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We need your help to find a Film/Media Technology Director for the Harrington School of Communication and Media at the University of Rhode Island.

Are you teaching students about media representations of gender? Would you be
interested in bringing this topic to your students? 

We are looking for an individual to lead a dynamic new initiative in media literacy for urban teens this summer. CF Digital, a community media center located in the Adams Memorial Library in Central Falls, provides digital literacy and experiential learning to people of all ages. The URI Harrington School is partnering on this project in advancing

A team of researchers at the Media Education Lab have completed a 3-year evaluation of a program that enables high school students to learn the fundamentals of broadcast journalism with help from PBS mentors.
Renee Hobbs explores the way in which online journalism blurs boundaries between art and advocacy in this scholarly article published in I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society.

A new scholarly publication explores how unexpected moments lead to powerful learning experiences

After the horrifying murders of the Connecticut school children, we're hardly capable of reacting with anything other than grief, sadness and rage. But parents and teachers can and must transform the event into something meaningful for children and teens.

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