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The Story of Movies

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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 […]

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 […]

Lecture by Gambian Journalist Omar Bah

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Lecture by Gambian Journalist Omar Bah

27 Mar 2014 | by Adam Roth

The Annual Christiane Amanpour Lecture on Global Journalism We are delighted to welcome Omar Bah, a Gambian journalist who was tortured, declared ‘WANTED’ and eventually forced into exile for speaking up against injustice in his native Gambia, to campus for the annual Christiane Amanpour Lecture series. Bah, a URI alum, has written about his experiences […]

Call for Papers & Panels for VisCom

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Call for Papers & Panels for VisCom

28 Feb 2014 | by KShimoda

The Call for Papers and Panels for VisCom 28 West Greenwich, Rhode Island June 22 – 26, 2014 For the first time in 28 years, the VisCom conference is going east, far east, of the Mississippi. Co-sponsored by Roger Williams University and the Harrington School of Communication and Media at the University of Rhode Island, this promises […]