William Ryan, assistant professor in the Department of Strategic Communication, recently presented a paper at Academic Mindtrek in Tampere, Finland titled "Social media and the transformation of brand communication." The paper was authored by Ryan, Assistant Professor Adam Peruta, and IC graduate student Suzanne Chouman.
In August, he presented a paper at Digital Games Research Association conference in Atlanta, GA. The paper was titled "Transforming game narrative through social media: A case study of the Mass Effect Universe in Twitter," which was completed with Zach Gilson '13.
Cory Young, Associate Professor in the Department of Strategic Communication, Aditi Rao, graduate student, M.S. in Communications, and Bob Regan, Director of the Executive Master's program in Communications Innovation, will present a paper at the National Communication Association's annual convention, held November 21‐24, 2013 in Washington, D.C.
The paper, entitled "Media for Social Responsibility Mini Course: Media Coverage of Global Nutrition" addresses food related discourses and the role of media in reporting issues such as body image or food as an industry in a responsible manner. They will also discuss how to repackage the mini-course material into a SPOC, a small private online course similar to a MOOC (massive open online course).
The Campus Life Award is given to graduating seniors who have been involved in numerous areas of campus life and have demonstrated significant leadership abilities and accomplishments. This prestigious award recognizes the outstanding contributions Maeghan has provided to Ithaca College through her participation and involvement in campus life.
Congratulations Maeghan and...
Four Communication Management and Design (CMD) majors won the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership. This award recognizes juniors and seniors who excel academically, represent an exemplary level of accomplishment and perform service to the College community and nation.
The following students deserve our congratulations:...