Raegan Burden

By using social media as a cultural, political mobilizing tool, Black politicians of both genders, such as voting-rights advocate Stacey Abrams, U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, have achieved elevated engagement and influence among voters. Online movements and social justice campaigns such as #BlackLivesMatters, #OscarsSoWhite, and #SayHerName…

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Posted: March 30, 2021

Raegan Burden, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Advertising lecturer of Cultural Engagement, has been selected by Havas, a global communication group, to participate in a virtual discussion about the future of women at work on March 31 from 11 a.m. to noon. The discussion panel is part…

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Posted: March 29, 2021

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Journalism Assistant Professor Rachel Grant, Advertising Lecturer of Cultural Engagement Raegan Burden and Master’s student Spenser Cheek are the co-authors of “I Am Speaking: 2020 VP Nominee Kamala Harris’ Impact of Black Feminism as Social Influencers on Twitter” selected as the Top…

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Posted: March 18, 2021

Raegan Burden, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Advertising lecturer of Cultural Engagement, is featured in “Creating Memorable Learning with Collaborations” an episode of the Teaching Beyond the Podium Podcast Series sponsored by the UF Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE). In the podcast, Burden describes how she transformed…

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Posted: November 2, 2020

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications today announced the planned expansion of We Are CJC, a multicultural initiative that gives voice and visibility to the College’s diverse faculty, staff, students and alumni. The video series will highlight and celebrate their personal reflections and stories of everyday advocacy.…

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Posted: October 15, 2020

Raegan Burden, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Advertising lecturer of Cultural Engagement, will be part of a distinguished group of speakers presenting at the virtual 2020 3% Conference from July 27-29. The conference theme, “The Future of Work,” will focus on the how the traditional work environment…

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Posted: June 4, 2020

University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications faculty Advertising Lecturer of Cultural Engagement Raegan Burden, Telecommunication Associate Professor and Marion B. Brechner First Amendment Project Associate Director Jasmine McNealy, and Advertising professor and CJC Online Undergraduate Program Director Michael Weigold, are  participating in the 2020 Virtual Visiting Professor Program…

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Posted: June 3, 2020

We Are CJC is a multicultural initiative created to highlight and support the College’s diverse faculty, staff, and student body. In celebration of Black History...

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Posted: February 21, 2020

The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications today launched “We Are CJC,” a multicultural initiative created to highlight and support the College’s diverse faculty, staff, and student body. In celebration of Black History Month, “We Are CJC” will highlight five Black, female faculty, staff and students who are…

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Posted: February 14, 2020

Raegan Burden, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Advertising lecturer of cultural engagement, was interviewed on Nov. 29 on CGTN’s “Global Business with Rachelle Akuffo” about how companies and government are trying to improve the workplace. Burden discussed why a shorter workweek can increase productivity and how viable…

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Posted: December 19, 2019

Raegan Burden, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Advertising lecturer of cultural engagement, has been selected by The 3% Movement as the academic “3% Voices Contributor” covering the 2019 conference. In this role, she will produce four editorials that will be featured on 3% Voices, which is distributed to…

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Posted: November 19, 2019

Raegan Burden, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Advertising lecturer of cultural engagement, will be a keynote panel moderator for Interface 2020 Better Together: Student Teams That Work on April 14, 2020. Ann Christiano, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications director of the Center for Public Interest…

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Posted: November 12, 2019