CMC’s Dr Anna Feigenbaum and colleague win first prize for pedagogy paper at MeCCSA 2013 Conference

CMC’s Dr Anna Feigenbaum and her colleague Dr Mehita Iqani from Wits University in South Africa have been awarded the Higher Education Academy first prize award for a pedagogy paper at the MeCCSA 2013 Derry conference. Their paper, ‘The (inter)disciplinarity of media studies: Pedagogical challenges and opportunities from the perspective of teaching staff,’ draws on… Read more »

The role of digital media in the Bournemouth Occupy movement

Occupy Bournemouth has come under the spotlight in a talk by Dr Kevin Moloney and Ana Adi at the Social Media, Journalism and Communication Symposium. The talk compared and analysed the #OccupyBournemouth group with other national and local groups within the Occupy movement. Their work was inspired by talks about the role digital and social… Read more »

CMC academic features in industry newsletter

 Graham Goode, marketing lecturer, published an article about the importance of an industry placements in the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s (CIM) South West regional autumn newsletter. Graham, also the Higher Education Ambassador for CIM Dorset branch, discussed how it is beneficial for students and the companies that employ them. Karen Ephram, employability coordinator for the… Read more »

CMC welcomes new staff

Dr. Heather Savigny At the start of the academic year, Dr Heather Savigny joined the Corporate and Marketing Communication Academic Group as Senior Lecturer in Politics. She is also co-convenor of the Political Studies Association’s Media and Politics Group (also with Dr Dan Jackson, also from CMC).  Her research is broadly located in the areas… Read more »