Kristin Schultz and Taylor Flynn, both IMC juniors, have been awarded a Media Fellows Scholarship from Washington Media Scholars.
The Washington Media Scholars Foundation recognizes enthusiastic and qualified students by awarding several scholarships each academic year. This competitive scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to pursuing a career related to the public...
Participate in a unique learning experience and meet working professionals over Winter Break (Spring course credit) in New York City. This is a one-credit opportunity for junior and senior Park School of Communications majors to explore careers and organizations with alumni professionals.
The course runs January 6-8, 2015. During the required three days you will...
ITHACA, NY — In recognition of National News Engagement Day on Tuesday, Oct. 7, the Roy H. Park School of Communications at Ithaca College will host a panel discussion featuring media representatives, an open house of its student media operations and a screening and discussion of the documentary ...
Andrew Utterson, Assistant Professor of Screen Studies, delivered an invited address at the British Film Institute (BFI)’s annual conference in London, U.K. In a lecture and workshop entitled “Early Cinema: Learning to Love the Past,” delivered to an audience of film educators, he placed his academic research on film history and digital culture within a broader pedagogical context of how best to teach the films of the past to the students of today.
Anthony Adornato, recently presented a paper at the annual Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) conference in Montreal. His paper was titled “Forces at the Gate: Social Media’s Influence on Editorial and Production Decisions in Local Television Newsrooms.”
Adornato, an assistant professor in the Department of Journalism, conducted a nationwide survey of news directors. The results show popular, or trending, content and topics on social media are a significant factor in choosing stories to cover. The study also explored how these stories are treated in newscasts versus those gathered through more traditional sources, and how relying on social media can increase the chance that newsrooms will spread misinformation.