CMS Hosts Admitted Students for its new Public Media MA

On Wednesday, April 20, 13 admitted students came to mingle with members of the faculty, our partners WFUV and WNYC, advisory board members, the director of Career Services, and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences staff to enjoy everyone’s company and find out more about the program.  We gathered at the Donald McGannon Center for Communication Research at Fordham’s Rose Hill… Read more »

Join us for a CMS Information Session! March 31 @ 12:30, LL 518

Dr. Gwenyth Jackaway, professor and associate chair of communication and media studies, will host an information session to provide an overview of the proposed majors along with some guidance for students about requirements and how to plan fall 2016 schedules. Feel free to join us! When: Thursday March 31, 2016 @ 12:30-1:30pm Where: Lincoln Center Campus, Lowenstein Building, Room 518…. Read more »

FREE VIP Tickets to the Nightly Show & Internship Opportunities for Fordham Students!

The Nightly Show invites Fordham staff and students to attend the show and experience television behind the screen. For students interested in an internship, you must attend a show with a resume to express your interest. Tickets are FREE and the e-mail link may be reused to attend numerous shows. For professors who wish to make it a class trip or assignment,… Read more »

Free Film Screening: The Name of the Rose, March 2 at 6pm, LL 424

Next Wednesday, March 2nd at 6:00 pm, there will be a special screening of The Name of the Rose, to honor the recently deceased philosopher and writer Umberto Eco. Please come along and bring your friends. Location: Lincoln Center, Lowenstein Building, room 424 For more information, please see attached flyer. THE NAME OF THE ROSE_S16

Come TODAY and Meet NBC’s Bob Dotson at his book signing and talk @ Martino Hall, 7th Floor!

Come and hear Bob Dotson talk about his 40-year career in TV news and what you need to get ahead in journalism today! Communication & Media Studies Dept. Martino Hall, 45 Columbus Avenue, 7th Floor Tuesday, February 23, 2016, from 11:30am – 1:00pm. Pizza lunch will be served.

“Deafening Modernism: The Politics and Poetics of Communicative Norms”- A Seminar Open to Faculty and Students!

The Fordham University Seminar on  Disability Research across Disciplines talk by Prof. Rebecca Sanchez “Deafening Modernism: The Politics and Poetics of Communicative Norms” With a discussion by Stephanie Kerschbaum (University of Delaware) Information: The seminar will be in RH (Keating 124) and LC (Lowenstein 614) linked by videoconference from 12 to 1:30 on Wed. Feb 24th, 2016. Lunch will be provided. Feel free to forward this invitation to other faculty and students who… Read more »

Masterclass with French Actor Melvil Poupaud! Chance to win a student membership to Film Society at Lincoln Center! All are welcome!

In over 20 years, French actor Melvil Poupaud, now in his early 40s, has built a unique, original career, acting in over 60 films and choosing roles that continuously resist typecasting. From Eric Rohmer to Raul Ruiz, François Ozon to Xavier Dolan, to mention only a few, Poupaud has worked with several generations of auteurs. His partners on screen have included Catherine Deneuve, Chiara Mastroianni, Matthieu Amalric,… Read more »

New Spring Course! Journalism and New Media Students, register for Data Journalism today!

Data Journalism Flyer Obtaining, interpreting, visualizing and displaying data are essential skills for journalists of the 21st Century. This hands-on introductory course in data visualization will help students learn to use data to tell visual stories. Register today!

We Are The Youth: Photo-journalist Project Chronicling the Stories of LGBTQ Youth, Discussion Event December 1.

One of the most common struggles cited by LGBTQ youth is isolation. Many LGBTQ youth don’t know anyone in their school or their lives who identify as LGBTQ, and if they do, those experiences may not align with their own. Some LGBTQ youth also grapple with their religious and faith backgrounds as they come to terms with their sexual and… Read more »

Internship at Pen World Voices Festival of International Literature!

The PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature is now recruiting for interns seeking placements in the Spring, 2016 session. These internships are particularly suited to students of event management, performance studies, marketing and public relations, non-profit management, arts administration, literature, and of course the liberal arts and humanities. This is an opportunity for students to gain meaningful experience behind… Read more »