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2018 ASJMC Winter Workshop

Our Future: Innovation in Journalism and Mass Communication Education

Phoenix • February 22-24


Thursday, Feb. 22

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM - ASJMC Executive Committee Meeting

6:30 PM Welcome Reception

Friday, Feb. 23

7:30 AM to 8:10 AM - Breakfast

8:15 AM to 8:30 AM - "Welcome"
Sonya Duhe', Loyola University, ASJMC President

8:30 AM to 9:15 AM - "Leadership, Transformation and Building a Culture of Innovation"
Speaker: Christopher Callahan, Dean, Arizona State University

9:15 AM to 10:30 AM
Administrative Track - "Digital Innovation's Impact on Curriculum"
Presiding: Thor Wasbotten, ASJMC President-Elect, Kent State University
Retha Hill, Professor of Practice and Executive Director of the Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lab, Arizona State University
Burghardt Tenderich, Professor of Professional Practice and Associate Director of the Strategic Communication and Public Relations Center, University of Southern California
Kevin Clay, Director of Digital Content Operations, ABC15
Sydney Michelle Maki, Arizona State University Student

Development Track - "Alumni, Advisory and Other Boards: How to Get Them Started, and How to Reboot When It's Time"
Presenter: Tiffany Walker Samuels, director of development, Reed College of Media, West Virginia University

10:30 AM to 10:45 AM - Coffee Break

10:45 AM to Noon
Administrative Track - "Enrollments - Going Up, Going Down or Staying Flat: From Advertising to PR"
Presiding: James Stewart, ASJMC Vice-President, Nicholls State University
Ann Brill, Dean/Associate Professor William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Kansas
Greg Luft, Professor/Chair Journalism and Media Communication Colorado State University
Charlie Mitchell, Associate Dean/Associate Professor the University of Mississippi Meek School of Journalism and New Media
Juan-Carlos Molleda, Edwin L. Artzt Dean/Professor School of Journalism and Communication University of Oregon

Development Track - "Cultivating the Key Relationship Between Dean and Development Officer"
Speaker: Doug Anderson, Dean Emeritus, Penn State University

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Joint Luncheon (both tracks) - Buffet
Table Topics:
Prepping for Accreditation, Paul Parsons, Dean, Elon School of Communication 
Increasing Diversity, Dorothy Bland, Dean, University of North Texas School of Journalism
Going global, Bill Silcock, Assistant Dean & Associate Professor, Arizona State University Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication 
Getting the big bucks 
Growing online, Andrea Tanner,  Director, School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of South Carolina & Associate Dean, College of Information and Communications

Joint Administrative and Development Tracks - Afternoon Sessions at Arizona State University

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM - "Fighting Fake News: From Facebook to Google"
Speakers: TBA

4:15 PM to 5:15 PM - "A View from the President's Office"
Speaker: President Michael Crow, Arizona State University

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM - Reception and tour at Arizona State University

Saturday, Feb. 24

8:30 AM to 9:15 AM - Breakfast buffet

9:15 AM to 10:30 AM
Joint Admin and Development Tracks - "Building a Culture of Philanthropy" 
Speaker: Gretchen Buhlig, Chief Executive Officer, ASU Foundation

11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
Joint Administrative and Development Tracks - "Climbing up the Higher Ed Ladder" Presiding: David Perlmutter, AEJMC President-Elect, Texas Tech University
Speaker: Lisa J. Marks, Senior Partner & Division President, Wheless Partners

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM - Box Lunch - Grab and Go

Workshop Ends

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