Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Media and Communication




Graduate Joe Foley wins Royal Television Society Award

July 12th, 2017

Joe Foley won the ‘One to Watch’ award which recognises an individual who is at the start of their career but who has demonstrated the desire, skill and determination to go right to the top in the industry. 

Owen Seabrook set for a Year in Enterprise 2017/18

July 6th, 2017

Owen Seabrook is one of only four students to get the opportunity to develop their business during their third year at the University of Leeds with £5,000 in financial support, a business mentor, training and advice, office space and access to professional networks.

Denis McQuail (12 April 1935 - 25 June 2017)

June 29th, 2017

Professor McQuail started his career as a researcher at the University of Leeds, where he gained his PhD and worked closely with Jay Blumler at the Centre for Television Research.

World premiere of Nathan Minsberg’s first film at Berlin Brandenburg Jewish Film Festival

June 28th, 2017

Ginette (2017) is an hour-long documentary film in which a bonding experience between cameraman and grandmother materialises into the portrait of a woman's life journey spanning over 90 years.

PhD News – Summer 2017

June 22nd, 2017

Kristina Karvelyte and Ana Stojiljkovic have been awarded a PhD.

Owen Seabrook wins place on student leadership programme in New York

June 15th, 2017

BA Film, Photography and Media student, Owen Seabrook, is one of only 15 undergraduate students from the University of Leeds to get the opportunity to travel to New York in June 2017.

Giorgia Aiello invited to give talk at the University of Copenhagen

June 14th, 2017

What is the role of symbols, myths and ritual practices in the development of European identity promotion strategies in the context of the Eurozone crisis?

Katrin Voltmer and C.W. Anderson given book awards at the ICA annual conference

June 1st, 2017

2017 Book of the Year Award given to Katrin Voltmer for The Media in Transitional Democracies. Journalism Studies book award for best monograph given to C.W. Anderson for Rebuilding the News.

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