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Event Planning: LipDub II


There was plenty of rain on the morning of BU’s latest BU LipDub shoot, but inclement weather was no match for 13 weeks of preparation and grand expectations. Jo O’Connor, an associate professor at COM, and her students were determined to make their mark on Friday, April 9, rain or shine.

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LipDub II

For this assignment in COM CM 561 Event Planning and Management, students created a short (3-6 minute) LipDub video highlighting the University and its students. Students shot the video on April 9 and completed it by April 15. Student teams had to oversee:

  • Budget
  • Permits/Location/Security
  • Music
  • Choreography/Props
  • Media/Marketing
  • Recruitment
  • Editing
  • Production Team Coordination
  • Dean of Students Office Coordination
  • Food/Post-Production Party
  • Follow Up

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