Julie Smith’s new book and plans for Fall

Julie Smith, an adjunct professor at SIUE and alumni, has been speaking about media for the last five years and is speaking at an upcoming Media Trends conference in Vienna, Austria. Smith, recently, released a book, “Master the Media: How Teaching Media Literacy Can Save Our Plugged-in World,” that discusses media as a whole, including television, … More Julie Smith’s new book and plans for Fall

Alumni Announcer for the St. Louis Blues to visit SIUe

John Kelly is returning for his 10th year as the television play-by-play announcer for the St. Louis Blues.He graduated from SIUe in 1983 with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications – Television & Radio and is returning for a chat. He has called NHL games for over 20 seasons and comes from a hockey broadcasting family … More Alumni Announcer for the St. Louis Blues to visit SIUe

Grad student raises awareness with The Heroin Project

Ashley Seering, who graduated last May from SIUE’s Mass Communications program with a focus on television production, recently began using her experience to make short documentaries about the Madison County Heroin Task Force meetings that take place every month in Edwardsville. Our own, Professor Cory Byers also joined the cause. Heroin is a silent killer that … More Grad student raises awareness with The Heroin Project

SIUE Grad accepts new position

  Kristofer Klette, a 2012 graduate of SIUE, has recently accepted a position to work as a Assistant Research Analyst at FleishmanHillard. Klette previously worked as a graduate assistant for the company.  FleishmanHillard is a St. Louis-based marketing and public relations agency. After earning a degree in Mass Communications — Advertising at SIUE, Klette went on to … More SIUE Grad accepts new position