Catch up with former classmates, expand your network and hear what’s happening in Hamilton Hall. Please join us for the Greenlee Alumni and Friends Kickoff 2021 virtual event on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at 7 p.m. CST via Webex. We’ll share the latest about internships, mentorships and scholarships at the Greenlee School, along with ways alumni and friends can get involved. RSVP today!
Graduate students learned how media products can be used to tell stories, share news and unite people for a greater cause around food systems in a course taught by Laura Witzling, assistant professor in the Greenlee School.
The Greenlee School’s business hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 2 through Jan. 15, and faculty and staff will be working remotely. Hamilton Hall will be locked during this time. See the post for complete details. To reach the main office staff, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 515-294-4342.
The Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication encourages Greenlee students to submit their best published work for consideration in the 2021 Hearst Journalism Awards competition. Competitions take place throughout the 2020-21 academic year. See post for criteria and details.
Students in Distinguished Professor Michael Bugeja’s online media ethics class were joined by Judge Rosemarie Aquilina from her courtroom in Michigan Wednesday, Oct. 21. Aquilina presided over the Larry Nassar case in 2018.
Associate Professor Novotny Lawrence will present the Fall 2020 Dean’s Lecture on Thursday, Nov. 5 at 6 p.m. online. The lecture, “White Mansions, Black Bodies: Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ and the New Age Slave Plantation,” will discuss the horror thriller, demonstrating the ways in which the director employs traditional filmmaking storytelling tropes to examine contemporary racial politics.
The Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication at Iowa State University has named Rick Phillips the recipient of its 2020 James W. Schwartz Award. The annual award recognizes distinguished service to journalism and communication and is the highest honor conferred by the school.
Jay Newell, Greenlee professor and associate director, is the 2020 recipient of the Greenlee School’s Allen Essman Faculty Fellowship recognizing excellence in advertising and/or public relations education. It was made possible by Iowa State alumna Denise Essman (’73 marketing) in memory of her late husband, Allen K. Essman, an alumnus, distinguished advertising professional and former instructor.