SJMC Weekly Announcements


Yiping Xia successfully defends dissertation

From Lew Friedland: On Thursday, Yiping Xia successfully defended his dissertation “A Lifeworld Approach to News Engagement: Life Contexts, Social Networks, and Chinese- Canadians’ Relationships with News.” Committee members: Chris Wells, co-chair, Sue Robinson, Lucas Graves, and Mike Xenos. Yiping is heading to UNC where he will begin his post-doc.

Past J202 TAs reunite at AEJMC conference

From Katy Culver: Past J202 TAs got together for our annual photo at the Wisconsin party at AEJMC. Smaller group this year but still fierce. From left to right: Mike Schmierbach, Cory Armstrong, Megan Duncan, Mike McClusky, Melissa Gotlieb, Mike Mirer, Katy Culver, Jo Lukito, Tim Macafee, Melissa Tully. 

Mike Wagner talks to NBC15 about Wisconsin primary election

Professor Mike Wagner spoke to Gabriella Rusk of NBC15 about Tuesday's primary election in Wisconsin.

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