Wednesday, October 27

Tag: Media

Campus Academic Affairs, Campus News

Mass Communications Center hosts Alternative Media Panel

By. Alicia Brown Lincoln University’s Mass Communication center for Excellence, held a panel discussion on Alternative media. The event was held for students who are interested in a media career, but not the mainstream media. The event featured guest such as; Beth McConnell, a media and Democracy coalition and Jarred Barringer, a Freelance photographer. Mass communication professor Crittenden opened the event with a video that focused on youth empowerment. The video was produced by students who dropped out of school and learned how to produce their own documentaries. The panel wanted to enlighten the students of Lincoln, that working within the media does not only consist of the highlighted jobs such as; radio and T.V. McConnell stated “Private prisons charges inmates five dollars a...
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Students Participate in NBC 10 Academy

By: Regan Farley--This year, Lincoln University along with NBC Philadelphia, Ross Associates, and the Philadelphia chapter of the National Black Public Relations Society hosted  “NBC 10 Academy.” Thirteen students from Lincoln’s Mass Communications Center of Excellence were selected to take part in the program. The Academy first started as an idea between Mass Communications faculty, NBC 10’s Sales & Traffic Manager, Kathy Johnson, and Darisha Miller, Director of Media Relations at Ross Associates during the National Association of Black Journalist Conference this past summer. But on Tuesday October 18, 2011, the once great idea between the media professionals became a reality for Lincoln University and its students. Day one of the academy allowed students to interact with various m...