Friday, November 6, 2015
Inside CCI – Available online at http://www.cci.utk.edu/insideCCI.
SCHOOL OF ADVERTISING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS
Professor Ron Taylor’s article, “The role of message strategy in improving hand hygiene compliance rates,” was published in the current issue of American Journal of Infection Control.
SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SCIENCES
Professor and CCI Associate Dean of Research Suzie Allard is P.I. of a recent award from the U.S. Geological Survey under the USGS Core Science Analytics and Synthesis (CSAS) Ecosystem Studies Program. Chancellor’s Professor Carol Tenopir has a Senior Personnel role in the project, which began 9/1/2015 and is renewable through 8/31/2020 with anticipated total funding of $450,000. The project focuses on data management during the science data lifecycle including practices, policies, education, methods and science applications.
JOURNALISM & ELECTRONIC MEDIA
Director and Professor Peter Gross will be the keynote lecture at the International Conference on “Covering the Communist Past: Media Transformation and Memory in Albania,” in Tirana, Albania, November 9-10, 2015.
Congratulations to Natalie Manayeva for successfully completing and defending her dissertation. Thanks to her dissertation chair Professor Paul Ashdown and her other committee members: Assistant Professor Amber Roessner, Professor Ed Caudill, Governor’s Chair Professor Howard Hall (COE), and Professor Michael Fitzgerald (CAS). The title of Dr. Manayeva’s dissertation is “Russian anti-Americanism, public opinion and the impact of the state-controlled mass media.”
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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