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The Structured Self: Facebook and Social Identity

Current Students / Harrington School-Wide / Informal Learning Opportunities

The Structured Self: Facebook and Social Identity

16 Sep 2014 | by Lili Schliesser

Please join us for a brown-bag lunch seminar on Facebook and identity with Angela Cirucci Tuesday, September 16 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm   Davis Hall, Davis 106 (conference room) 10 Lippitt Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA In her recent project, The Structured Self, Angela Cirucci investigates social networking sites’ structural affordances and their influence on identity creation, maintenance, performance, […]

The Story of Movies

Communication Studies / Featured / Film/Media / Harrington School-Wide / Headlines / Informal Learning Opportunities / Journalism / Undergraduate / Writing & Rhetoric

The Story of Movies

14 Jun 2014 | by Adam Roth

 THE AMERICAN WEST AND THE WESTERN FILM GENRE   The Harrington School of Communication and Media is honored to partner with the Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) to support a weekend seminar on teaching the Western film. The seminar is in collaboration with the Film Foundation, a nonprofit organization established by Martin Scorsese in 1990 that preserves […]

UnClassroom Presents: Marketing URI Theater

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UnClassroom Presents: Marketing URI Theater

25 Apr 2014 | by Adam Roth

Professor Paula McGlasson and Professor Regina Bell invite you to the final presentation of the UnClassroom Project with the URI Theater Department DATE: Friday, April 25 TIME: 10:00am LOCATION: Pharmacy Bldg, Room 105   Students enrolled in Strategic Media Communication (PRS442) have been immersed in a semester-long project that is designed to increase awareness among […]

Film Screening and Discussion on Street Harassment

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Film Screening and Discussion on Street Harassment

18 Apr 2014 | by Adam Roth

 Screening and discussion of “Walking Home” by Nuala Cabral DATE: Friday, April 18 TIME: 1 p.m. LOCATION: Hardge Forum Nuala Cabral is an educator, filmmaker, activist and the co-founder of FAAN Mail, a media literacy initiative that addresses issues of social responsibility among musicians, artists and media professionals. 

Social Media Social

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Social Media Social

1 Apr 2014 | by Adam Roth

Exploring the Relationship between Traditional and Digital Media and Marketing We’re proud to sponsor the 3rd Annual Social Media Social, hosted by the newly-founded Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). This year, the theme of the program is “Social Media Social: The Tra-digital Age” and the event examines how businesses integrate traditional and digital […]