The Ithacan has once again been named a national Newspaper Pacemaker Finalist by the Associated Collegiate Press. This is that organization’s top honor, commonly referred to as “the Pulitzer Prize of collegiate journalism.” The award is for work produced during the 2012-13 academic year (Kelsey O'Connor, editor in chief).
The Ithacan is an Online Pacemaker Finalists as well. The winners of both awards will be announced at the fall National College Media Convention in New Orleans, October 24-27.
ITHACA, NY—Carl Potts, a former executive editor of Marvel Comics, will discuss the art of visual storytelling in a master class at Ithaca College on Tuesday, Oct. 1. His 6 p.m. presentation in Park Hall Auditorium is free and open to the public.
Potts is perhaps best known for creating “Alien Legion,” the longest-running original Marvel Comics/Epic Comics original...
Professor Jude is currently exhibiting a large selection of work from three projects about his home state of Idaho. Alpine Star (2006), emmett (2010), and Lick Creek Line (2012) are all on view in the first-floor galleries at the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago. The three-person exhibition, entitled Backstory, was curated by Karen Irvine, Curator and Associate Director of MoCP.
ITHACA, NY—Scholar and activist Robert McChesney—who published two path-breaking books this year on contemporary media and politics—will speak on that topic at Ithaca College on Thursday, October 3. Titled “Corporate Dominance of Internet, Media and Politics,” his 7:30 p.m. presentation in Park Hall Auditorium is free and open to the public.
One of the...
A team of four Park School students received third place in the Marketing EDGE Collegiate ECHO Marketing Challenge. More than 150 teams competed in the nationwide competition. Sarah Parker ‘14, Kait Sessler ‘14, Olivia Consol ‘14, and Massiel Miliano ’13 will split $500 cash and the Department of Strategic Communication received $1000. The team was advised by Professor Adam Peruta.
Conducted since 1986, the Marketing EDGE Collegiate ECHO Challenge provides college students with real-world experience by challenging them to create a marketing campaign for a leading marketer of products or services. The 2013 competition was conducted during the fall 2012 and spring 2013 semesters, and included entries at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Ithaca's entry was entered as part of coursework for Adam Peruta's Advertising, Copywriting and Art Direction course.