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COM alumna receives 2013 Pathbreaker Award

An estimated 100,000 American children are exploited through sex trafficking every year in the United States. To recognize a national leader in the fight to end sex trafficking, Shared Hope International will present one of its three 2013 Pathbreaker Awards to Husch Blackwell Partner Cynthia L. Cordes (’01) . Cordes recently joined the firm’s Government… Read More

WTBU named Station of the Year by CMJ

WTBU brought home the “Station of the Year” award for the first time during this year’s annual College Radio Awards in New York City. College Music Journal (CMJ) chose WTBU out of four international nominees to win the festival’s top prize. “A big fat “congrats” to all the winners!” CMJ posted on its website. The… Read More

‘Kids Living with Slim’ recognized by Al Jazeera

Film Professor Sam Kauffmann attended the 7th Annual Al Jazeera International Documentary Film Festival in Doha, Qatar, where he screened his most recent film, Kids Living with Slim. The film follows seven African children who are HIV positive (the word “slim” is slang for HIV/AIDS). Al Jazeera festival organizers had seen the film at the… Read More

BU photojournalists win 17 BPPA awards

Boston University students won 17 out of 26 total prizes awarded in the sixth annual Boston Press Photographers Association college photography contest. COM seniors Amy Donnelly and Alessandra Hartkopf led the way with two first prizes each. The contest was judged by The Boston Globe staff photographer Bill Greene; The Patriot Ledger staff photographer Greg… Read More

COM announces Blue Chip winners

The College of Communication congratulates the 2009 winners of the Blue Chip Award, given to students who have demonstrated excellence in their academic and professional endeavors, leadership among their peers and involvement in College groups and activities. COM Blue Chip Awards – Images by Dominick Reuter Allison Elvove is a recent graduate from COM’s Film… Read More

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