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Registration is open for the 2019 Greenlee Summit on communications, politics and civility

S.E. Cupp of CNN and Leslie Gaines-Ross of Weber Shandwick will present at the second annual Greenlee Summit, which will take place Sept. 5-6 on the Iowa State University campus. Hosted by the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, the summit will bring industry professionals, community leaders, educators and students together to discuss strategies for fostering civil discourse.

Civility in the Media, and its Role in Culture and Politics

The Greenlee Summit this fall at Iowa State University will focus on “Communications and Civility in our Democracy.” It is a timely topic (right before the Iowa Caucuses) that will engage and inform hundreds of people, many of whom work in and around communications and media.   Media plays a critical role in cultivating and … Continue reading Civility in the Media, and its Role in Culture and Politics

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Q&A with WOI-TV Anchor Elias Johnson and Greenlee School Director Angela Powers

Q&A with WOI-TV Anchor Elias Johnson and Greenlee School Director Angela Powers January 31, 2019 Elias: Why is civility in media important? Angela: We must learn to disagree with each other practicing civility and respect. Our role as journalism educators and media professionals is to practice fair and balanced reporting especially in politics and social issues. Communicating and … Continue reading Q&A with WOI-TV Anchor Elias Johnson and Greenlee School Director Angela Powers

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Women, Civility and Media in the 2020 Campaign

  Six. That’s how many women are running for the Democratic party’s presidential nomination in 2020. Eight. That’s how many women have ran for a major party’s presidential nomination from 1789-2016. In one election cycle the number of women pursing a major party’s presidential nomination has nearly doubled. That seems newsworthy, but that’s not the … Continue reading Women, Civility and Media in the 2020 Campaign

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Communications and Civility in our Democracy

The inaugural Greenlee Summit in 2018 focused on trending strategies for journalism, advertising and public relations. Its theme resonated with more than 200 professionals who wanted to connect with and keep the attention of audiences, embrace digital evolution, and better understand what channels play a dominant role in reaching our targets.