Over spring break 2010, Dr. Kati Lustyik, Assistant Professor in the Department of Television-Radio, and three Park students, Daniel Haack ’10 (Integrated Marketing Comm, Minor in International Comm), Joseph Bagliere ’11 (TVR, International Comm, Minor in Politics) and Tucker Ives ’11 (TVR, International Comm, Minor in Politics), traveled to Doha, Qatar, to work on a...
Jungle’s Edge, a documentary Gossa Tsegaye, assistant professor in the Department of Television-Radio, has been accepted into the 2010 Theodore Case Film Festival. The film is about daily life in the Jungle, the wooded area near Ithaca's Inlet that for decades has served as a home for the homeless.
The festival’s mission is to further the creative legacy of Theodore Case and the Case Research Laboratory by promoting the film and video arts in Central New York. Tsegaye’s documentary will be screened at the Auburn Public Theater on June 5, 2010.
Seniors Michael Sokol, a TVR/Audio Production major, and Conrad Capalbo, a TVR/Audio Production and Bus. Administration/Finance major, have been named the 2010 award recipients of the Jon Hilton/Hiltronex Sound Pro Tools Award.
The recipients will receive professional audio software -- an entry-level Pro Tools LE MBox 2 system with current and up-gradable software -- and a short review of Pro Tools operation to help the students get up and running. The students were judged based on their demonstration of technical and aesthetic qualities that reflect professional potential based upon standards currently accepted in the audio production profession.
The Park School would like to congratulate Steve Tropiano and Steve Seidman, winners of the Park School Writing Award for faculty.
The Park Faculty Writing Award is given to a full-time Park faculty member for work published or similarly peer reviewed that demonstrates creativity, impact, originality, and mastery. The award may be given for a published book, a peer reviewed scholarly essay, a journalistic article, or a script that has been produced and screened. This year, the judges for the Faculty Writing Award recommended to give the award to two nominees.
Nancy Cornwell, professor and chair of the Television-Radio Department, recently spoke about a wide range of media topics including the Comcast-NBC merger, the future of broadcast television in the age of Hulu, NBC's handling of the Conan O'Brien show and more on WVBR-FM's, Sunday Forum, “The Future of the Media: Will the Superbowl Ever Be Broadcast on Cable?”
WVBR-FM maintains an archive of its Sunday Forum programs at http://wvbr.com/sundayforum.