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Anne Vasquez, Chief Digital Officer, tronc Inc. to Keynote Kopenhaver Conference

National Conference: Explores Women in Communication: Breaking the Barriers Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay Campus, North Miami,  April 20, 2017 The Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication at Florida International University’s College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts invites you to the center’s Second Annual Conference, “Women in Communication: Breaking the Barriers.” This national [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Home Slider|0 Comments

Kopenhaver Center Fellow on C-SPAN

American History TV features Greenlee Prof. Tracy Lucht on ‘sob sisters’ and ‘stunt reporters’ AMES, Iowa – History is full of examples detailing the extremes women went to in order to break down gender barriers in journalism. In a class lecture that aired Jan. 7 on C-SPAN’s “Lectures in American History” program, Tracy Lucht, an [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Home Slider|0 Comments

Research Fellow in Residence

Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication appoints Nathalie Desrayaud, PhD 2017 Research Fellow In Residence Nathalie Desrayaud, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Communication in the School of Communication and Journalism at Florida International University. She earned her MA in Communication from the University at Buffalo, NY, and her PhD [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

“Unlocking Open Data for Storytelling”

Mike Sarasti, Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Miami, and Rebekah Monson, Co-Founder of Whereby.Us and The New Tropic, spoke on "Unlocking Open Data for Storytelling” to the second workshop of The Kopenhaver Center Leadership Fellows Program on Nov. 18. Their presentation was designed to assist attendees to navigate the world of data storytelling. [...]

“Women in Communication: Breaking the Barriers” Conference

National Conference: “Women in Communication: Breaking the Barriers”  at Florida International University’s beautiful Biscayne Bay Campus,  April 20, 2017 Follow us on Twitter and Facebook Are Communication Professionals Achieving Their Potential? Findings from the 2016 national survey conducted by the Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication reveal that women in communication professions are [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Home Slider, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2016 Leadership Fellows Program

Where today’s success stories mentor tomorrow’s stars Program Mentors and Mentees click on link above  Women represent more than half the population and two thirds of college graduates nationwide. And yet only a quarter of top management jobs in news organizations are held by women. Women are 6% of sports editors, 11% of radio news [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Home Slider, Leadership Fellows Program, Uncategorized|0 Comments

FIU/FSPA 44th Annual South Florida Journalism Day

FIU/FSPA 44th Annual  South Florida Journalism Day sponsored by Florida International University, School of Communication and  and Journalism and Florida Scholastic Press Association District 6 The Future of Communication: Write, Produce & Create Keynote Address: Calvin Hughes, Anchor - Local 10 WPLG / The Future of Communication – The field of Journalism has changed in many ways. Besides the role of reporter, [...]

By | October 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Communication Leadership Power Program Webinar: “Communicating in a Global Marketplace”

A webinar with Flavia Vigio, Executive Director, Golin Miami and Latin America: “Communicating in a Global Marketplace” DATE: Thursday, October 27, 2016 / TIME:  2 to 3:30 p.m. LOCATION: Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay Campus,  3000 NE 151st St. and Biscayne Blvd., AC 2, Room 252 Golin Miami and Latin America, a communications firm providing a [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4th Annual Cohort of Kopenhaver Center Fellows at 2016 AEJMC Convention

4th Annual Cohort of Kopenhaver Center Fellows at 2016 AEJMC Convention Women Faculty Moving Forward Workshop: Surviving and Thriving in the Academy   The Kopenhaver Center and the AEJMC Commission on the Status of Women hosted the fourth annual Women Faculty Moving Forward Workshop, Surviving and Thriving in the Academy, at the AEJMC Convention in Minneapolis in [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Webinar: Caridad Hernandez-Wood Executive Producer of Investigations and Special Projects for CBS4

  A webinar with Caridad Hernandez-Wood (FIU Alumna) Executive Producer of Investigations and Special Projects for CBS4 Caridad Hernandez-Wood is the Executive Producer of Investigations and Special Projects for CBS4Miami. She is responsible for the production of stories generated by the team of investigators and reporters dedicated to bringing awareness to important issues, exposing wrongdoing [...]

By | September 15th, 2016|Comments Off on Webinar: Caridad Hernandez-Wood Executive Producer of Investigations and Special Projects for CBS4