Communication Studies

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Media Impact Across the Contemporary U.S.

Term: January 2017
Description: Students will visit New York City and Washington, DC to learn from media executives and scholars what they believe are the main issues currently facing the media impact on contemporary US society. Media industries visited will include newspapers, television, radio, magazine and book publishing, and advertising. The program is designed to expose students who have an interest in the mass media, both those majoring or minoring in Communication Studies as well as students from other disciplines, to some of the media-related issues affecting contemporary US society.
Click here to view the first online travelogue from New York and Washington, D.C. (January 2009)
Click here to view the most recent travelogue from New York and Washington, D.C. (January 2015)

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