Posts tagged "University of Illinois"

In Honor of Ebertfest: Favorite Films Featuring Teachers that Inspire

In Honor of Ebertfest:  Favorite Films Featuring Teachers that Inspire
Ebertfest  is taking place this week in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois.  I could not pass up the opportunity to participate in the Chicago Now tribute to the Pulitzer Prize   winning film critic Roger Ebert.  We share alumni status at the University of Illinois  College of Media and we both worked at the Daily Illini (albeit not at... Read more »

Skeptical About Social Media? Get Over It - Social Media Week is Here!

Skeptical About Social Media?  Get Over It - Social Media Week is Here!
            I was one of the skeptics. I didn’t understand the potential or growing pervasiveness of social media. I admit I am still “late to the party” when it comes to social media, but I am trying. Even though I am blogging on ChicagoNow, LinkedIn, on Facebook, putting out occasional... Read more »
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