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Dr. Jessalynn Keller's Research Featured in Gender Diversity Awareness Program

Dr. Jessalynn Keller's research has been featured in an article published for UCalgary's Gender Diversity National Awareness Program, explore.ucalgary.ca/hashtag-feminism.

Dr. Keller's latest book is Emergent Feminisms: Complicating a Postfeminist Media Culture

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CMF @ Esker: “Sweaty Zuckerberg and Cool Computing”

The Department of Communication, Media and Film is thrilled to announce that we are hosting an event in collaboration with The Esker Foundation, Calgary:

“Sweaty Zuckerberg and Cool Computing” by Dr. Mél Hogan

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Featured Faculty: Dr. Mél Hogan

Mél Hogan focuses on Environmental Media in the Communication, Media and Film Department and is writing a book about genomics in the cloud. Leading up to this, her research has been about server farms and data centers – their social implications and environmental impacts.

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Featured Faculty: Dr. Samantha Thrift

Dr. Thrift emphasizes students’ active engagement, often through experiential activities and assignments that synthesize theoretical knowledge and creative practice. Class projects like digital storytelling, video chain letters, and multi-media memoirs inspire her SoTL (Scholarship of Teaching and Learning) research, which examines the use of feminist, digital, and creative pedagogies to cultivate an inclusive and fun learning environment that supports student success. 

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Featured Faculty: Dr. Gregory Taylor

Gregory Taylor researches, writes and teaches about the changing relationship between communication systems and governments, both in Canada and internationally. Like his research, Dr Taylor’s classes engage with essential questions concerning current power dynamics in our rapidly evolving media landscape. 

Learn more about his research and courses being offered here.

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Featured Faculty: Dr. Annie Rudd

"As a media historian whose research focuses on photography, I explore the ways people of the past presented themselves to the world through photographs and the ways they understood photographs' capacity to 'reveal' human identity."

Learn more and view available courses here.

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CMF Undergrad Drew Thomas Explores How Historical Value is Constructed at Alberta Archaeological Sites

How is historical value constructed when classifying Alberta's Archaeological sites? Combined undergrad student in Communication, Media and Film/Archaeology, and PURE award winner Drew Thomas aims to find out.

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CMF Student Raven Lindgren's Explores Reproductive Rights in Rural India

Fifth year Communications student Raven Lindgren, is spending her summer working with a NGO called Development Alternative, specifically focusing her project on menstrual and reproductive health rights (maternal women, sexual health, family planning) within the rural area of Bundelkhand. The hope is to bring awareness surrounding these topics by creating a simple communication tool that will work best, based on the different villages’ needs. 

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Food policy on the menu as global experts descend on UCalgary

#Food policy on the menu as global experts descend on #UCalgary for June 18-19 forum.

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ConGRADulations! Class of 2018

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

9:30 a.m.

Morning Ceremony

  • Faculty of Arts for majors in:
    • Art History
    • Communication Studies
    • Communication and Culture
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Drama Education
    • Earth Science

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