Introducing the ICM Snow Fall Challenge for college media
CICM shop talk / College Media / contests

Introducing the ICM Snow Fall Challenge for college media

Dan Reimold and I recently discussed special multimedia projects like the New York Times’ Snow Fall and the Guardian’s Firestorm, and why such projects can be a challenge for college media outlets. I’ve discussed this topic previously. During that discussion, I threw out the concept of a challenge: The College Media Snow Fall Challenge. And … Continue reading

Six years and counting
CICM shop talk

Six years and counting

Photo by Flickr user Ryskiphoto, used by permission under Creative Commons license. Saturday marked the 6th blogiversary of this here effort. Since nobody reads blogs on Saturdays, I’m marking the occasion today. According to the most official source known to humankind, the anniversary is usually celebrated by gifts of iron, sugar, or wood objects. About … Continue reading

CMA now College Media Association
CICM shop talk / College Media News

CMA now College Media Association

(This was just announced. You’ll note a change in the header, and the press release reproduced below) College Media Advisers, the organization of professionals who train and support student-produced media on college campuses, has changed its name to College Media Association. The change is intended to reflect the association’s broader mission, according to CMA President David Swartzlander, assistant … Continue reading