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January 10, 2014

Friday, January 10, 2014

Inside CCI – Available online at http://www.cci.utk.edu/insideCCI.

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COMMUNICATION STUDIES

 

Assistant Professor Jonathan Pettigrew and his co-authors’(Graham, J. W., Miller-Day, M., Hecht, M. L., Krieger, J. L., Shin, Y.) article, “Adherence and delivery quality: Implementation quality and outcomes of 7th grade keepin’ it REAL program,” is in press with Prevention Science. doi: 10.1007/s11121-014-0459-1

 

INFORMATION SCIENCES

 

SIS MS student Miriam L.E. Steiner Davis (PhD/Natural Resources ‘08), Chancellor’s Professor Carol Tenopir and Associate Professor Suzie Allard had their article, “Facilitating access to biodiversity information: A survey of users’ needs and practices,” accepted by Environmental Management. The DOI is 10.1007/s00267-014-0229-7. 

Assistant Professor Devendra Potnis recently joined the Editorial Review Board of the International Journal of Information and Communication Technologies and Human Development (IJICTHD). For more information please visit: http://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-information-communication-technologies.

 

JOURNALISM AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA

 

Professor Ben Bates attended CES 2014 as a part of the IRTS/CES faculty – industry seminar and previewed all the new devices driving connections and connectivity. The IRTS seminar stressed that the world is increasingly multiplatform and connected, communication is key, and communication and information graduates will need to be creative, cross-platform proficient, and adaptable to be successful. 

Congratulations to Iveta Imre for successfully completing and defending her dissertation.  Thanks to her dissertation committee Chair, Professor Sam Swan, and the other committee members, Associate Professor Candace White, Assistant Professor Nick Geidner and Professor Charles Maland (CAS).  The title of Dr. Imre’s dissertation is “Assessing the impact of United States mass media on Croatian cultural identities.”

 

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Jan. 20

MLK Holiday

Jan. 30

CCI Faculty Meeting with Chancellor & Provost, 9-10 am, Patrick Auditorium

Feb. 10 – 14

Faculty Appreciation Week

Feb. 21

CCI Faculty/Staff Meeting, 9-11 am, Patrick Auditorium

Feb. 21

CCI Experience Diversity Banquet, Bearden Banquet Hall, 7 pm

Feb. 26

CCI Research Symposium

Mar. 17-21

Spring Break

Mar. 31-Apr. 3

UT Social Media Week

Apr. 14

CCI/ AdvPR/JEM Honors Convocation, Scripps Lab, 3 pm

Apr. 18

Spring Recess

Apr. 25

CCI Faculty/Staff Meeting, 9-11 am, Patrick Auditorium

Apr. 25

Last Day of Classes

Apr. 28

Study Day

Apr. 28

CS Student Awards Ceremony, 4:30 pm

Apr. 29 – May 6

Final Exams

May 7

CCI Commencement Ceremony, Thompson Boling Arena, 4:30 pm

May 8

UT Graduate Hooding Ceremony, Thompson Boling Arena, 4:30 pm

May 9

SIS Hooding Ceremony, 10 am

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