Faculty and Graduate Students Present at Global Fusion conference

Faculty members–Mark Poepsel, Musonda Kapatamoyo and Jason Yu, and graduate student – Miles Davis, present their global communication research at the 2017 Global Fusion Conference in Athens, OH. The conference is held every year in Oct by the consortium of universities –Texas A & M, University of Texas, Temple, Southern Illinois and Ohio.   Advertisements

COUNTRY Financial seeking Graphic Designer

Job description At COUNTRY Financial, our Senior Graphic Designer identifies, captures and creates impactful photos and graphics for the organization. Coordinates, revises, and maintains standards of quality of graphic communication pieces. Monitors progress of each graphics job from concept through completion. Provides solutions to problems through recommendations. Recommends style, material, technique, medium and construction for … More COUNTRY Financial seeking Graphic Designer

French journalist & filmmaker Rokhaya Diallo showcased “Networks of Hate” at SIUE Diversity Amidst Adversity series

From Paris to Ferguson, Mo. issues of race, police brutality and other tensions have been showcased throughout the world. As part of the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Department of Mass Communications’ “Diversity Amidst Adversity” series, French journalist, filmmaker and human rights activist Rokhaya Diallo showcased her documentary, “Networks of Hate,” on Monday, April 3 in … More French journalist & filmmaker Rokhaya Diallo showcased “Networks of Hate” at SIUE Diversity Amidst Adversity series

Dr. Gary Hicks Presents on Recognizing Stigma in Media’s Portrayal of the Mentally Ill

What do films like “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” “Psycho” and “Shutter Island” have in common? Each of the films contain fictional characters who suffer with mental illness. Through his research, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Gary Hicks, PhD, professor in the Department of Mass Communications, sought to recognize the stigmas placed upon people with mental illnesses through in-depth content analysis, interviews with the … More Dr. Gary Hicks Presents on Recognizing Stigma in Media’s Portrayal of the Mentally Ill

Mass Comm Week Explores Complex Media Landscape

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Mass Communications presented global perspectives from nationally and internationally recognized speakers on today’s complex media landscape, during Mass Comm Week held April 3-6. “With this week’s theme of “Diversity Amidst Adversity,” we wanted to shine a light on the unusual and complex dynamics … More Mass Comm Week Explores Complex Media Landscape