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If you look up the word “entrepreneur” in the dictionary, you just might see a picture of Bre Auberry, B.S. Advertising 2015. In her sophomore year at CJC, she co-founded Swamp Records, which is the University of Florida’s first student-run record label. A year after graduation, she founded Black Thread…

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Posted: December 11, 2019

It is critical for a company to be recognized by their brand as well as to be known for supporting positive corporate responsibility through community initiatives. But will attaching themselves to one side of the debate on a controversial issue impact that brand image? Corporations have become more active on…

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Posted: December 3, 2019

Despite being used more and more as a treatment complementary to conventional care, acupuncture is still unfamiliar to a large segment of the population. Family medicine physicians have also just begun to integrate medical acupuncture into their conventional medical settings. One way to help physicians communicate information and understanding about…

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Posted: November 22, 2019

The College of Journalism and Communications is seeking a dynamic and effective Director of the new Office of Careers and Corporate Partnerships. The Director will lead a professional development and industry engagement strategy for students, recent alumni and employers – creating and directing a corporate engagement program that identifies and…

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Posted: November 13, 2019

An audio  interview with Yu-Hao Lee about his research on how digital games can help law enforcement officers better detect deception. Training Law Enforcement Officers to Identify Reliable Deception Cues With a Serious Digital Game  

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Posted: November 12, 2019

Recent research from Public Relations Assistant Professor Jay Hmielowski.  This summary is also available in Research and Insights.  Research has shown that political satire could play an important role in informing people about political issues. Moreover, these increases in knowledge could then result in people increasing their use of hard…

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Posted: November 5, 2019

Decolonizing Representations is a set of FREE workshops designed for those who want to learn to use digital tools to examine and re-imagine representations of Black, Latinx, Indigenous, Asian, & LGBTQ+ groups and people with disabilities at UF. See below for more information and learn more here: decolonizingdepresentations.com   

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Posted: October 11, 2019

Keisha Reynolds is the new University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Director of Human Resources starting on Oct. 10. Reynolds has more than 15 years of human resources experience inluding the last six at UF where she oversaw employee relations and coordinated strategic HR services for the Colleges…

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Posted: October 9, 2019

Two new positions have been posted: Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs Lecturer, Department of Advertising For more visit: www.jou.ufl.edu/join-us

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Posted: October 7, 2019

The UF Employee Assistance Program provides support and resources 24/7, by phone, online and through a mobile app. Services include: Confidential emotional support Worklife solutions Legal guidance Financial resources   Click here for more information: https://www.jou.ufl.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/EF_12345_UofFlorida.pdf    

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Posted: October 7, 2019