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1923213Alumni Spotlight: Chris Papst (8/31/2015) - Chris Papst (BTMM ‘05) always had a passion for journalism, but he had no idea his career would eventually lead him down the investigative route, as well as his very own book. Papst researched, investigated, and wrote for years culminating into his book Capital Murder: An Investigative Reporter’s Hunt for Answers in a Collapsing City, […]
New York City Program Students Pay a Visit to the NYPD (8/13/2015) - When he designed the syllabus for the New York City study away program, Dr. Scott Gratson deliberately built in the opportunity to make adjustments later in the semester based on students’ interests. That’s how Tatyana Turner had the chance to watch her father, a lieutenant in the New York City Police Department, address all of […]
SamGoogleAdvertising student nurtures goals through national I-MIX interactive marketing program (8/12/2015) - Samantha Haveson wants to connect people through technology. So there seemed to be no better place for the Temple University Department of Advertising major to polish her skills and broaden her horizons than the California campus of Google, the internet search company that has become a verb as well as a noun. Haveson, known as […]
Crown and Hammer team photoAdvertising Students Take Top Prize in National Competition (8/11/2015) - Four advertising students led by Professor Chuck McLeester topped 200 entries from around the country to win first place gold at the National Collegiate ECHO Marketing Competition. Marketing Edge, a nonprofit organization dedicated to engaging students and teachers in the field of marketing, hosted the student competition. This year’s sponsor was DirecTV. The team’s win also […]
Wolf BlitzerCNN’s Wolf Blitzer to receive 2015 Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award (8/10/2015) - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PHILADELPHIA – AUGUST 10, 2015 –Wolf Blitzer, lead anchor of The Situation Room, will receive the Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award this fall. The noted CNN broadcaster will be the fifteenth recipient of the honor at a ceremony hosted annually by Temple University’s School of Media and Communication (SMC) to […]

Events

september 2015

1sep5:00 pm- 6:00 pmResume ClinicLearn how to build a resume that will help you land your dream job
4sep12:00 pm- 2:00 pmLunch with Lu Ann & Special Guest
8sep5:00 pm- 6:00 pmResume ClinicLearn how to build a resume that will help you land your dream job
10sep11:00 am- 2:00 pmSMC Student Organization Fair
11sep12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch with Lu Ann & Special Guest
14sep5:00 pm- 7:00 pmCalkins Media Visits SMC
18sep12:00 pm- 1:00 pmLunch with Lu Ann & Special Guest
22sep5:00 pm- 6:00 pmResume ClinicLearn how to build a resume that will help you land your dream job
29sep5:00 pm- 6:00 pmResume ClinicLearn how to build a resume that will help you land your dream job
30sep5:00 pmDow Jones Foundation Visits SMC

Accolades

Accolades

Chris Harper to present "News: Getting Smaller and Smaller" in China

Journalism Professor Chris Harper will present a lecture on July 17 at the School of Journalism and [read more]

Scott Gratson selected for 2015 Graduate Scholar Award

Scott Gratson will be honored at the International Conference on the Arts in Society, held in London[read more]

Patrick Murphy publishes special issue

Congratulations to Patrick Murphy on the publication of a special issue on "Media, Human Rights and [read more]

Donnalyn Pompper releases new book

Congratulations to Donnalyn Pompper for the release of her new book titled Corporate Social Responsi[read more]

Congratulations to Hector Postigo on the publication of his article in Social Media + Society

Congratulations to Professor Hector Postigo on the publication of his article in Social Media + Soci[read more]

Brian Creech and Andy Mendelson publish new article

Congratulations to Brian Creech and Andy Mendelson on their publication of a new article titled "Ima[read more]

Heather LaMarre wins top faculty paper in political communication interest group at AEJMC

Heather LaMarre, assistant professor in the Department of Strategic Communication, won top faculty p[read more]

Nancy Morris honored with the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching

Temple University honored faculty members for their excellence in teaching, research and creativity [read more]

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