“NewsWatch16” was named the National Winner for "Best All-Around Television Newscast" in the 2009 Mark of Excellence Awards, sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ).
"NewsWatch 16" recently won the “Best Newscast” award in SPJ’s Regional 1 competition. Each regional winner advances to the national competition. National Mark of Excellence Award judges choose one national winner in each category and two national finalists (runners-up).
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.
ITHACA, NY — Graduating senior Andrew Fry and alumnus Sujin Kim of Ithaca College have won Fulbright grants for 2010–2011. Fulbright grants are among the premier fellowships for postgraduate international study.
After graduating in May with a bachelor’s in English and minors in German and writing, Fry will...
Guido Santi, assistant professor in the Department of Cinema, Photography, and Media Arts, and Tina Mascara will screen their award-winning documentary Chris and Don: A Love Story on Friday, April 23 at 7:15pm in Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell Cinema. Santi and Mascara will be in attendance.
This touching documentary is the story of the passionate three-decade relationship between British writer Christopher Isherwood (whose Berlin Stories was the basis for the film Cabaret and whose A Single Man was recently adapted into a film of the same name starring Colin Firth that will screen at Cornell Cinema from April 23 - 26) and American portrait painter Don Bachardy, thirty years his junior.
ITHACA, NY — Kicking off with an Earth Day presentation, Ithaca College will launch an educational initiative focusing on the topic of “Media for Social Change.” Led by Roy H. Park School of Communications dean Diane Gayeski and IC alum Andy Orgel ’74, the...