Professor featured in investigative journalism story

The Columbia Journalism Review featured Professor Mark Poepsel as a media expert, when it came to the investigative journalism efforts of a duo,George Pawlaczyk and Beth Hundsdorfer, of the Belleville News-Democrat investigating unsolved rape cases. Although, the case had gone cold for law enforcement, for the pair of investigative reporters, it was just the beginning of a three-year … More Professor featured in investigative journalism story

Undergrad leads international Film Project

Mass Comm sophomore James Moss is making a Nigerian screenwriter’s dream a reality. A film critic hopeful, Moss is using globally available resources to produce the man’s screenplay and learn the production side of filmmaking. Moss, a native of Belleville, is pursuing degrees in mass communications and applied communication studies from SIUe. The international undertaking is … More Undergrad leads international Film Project