A global media and communication conference

ATHENS, OHIO

OCTOBER 26-28, 2012

 

 

COMM DEV ANNIVERSARY PROGRAM

 

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CULTURAL INDUSTRIES AND DEVELOPMENT/SOCIAL CHANGE

 

10:00-10:45 Baker Center Room 230

 

Panel Organizer: Dr. Vibert Cambridge (Comm Dev graduate 1988)

 

Panel Members

 

Karen Nava (Publications and Art Director, National Council of La Raza; Comm Dev graduate 2000)

 

Carolyn Walcott (Director of the Centre for Communication Studies, University of Guyana; Comm Dev graduate 2011)

 

Professor Eric Williams (Associate Professor and Director, School of Media Arts & Studies, Ohio University)

 

Professor Brian Zahm (Assistant Professor, School of Media Arts & Studies, Ohio University)

 

 

 

Working with Development Agencies: Jobs, Consulting and University Partnerships

 

11:00-11:45 Baker Center Room 230

 

Panel Organizer: Dr. David Mould

 

Panel Members

 

Dr. Karen Greiner (Visiting Assistant Professor, Center for International Studies and School of Media Arts & Studies, Ohio University)

 

Lauren Brown Vulanovic (World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Americas; Comm Dev graduate 2008)

 

Dr. Yusuf Kalyango (Assistant Professor & Director of the Institute for International Journalism, Scripps School of Journalism, Ohio University)

 

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Lunch - 12:00-2:00 Baker Center Room 219

(In the Multicultural Center)

 

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A Conversation with Dr. Rafael Obregon, Chief of the Communication for Development Unit at UNICEF (Comm Dev Graduate 1994)

 

2:15-3:00 Baker Center Room 230

 

 

 

Communication and Development – Taking the Academic Career Path

 

3:15-4:00 Baker Center Room 230

 

Panel Organizer: Dr. Drew McDaniel

 

Panel Members

 

Dr. Masudul Biswas (Assistant Professor, Department of Communication/Journalism, Shippensburg University; Comm Dev graduate 2007)

 

Dr. Vladimir Bratic (Associate Professor, Communication Studies, Hollins University; Comm Dev graduate 2001)

 

Dr. Hala Guta (Assistant Professor, Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University; Comm Dev graduate 2006)

 

Dr. Musonda Kapatamoyo (Assistant Professor, Department of Mass Communications, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; Comm Dev graduate 2003)

 

Dr. Patrick Murphy (Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Broadcasting, Telecommunications and Mass Media, Temple University; Comm Dev graduate 1990)

 

 

 

Communication and Development: Past, Present, and Future

 

4:15-5:00 Baker Center Room 230

 

Panel Organizer: Dr. Josep Rota


 

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5:00-6:30 Baker Center Rooms 231, 233, and 235

Interactive open spaces

Share your research and ideas.

 

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keynote Speech

 

7:00-8:00 Baker Center Theater

 

See the Global Fusion Schedule for Details

 

 

 

Communication & Development Silver Anniversary Party

 

8:30 – Midnight: 26 Sunnyside Drive in Athens

 

Come celebrate 25 years of history!

 

A small donation will be requested to cover food and beverages

 

  

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION email: global.fusion@ohio.edu