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SMC Student Jose Cruz Follows His Dad’s Footsteps

Jose Cruz knew he wanted to come to Temple since he was 12 years old. His dad studied film at SMC and Cruz would tag along with him for equipment runs and group meetings. “I would just kind of hang around him, and he would take me around Annenberg and he would show me around,” Cruz said.“At the [read more]
From Polett Walk to the Catwalk: Journalism Major Models for Project Runway All Stars

From Polett Walk to the Catwalk: Journalism Major Models for Project Runway All Stars

SMC student Ashley Hart will model on Project Runway All Stars. Season five of the show begins this Thursday, February 11 at 9 p.m. EST on Lifetime.Hart will showcase clothes from the designers who compete on the show.The panel of judges for the upcoming season includes Isaac Mizrahi and Geo[read more]
SMC Students to Cover the 2016 Democratic National Convention

SMC Students to Cover the 2016 Democratic National Convention

Twelve SMC students will cover the Democratic National Convention as part of a special summer course. The DNC will be hosted in Philadelphia from July 25 through July 28.The course is the result of a collaboration of three SMC professors: Bruce Hardy from the Strategic Communication Department, [read more]
Philly Ad Club and PRSA Philly Hold Women in Advertising Panel

Philly Ad Club and PRSA Philly Hold Women in Advertising Panel

Philly Ad Club and PRSA Philly held its Women in Advertising event on February 2, 2016. The event was hosted by the Automobile Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphia and took place at the Philadelphia Convention Center.The event included a networking hour and a panel with six women who work[read more]
What the Heck is Going on in Virginia?  Norfolk Proves a Draw for TUTV Students

What the Heck is Going on in Virginia? Norfolk Proves a Draw for TUTV Students

Nicholas Cutrona graduated from Temple University in May and began working as a producer at WTKR, the Norfolk, Va., CBS affiliate.It’s a fine first job for a Temple journalism grad. But Cutrona is also part of an invasion of Norfolk by Temple TV types from the School of Media and Communication. [read more]

Events

february 2016

19feb4:00 pmTropes vs. Women in Video Games: Anita Sarkeesian on Gaming Culture
25feb3:30 pm- 5:00 pmThe Rise of the Cyber Left: Capitalism, Technology and Contemporary Social MovementsTodd Wolfson, Assistant Professor of Journalism and Media Studies, Rutgers University

march 2016

7mar4:00 pm- 4:50 pmByline of Hope: The magazine and newspaper writing of Helen KellerBeth Haller, Professor, Dept. of Mass Communication and Communication Studies, Towson University
14mar3:00 pm- 4:30 pmBlack Flags: The Rise of ISISJoby Warrick, Washington Post
17mar3:30 pmGirl Gamers: Latoya Peterson on Reporting Pop Culture
28mar3:30 pm- 4:45 pmThe Social Life of DataGina Neff, Associate Professor of Communication, Washington University, Yale School of Law Internet and Society Project Visiting Fellow

Accolades

Accolades

Jason Del Gandio presents poster at annual Imagining America conference

Faculty member Jason Del Gandio, assistant professor of instruction in the Department of Strategic C[read more]

SMC to Host Lew Klein Alumni in the Media Awards Ceremony

The School of Media and Communication will host the Lew Klein Alumni in the Media Awards at Mitt[read more]

Scott Gratson to Receive the 2015-2016 Stauffer Faculty Award

Scott Gratson and Edith Windsor at the 2014 event cele[read more]

Alpha Beta Upsilon to Receive Rookie Chapter of the Year Award

Alpha Beta Upsilon President Nichelle Brunner (third f[read more]

Temple’s League for Entrepreneurial Women to Induct Journalism Alumna Danielle Cohn into Its Women Hall of Fame

Temple journalism alumna Danielle Cohn will be inducted to Temple’s Women Hall of Fame by the League[read more]

Dr. Adrienne Shaw’s Team Wins Gold Medal at 2015 Serious Play Awards

Photo credit: Justin Dowdall, Communication Studies, '[read more]

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]

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