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Kathleen Parker Discusses Empowering Women Through Communication

With ever-growing ways to communicate and share ideas in this digital age, women’s rights have been brought to the forefront of the media like never before, Kathleen Parker explained to a full Benton Auditorium last Thursday. The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The Washington Post, spoke about empowering women through communication, in her lecture titled, “The … Continue reading Kathleen Parker Discusses Empowering Women Through Communication

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Dimitrova Among Finalists for Iowa Women of Innovation Award

Daniela Dimitrova, director of graduate studies in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication at Iowa State University, is among eight finalists for the Research Innovation and Leadership Award, part of the 2015 Iowa Women of Innovation series presented by the Technology Association of Iowa. Winners will be announced Tuesday, November 10, during an event … Continue reading Dimitrova Among Finalists for Iowa Women of Innovation Award

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Futures Forum Highlights Importance of Ethics in Modern Media

Mass media regularly attracts criticism for its coverage of this or lack of coverage of that. The Greenlee’s School’s fall Futures Forum focused on the realities and ethical dilemmas of today’s digitally-connected world and what implications that has and will continue to have on professional communicators and journalists. The forum titled, “Media: Informants or Enablers?” … Continue reading Futures Forum Highlights Importance of Ethics in Modern Media

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Preparing Students for Careers in Sports Communication

ESPN; the Baltimore Ravens and Green Bay Packers; National Collegiate Athletics and the National Collegiate Athletic Association; the Denver Post and the Des Moines Register — these are just some of the sports communication outlets where students and alumni have found themselves applying their Greenlee-learned skills as interns or full-time employee

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Up for Review: Greenlee Prepared for Reaccreditation

With its tradition of maintaining a high standard of education excellence, it’s not surprising that the Greenlee School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Iowa State University has held continuous professional accreditation since in 1948. And in 2015, Greenlee faculty and staff are working to continue that decades-old tradition as the school reached the six-year … Continue reading Up for Review: Greenlee Prepared for Reaccreditation

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Spring 2016 Registration Tips

Registration for the spring 2016 semester begins this week, so Academic Advisers Jessica Hansen and Jason Wiegand shared some advice for students as they plan for the semester ahead. Registration: Students register for classes based on their current classification, determined by credits. Each class will be allowed to access online registration on the following dates: … Continue reading Spring 2016 Registration Tips

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Students get Insight, Advice from TIME’s Philip Elliott

The months leading up to the Iowa caucuses brings an endless parade of presidential candidates through the state and the national spotlight follows. Greenlee students have reported for class assignments and student media alongside members of the national press at candidates’ events across the state, but on Thursday one journalist, TIME’s Philip Elliott, stopped at … Continue reading Students get Insight, Advice from TIME’s Philip Elliott

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Association for Women in Communications Chapter Welcomes 70+ Members

It was a full-house in 169 Hamilton for the kickoff event held by the Iowa State chapter of the Association for Women in Communications on Tuesday, Oct. 13. Over 70 interested students attended the newly-formed chapter’s first event on campus. The meeting began with an introduction to the AWC and its purpose on the Iowa … Continue reading Association for Women in Communications Chapter Welcomes 70+ Members

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Assistant Prof. Tracy Lucht Receives Four Awards from American Journalism Historians Association

Assistant Professor [Tracy Lucht]() has been honored with four awards from the American Journalism Historians Association. Lucht was selected for the AJHA’s 2015 National Award for Excellence in Teaching and Rising Scholar awards earlier this year and learned at last week’s AJHA convention in Oklahoma City that a research paper she submitted won two additional … Continue reading Assistant Prof. Tracy Lucht Receives Four Awards from American Journalism Historians Association