SIUE Mass Comm alum finds success with The Westminster Kennel Club

With more than 35 years of experience in dog sports as a handler, trainer, spokesperson and now as the face of the Westminster Kennel Club, Gail Miller Bisher serves as analyst for the iconic Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on FS1. Bisher, a 1991 graduate of the Arts & Sciences department (Mass Comm TV/R), is now … More SIUE Mass Comm alum finds success with The Westminster Kennel Club

SIUE Mass Comm Professor to present on Mental Illness Stigma in the Media

Dr. Gary Hicks, Professor in the Department of Mass Communications at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville will share his sabbatical research on the critical role that media play in perpetuating stigmas associated with marginalized groups, including the mentally ill. “Media, Stigma and mental illness” WHEN: 1:30- 2:45pm WHERE: Morris University Center Maple-Dogwood Room This will be a scheduled … More SIUE Mass Comm Professor to present on Mental Illness Stigma in the Media

2017 Mass Comm Week (Apr 3-Apr 6)

Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville’s Department of Mass Communications will focus on the theme “Diversity amidst Adversity” for it 2017 Mass Comm Week. The program features a series of talks, panel discussions, films, and Q and A sessions on controversies ranging from the place of the press in politics, journalistic coverage of minority groups, the refugee issue, … More 2017 Mass Comm Week (Apr 3-Apr 6)

Almanac is seeking a Digital Media Specialist

Almanac is seeking a full-time Digital Media Specialist to join our growing team! This is a new position at the company, and the person in this role will have an opportunity to help shape and grow the position.   The new Digital Media Specialist will partner with our team of designers, writers and strategists to develop creative, brand-focused content for websites, digital marketing campaigns, social media and … More Almanac is seeking a Digital Media Specialist

Alestle wins several awards at state college media conference

The Alestle won eight awards this month, at the annual Illinois College Press Association conference. At the Chicago conference, the Alestle earned two first-place awards, placed in five other categories and earned an honorable mention. Former Alestle Photo Editor Brian Munoz won first place in the large-school division in spot news photo for coverage of … More Alestle wins several awards at state college media conference

SIUE Marketing & Communications Receives 13 Educational Advertising Awards

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s University Marketing and Communications Department received 13 awards in the 32nd annual Educational Advertising Awards announced in late February. Higher Education Marketing Report sponsors the awards. The Educational Advertising Awards is the largest educational advertising awards competition in the country. This year, over 2,250 entries were received from more than 1,000 … More SIUE Marketing & Communications Receives 13 Educational Advertising Awards