Mass Comm Alumnus Retires after Illustrious Career in Navy Reserves

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville alumnus Chief Petty Officer Darryl G. Howlett Jr. recently retired from the United States Navy, concluding a career that took him around the world. During his service for the Navy Reserve, Howlett held positions for the U.S. Pacific Command as an information systems technician chief petty officer, leading chief petty officer, … More Mass Comm Alumnus Retires after Illustrious Career in Navy Reserves

Camille Emig-Hill to Receive Distinguished Service Award

Congratulations, Camille! Southern Illinois University Edwardsville double alum Camille Emig-Hill, a communications expert, business and financial services professional, and community and youth supporter, will receive the University’s Distinguished Service Award at its May 2016 commencement. Emig-Hill achieved a bachelor’s in mass communications and journalism in 1972 and a master’s in business administration in ‘77. She … More Camille Emig-Hill to Receive Distinguished Service Award

Celebrating 45 Years of Excellence Event

Come help us celebrate 45 years of Excellence honoring the Mass Communication Department! Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 Morris University Center, SIUE SIUE’s Department of Mass Communications graduated its first class in 1970. Retired CBS Radio White House correspondent and award-winning journalist Peter Maer was included in this group. He returns to SIUE to recount his illustrious career and provide … More Celebrating 45 Years of Excellence Event

Dewayne Staats, Alumni Hall of Famer, visits campus with new “Position to Win”

Mr. Dewayne Staats, Mass Comm cougar alumni and SIUe Hall of Famer, stopped by SIUE on Thursday, October 29th to give SIUE students and staff the V.I.P. treatment by signing copies of his new book, Position To Win. Mr. Staats signing copies of his book, Position to Win, before he paused for a photo with … More Dewayne Staats, Alumni Hall of Famer, visits campus with new “Position to Win”

Alumni, Bragga, to be on campus for Hall of Fame induction & coffee hour

Mass Comm Alumni, Rick Bragga,  will be on campus this Friday, October 2, 2015, for his Alumni Hall of Fame induction. There will also be a coffee hour at 10:30 am in Peck Hall 3117. Rick Bragga, BA Mass Comm / TV-Radion ’77 and MS Mass Comm ’82, is the president of Philanthropy 1, a philanthropic … More Alumni, Bragga, to be on campus for Hall of Fame induction & coffee hour

SIUe Alum involved in “STL UpLate”, KMOV’s newest late night comedy talk show

If “The Tonight Show” and “Saturday Night Live” had a baby, it would be none other than “STL Up Late.” “STL UP Late” allows the Midwest to have a voice that has not been heard before, while also shining light on the city’s artistic community. Rafe Williams, an SIUE alum, writer and performer for “STL … More SIUe Alum involved in “STL UpLate”, KMOV’s newest late night comedy talk show