for outstanding achievement in independent media will be shared by a journalist who reported firsthand on the Tahrir Square uprising in Egypt and a public interest...
Roberto Herrscher, one of the most innovative voices in Latin American literary journalism of the past 20 years, will serve as a visiting scholar-in-residence for the launch of the Dr. John Keshishoglou (Kesh) Center for Global Communications Innovation.
Herrscher will be giving a public lecture on Thursday, March 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the Park Auditorium titled: “History and Personal Experience as Sources of Narrative Journalism: Why and How I Returned to the Falkland/Malvinas Battlefields 25 Years Later.”
NBC's Rock Center will air a piece on Svante Myrick, Ithaca's new mayor. The piece will air on February 29 at 9 p.m. EST. The story has two Ithaca College connections: Rob Flaherty '13 worked on Myrick's campaign, and the piece was produced by Adam Rivera '09.
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This course explores media economics with a focus on fostering innovation in communications and developing business plans for journalism entrepreneurs. Theories include historic and digital communication models; how information accumulates and disperses through social media, principles of ...