Faculty of the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication will serve on panels and moderate sessions at the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) August 6-9 in Washington, D.C. and its accompanying preconferences. The theme of this year’s conference is “Strengthening Our Community: Working Together to Build Scholars, Educators, and Engaged Academic Citizens."
AEJMC is a nonprofit, educational association of journalism and mass communication educators, students and media professionals from around the globe. The Association’s mission is to advance education, foster scholarly research, cultivate better professional practice and promote the free flow of communication. Its annual conference features sessions on teaching, research and public service in the various components of journalism and mass communication – from advertising and public relations to electronic and online journalism to media management and newspapers.
See a schedule of Greenlee School appearances below.
Sunday, Aug. 5:
PhD Student/Early Career Pre-Conference: Jan Lauren Boyles, presenting
Monday, Aug. 6:
AEJMC Presidential Task Force on Careers: Angela Powers, co-chair; Jan Lauren Boyles, member
Tuesday, Aug. 7:
Advertising Scholar-to-Scholar session, "Social Media Applications": Jay Newell, discussant
Panel on "Ethics Issues Against a Backdrop of Disruption": Jan Lauren Boyles, panelist
Newspaper and Online News Division, Pew Research Center off-site session: Jan Lauren Boyles, moderating
Panel on "Social Media and Campaigning Around the World": Daniela Dimitrova, moderating
Wednesday, Aug. 8:
Graduate Student Interest Group Top Papers session: Jan Lauren Boyles, discussant
Newspaper and Online News Division Business Meeting: Jan Lauren Boyles, chair
ISU, Texas Tech and WVU reception: Angela Powers, presiding
Thursday, Aug. 9:
Incoming Division/Interest Group Heads Training Session: Jan Lauren Boyles, moderating
Panel on "Working Conditions for Women in Digital Workplaces": Daniela Dimitrova, moderating