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Former CDC Marketing Director to Lead New Center for Health Communication

Former CDC Marketing Director to Lead New Center for Health Communication

Jay M. Bernhardt, former director of the National Center for Health Marketing at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has been named founding director of The University of Texas at Austin Moody College of Communication's new Center for Health Communication.

Live Super Bowl Ad Rating Panel Organized by UT Austin Moody College of Communication

During this Sunday's Super Bowl, advertising professors from The University of Texas at Austin Moody College of Communication will live tweet critiques of Super Bowl ads.

Research Helps Explain Patient Knowledge of Vaccines, Providing Insight for Health Care Providers and Educational Campaigns

Health care providers face a communication challenge when seeing patients who have formed negative or ambivalent opinions on vaccinations through Twitter.

UT Austin College of Communication Organizes Live Super Bowl Ad Rating Panel

During this Sunday's Super Bowl, advertising professors from The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication will live tweet critiques of Super Bowl ads. Professor Neal Burns (@berryboy316), Assistant Professor Kevin Thomas (@kevin_d_thomas), Assistant Professor Angeline Close (@angelineclose) and Assistant Professor Robert Lewis (@robertjoellewis) will share their thoughts under #SBAdJudge. "For many, not only…   » Continue Reading


Belo Center for New Media Dedication Ceremony and Tours Take Place Nov. 1

The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication will host Belo Center for New Media tours and a building dedication ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 1, at 300 W. Dean Keeton St.

Texas Program in Sports and Media Awards Fellowships to Analyze Intersection of Sports and Media

The Texas Program in Sports and Media at The University of Texas at Austin has awarded five faculty fellowships, totaling $25,000, to College of Communication research teams investigating a range of issues related to the cultural intersection of sports and media.

Branding, Measurement and New Media’s Impact Focus of Advertising Conference, April 12

Event: Some of the thinkers and practitioners who are shaping the future of the advertising and branding industry will gather at the conference "And the Brands Played On," produced by the Department of Advertising and Public Relations at The University of Texas at Austin. Presenters include: Gay Gaddis, president and CEO of T3 (The Think…   » Continue Reading

Digital Media Researchers Receive Grants to Collaborate with Portuguese Universities

University of Texas at Austin researchers together with collaborating Portuguese researchers have received six grants totaling about $1.5 million U.S. ($1.2 million Euros) from the Science and Technology Foundation of Portugal (FCT) to expand the presence of advanced digital media through educational and research exchange.

Coming from every corner of the state, thousands of Texans will travel to Explore UT

Coming from every corner of the state, thousands of Texans will travel to Explore UT

Watch Audio SlideshowDownload Explore UT Program (PDF) On March 6, thousands of children will be roaming the halls of The University of Texas at Austin and getting a peek of what the future could hold. They will come to the campus from all over Texas, from small towns and cities across the state. Some will…   » Continue Reading

Experts Available to Talk About Breast Cancer

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss the illness from the importance of screening to how people use communication strategies to cope with major illnesses.