Friday, October 30, 2015
Inside CCI – Available online at http://www.cci.utk.edu/insideCCI.
SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SCIENCES
Professor and CCI Associate Dean of Research Suzie Allard authored this year’s Library Journal annual placements and salaries survey article. Her analysis and insights about the data provide a compass for readers to explore the report. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/category/placements-and-salaries/
Allard also attended the WC-WAVE (Western Consortium for Watershed Analysis, Visualization and Exploration) annual meeting October 6 – 8, 2015 as a part of her role as an External Advisory Board Member. http://westernconsortium.org/
Assistant Professor Devendra Potnis’ peer-reviewed mini-track proposal, “Managing ICT4D field research in the developing world: Challenges, opportunities, & innovative solutions,” has been accepted for the “ICTs in Global Development” track at the 22nd Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) to be held in San Diego, August 11 – 13, 2016.
JOURNALISM & ELECTRONIC MEDIA
Associate Professor Erin Whiteside’s chapter, “Applying the gatekeeper influence in sport communication model,” was published in the Routledge Handbook of Theory in Sport Management (2015).
WUTK will hold a fund raiser concert for the station Friday, October 30 at 9 p.m. at The Concourse in Knoxville. The show features Knoxville rapper Lil’ Iffy in his next-to-last concert appearance, ever. Also on the bill for this 18 and over show will be local bands Gamenight, and The Billy Widgets. A minimum donation of $5 is requested for entry, with all proceeds benefitting WUTK. The station is also hosting a benefit craft beer dinner Monday, November 2 at Sunspot Restaurant on The Strip at 6:30 p.m. for those 21 years of age and over. A limited number of reservations for the five course dinner are available. Call (865) 637-4663 for more information and to make your reservations. There will be valuable door prizes at this event, and proceeds from the $50 tickets benefit WUTK.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
|November 6||CCI Board of Visitors Meeting|
|November 6||CCI Awards & Scholarship Donor Appreciation Banquet (6:30 – 8:30 p.m.)|
|November 7||CCI Tailgate (3 hours prior to kickoff)|
|November 13||CCI Faculty/Staff Meeting (9:00 – 11:00 a.m.)|
|November 26, 27||Thanksgiving Holiday|
|December 1||Last Day of Classes|
|December 2||Study Day/CCI Holiday Party|
|December 10||Graduate Hooding|
|December 11||Fall Commencement|
|December 21 – 25||Winter Holiday|
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