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Happening Around Campus and Beyond

 
 
 
 

Frank Center Presents: A Conversation about Media Leadership & Innovation

March 31, 7:00-8:00 PM

Join the College of Media for the kick-off event celebrating the Richard and Leslie Frank Center for Leadership and Innovation in Media! Leslie Frank, an Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist, hosts a conversation with Peter Alexander, chief White House correspondent for NBC News, and Judy Hsu, ABC 7 Chicago anchor and journalism alum, with time at the end for an interactive Q/A. Register here.

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Volunteer at Mediapalooza

Mediapalooza, is a week-long virtual event aimed at introducing admitted freshman to the College of Media. Running from March 29-April 2, we will be interacting with our Fall 2021 admitted freshmen in a variety of sessions.

The admitted students want to here from YOU, our current studets. Would you be willing to meet with an admitted student to share your experiences at Illinois and within the College of Media? The virtual one-on-one meetings will take place Thursday, April 1, from 5:30-6:00 PM Central Time.

Sign-up for a virtual one-on-one meeting.

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Impulse Magazine is seeking submissions

Impulse Magazine, UIUC's fashion, arts and culture publication, is seeking submissions for our upcoming volume! Our theme is "In Living Color," and may be interpreted as you see fit. Artists/photographers, submit 5 high-quality images of new/past work and a brief artist statement. Writers, submit new/past work such as poetry, articles or artistic writing. Submit to helloimpulsemag@gmail.com by April 4.

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Everybody Eats

Everybody Eats is a campus-wide initiative to ensure that those in our Illini community have access to a hot meal. There are currently two programs offering different meal options, Bevier Café and University Housing. Learn more at https://go.illinois.edu/everybody-eats.

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University of Illinois Students: Participate in a Paid COVID Vaccine Research Study

Help fight COVID by participating in a vaccine research study this spring and summer. If you are selected to participate, you may receive the COVID vaccine as part of your participation in the study. You can earn up to $997 and can help researchers understand how COVID spreads. Learn more: go.illinois.edu/covidvaccinestudy

 
   
 
 
 

Scholarships

 
 
 
 

Additional Scholarship Resources

As you start to think about scholarships for the next academic year, do not forget about the College’s Additional Scholarship Resources page. In addition to helping you think about the scholarship search process, this page highlights many awards that are offered by media organizations across the country.

Walter Cronkite Scholarship

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is accepting applications for the Walter Cronkite Scholarship. Scholarships range from $1000-$3000. Awards are merit-based and are awarded to students who plan to pursue a career in the media industry. In addition to completing the application, students must submit links to creative video work along with two letters of recommendation from faculty. The deadline to submit all materials is April 30, 2021.

 
   
 
 
 

Important Dates and Deadlines

 
 
 
 

Time Tickets available for Summer and Fall 2021
April 5, 2021

Fall 2021 schedule available in Course Explorer
April 5, 2021

Break - Non-Instructional Day
April 13, 2021

Summer and Fall 2021 Registration Begins 
April 19, 2021

Deadline to drop a full semester or second eight week course 
May 5, 2021

 
   
 
 
 

Academic Advising

 
 
 
 

If you have a quick question, you can visit virtual express advising. This is for 5 to 10 minute questions. Express advising is available at https://go.illinois.edu/MediaExpressAdvising on the following days and times while class is in session:

Mondays - 9:00am-10:30am Central Time
Thursdays - 1:30pm-3:00pm Central Time
Fridays - 10:30am-12:00pm Central Time

 
 
 
 
 
 
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