Category Archives: Spotlight

Opportunity for NY Students: PitchNY 2018

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Over the past two years, Governor Cuomo’s Office of Motion Picture & Television Development, the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts, and NBCUniversal have hosted PitchNY, a workshop that provides aspiring filmmakers, producers and writers from across New York with resources and advice and facilitates connections with entertainment experts. This year, PitchNY invites undergraduate students and recent alumni to participate in the one-day intensive… Read more »

Distinguished Fordham University CMS alumnus and former sports editor of The Ram Ernie Palladino passed away

Distinguished Fordham University CMS alumnus and former sports editor of The Ram Ernie Palladino passed away on Saturday after a 10-year battle with cancer. Ernie was beloved by his colleagues after a 40-year career in the newspaper business, including 20 years as Giants beat writer for the Journal News. Ernie was a regular guest lecturer at Fordham in our Sports Communication class over the… Read more »

Film Competition // Lionsgate x DUST

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CONFIDENTIALLY, DUST is partnering with Lionsgate, 21 Laps and filmmaker duo the Baker Brothers on the upcoming release of KIN, starring James Franco and Zoe Kravitz, for the DUST x KIN Sci-Fi Short Film Competition. The competition offers emerging filmmakers a chance for their work to be presented in front of DUST’s devoted audience of 1M+ science fiction fans. Here is a brief… Read more »

Digital Production for New Media instructor

The Department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University, the Jesuit university of New York, is seeking adjunct instructors in digital production for the Fall term 2018 its Manhattan and Bronx campuses.   The instructor would teach DTEM 2421 Digital Design for New Media in the Fall of 2018. We currently have one position available at our Manhattan campus on Tuesday… Read more »

Open Position: Lecturer in Television Narrative: Practice and Theory Department of Communication and Media Studies, Fordham University

Fordham University, the Jesuit University of New York, invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Lecturer position in the Department of Communication and Media Studies, to start September 1, 2018, in our Film and Television undergraduate program.  The position will be based at Fordham’s Bronx campus.  This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal. The ideal candidate will… Read more »

Open Positions (2): Lecturers in Multimedia Journalism Practice Department of Communication and Media Studies, Fordham University

Fordham University, the Jesuit University of New York, invites applications for two full-time, non-tenure track Lecturer positions in the Department of Communication and Media Studies, to start September 1, 2018.  Both positions are identical: one will be based at Fordham’s Lincoln Center campus in Manhattan and the other at the Bronx campus.  These are one-year positions with the possibility of… Read more »

Course Spotlight – Game Culture: Theory and Practice

Register today for the new Fall 2018 course Game Culture: Theory and Practice! This course emphasizes exploration and critical thinking as we discover how games are designed to address issues such as social justice, gender representation, behavioral change, and education. Through analyzing game artifacts and engaging in creative exercises, students will be able to think critically about games and how… Read more »

Flash Advising Opportunities for Students Interested in CMS Majors!

NYPD 3rd annual Campus Sexual Assault Poster Contest

ANNOUNCEMENT SUBMISSIONS REQUESTED FOR THE 3rd ANNUAL NYPD CAMPUS SEXUAL ASSAULT POSTER CONTEST WITH $5000 IN PRIZES The New York City Police Department is inviting undergraduate and graduate students to showcase their artistic talent and their commitment to ending campus sexual assault by participating in the NYPD Campus Sexual Assault Poster Contest. The goal of the contest is to encourage… Read more »

CMS Info & Declaration Sessions at Rose Hill

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New Comm & Media Studies Departmental Information and Declaration Sessions are coming soon at Rose Hill.  The Associate Chair, Dr. Knobel, does these sessions in groups so that she has time to meet with students individually afterwards who need guidance about which one to choose or other questions. Any sophomore or junior who is undeclared MUST attend one of these sessions if they… Read more »