Gabriella Robles ’18 (English major and journalism minor) is one of this year’s recipients of the highly competitive Knight/CUNY-Journalism Fellowship. The program is designed to address underrepresentation in newsrooms in the United States. The summer fellowship/internship program includes tuition, room and board, transportation and a paid internship during the summer. At the end of the […]
Adelia “Dee Dee” Faison Moore, associate director, events and partnerships, for Initiative, a marketing communications agency within the Interpublic network of companies, spoke to Adjunct Professor Kimberley Norsworthy’s marketing communications class. Moore talked to students about cause and mission related marketing and the intricacies of the FDA’s Fresh Empire campaign, which she oversees. Fresh Empire […]
Journalism Professor Ernabel Demillo took a group of journalism students to see a live taping of the Emmy-nominated show HARRY, hosted by Harry Connick Jr. at the CBS Broadcast Center in New York. Students got to see first hand how a live television show comes together. Connick’s special guests included actors Kurt Russell and Zach […]
Journalism professor Ernabel Demillo presented Gabriella Robles ’18, an English major and a journalism minor, with this year’s Golden Door International Film Festival $1000 Scholarship for an outstanding college student in the visual/media arts. The scholarship is funded by Michelle and Bill Sorvino, organizers of the annual Golden Door International Film Festival of Jersey City, […]
Yvette Noel Schure, Beyoncé’s publicist, spoke to students about her experience in media. Along with Beyoncé, Schure has run press campaigns for major music artists including Prince, John Legend and many others.
This March, students taking “Disney: Behind the Scenes” in the department of communication and media culture were able to do just that–go behind the scenes at Walt Disney World. Fourteen students accompanied by Cynthia W. Walker, Ph.D., associate professor and chair, Barna Donovan, Ph.D., associate professor, and data science graduate student, Chris Walker ’18, spent […]
CUNY-TV show Asian American Life, hosted by Ernabel Demillo, lecturer of communications and head of the journalism minor at Saint Peter’s University was nominated for two New York Emmy Awards. In addition, she received an individual Emmy nomination for Best History/Cultural Segment for “Ties that Bind: Filipinos in New York.” Read the full announcement here.
Asian American Life (AAL), hosted by Ernabel Demillo, lecturer in communication, will premiere the February episode tonight at 8:30 p.m. on CUNY-TV, channels 75 and 25.3. The show will be available online here and on Facebook @AsianAmericanLife. It is a half-hour special commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the “Day of Remembrance,” the internment of Japanese […]
Fatima Shaik, assistant professor in the department of communication and media culture, wrote an article, “Books Like These are Meant to be Troubling,” which was published on the PEN American Center website. It is a response to the actions of a school district in Virginia which took Huckleberry Finn and To Kill A Mockingbird out […]
On December 7, the department of communication and media culture held its induction ceremony for Saint Peter’s University’s Alpha Delta Gamma Chapter of the Lambda Pi Eta National Communication Association Honor Society.