Texas Civic Ambassador Leadership Summit 2022

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

The Texas Civic Ambassador Leadership Summit (TCALS) will facilitate civic learning and skill-building opportunities that cultivate individual and collective civic capacities, expose students to a range of different political viewpoints, and expand professional networks. This four-day-long Summit hosts various panels, workshops, speakers, and sessions that support and train this year's Texas Civic Ambassadors (TCAs). In brief, the TCAs will learn ...

Considering global public relations in times of war, sanctions, pandemics, and international crises

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Join us for a webinar presented by C. Kay Weaver from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Description: The public relations discipline has long attempted to develop models for global public relations by identifying commonalities and variables that serve as basic starting points in the development of international communication campaigns and diplomacy. These models seek to reduce complexity and standardize principles ...

Politics in Sports: What do People Really Think?

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Do sports and politics mix? It’s a perennial question in the court of public opinion. But what does public opinion actually say about it? And now that politics has become so ubiquitous in sports, how effectively do the media actually cover it? To hear informed answers to these and other questions, join us on March 22 for “Politics in Sports,” a panel ...

Leading Positive Change: The Challenge of Leading Digital Transformation in Newsrooms

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Please join us for a talk with Andrew Morse, Executive Vice President and Chief Digital Officer of CNN Worldwide and Head of CNN+. Mr. Morse will lead a lecture and discussion of adaptation and innovation in the age of digital media in journalism and newsrooms. Morse is responsible for CNN's global digital business, including CNN+, the organization's direct-to-consumer platform, the ...

On the Boundaries of Digital Markets: The Case of Spotify

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Dr. Patrick Vonderau – On the Boundaries of Digital Markets: The Case of Spotify *Friday, February 25, 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM CT* Location: BMC 5.208 & via Zoom: https://utexas.zoom.us/j/99936814002 What are we speaking about when we speak of digital markets? Taking a previous collaborative research project on Spotify as its starting point, this talk aims to contribute to an ongoing ...

UTNY: Moody in NYC Information Session

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

In-person information session for Moody College students interested in participating in the UT in New York (UTNY) program for the Fall 2022 semester and beyond.

Mary Beltrán Book Launch

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

RTF Associate Professor Mary Beltrán will give a talk based on her new book, Latino TV: A History, followed by a light reception outside in the DMC plaza. Synopsis: The first book-length study of Latina/o narratives and storytelling in U.S. English-language television, Latino TV: A History explores key moments of Chicana/o and Latina/o representation and authorship since the 1950s. Drawing on archival research, ...

Executive Communication Training

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

The Annette Strauss Institute’s Executive Communication Training is officially scheduled for January 12-13, 2022, at the University of Texas at Austin. This two-day program equips community members with the necessary tools to design and articulate their message to effectively reach target audiences. Hands-on workshops support executives and public-facing staff in meeting their communication goals with a specific focus on media ...

CMS Fall Faculty Panel: Social Justice and Advocacy

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

CMS faculty share thoughts about their research and interests around certain themes every other week this fall. Formal event is followed by “Afterwords” social gathering organized by CMS graduate community. Faculty Panelists: Scott Stroud, Erin Donovan, Mike Butterworth, & Stacey Sowards Room location: DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

CMS Fall Faculty Panel: Voice, Narrative, and Discourse

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

CMS faculty share thoughts about their research and interests around certain themes every other week this fall. Formal event is followed by “Afterwords” social gathering organized by CMS graduate community. Faculty Panelists: Matt McGlone, Jurgen Streeck, Dawna Ballard, & Anita Vangelisti Event location: DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

CMS Fall Faculty Panel: Interacting with Technology

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

CMS faculty share thoughts about their research and interests around certain themes every other week this fall. Formal event is followed by “Afterwords” social gathering organized by CMS graduate community. Faculty Panelists: Craig Scott, Sam Shorey, & Nik Palomares Room: DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room) Zoom link: https://utexas.zoom.us/j/94997073132

Meet and Greet: National Association of Black Journalists

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

Have some pizza and learn about the student chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists, an event open to all Moody students. Speakers include Dr. Natalie Tindall and Dr. Sean Upshaw of Advertising/PR, Dr. Kathleen McElroy of Journalism and Media, Community Impact Newspaper and The Drag Audio Production House, which is producing a podcast with NABJ.