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
This week GV mixes a few drinks, considers binge watching, premieres the third episode of Morgan, gets to know a former astronaut, kicks it at a martial arts gym, and takes a tour of Dunham Hall. SIUE Global Village Spring ‘17 Episode 7 from SIUE Global Village on Vimeo.
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
DigitasLBI Chicago; Chris Quintero & Randy Romero talk to Intro to Mass Comm Students. Chris and Randy speaking to Dr. Musonda Kapatamoyo’s MC 327 class Dr. Gary Hicks presents his sabbatical research on Media, Stigma and Mental Illness Dr. Ibrosheva introduces Prof. William Reckenwald … More Scenes from Mass Comm Week 2017 Day 1 & 2
This week, GV cooks up some ramen, meets a great hockey player, goes to a party, visits the SIUE Call Center, and learns about bullying. SIUE Global Village Spring ‘17 Episode 6 from SIUE Global Village on Vimeo.
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
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
This week GV checks out a short film, meets someone addicted to dancing, goes behind the scenes of Global Village, parasails in Alton, and learns to paint. SIUE Global Village Spring ‘17 Episode 5 from SIUE Global Village on Vimeo.
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 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