Faculty in the News

This section features news about our awesome Civic Communication and Media faculty!


Prof. Maegan Parker Brooks partners with Kellogg Foundation and Tougaloo College for civil rights project

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Catalina de Onís receives 2017 NCA Environmental Comm dissertation award

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Vincent Pham named a 2017 recipient of the Outstanding New Investigator Award

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Maegan Brooks’ Documentary Team Receives MHC Grant for Fannie Lou Hamer Film

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Green Fund Annual Grant Award

Professor de Onís was awarded the Green Fund Annual Grant Award for her project, The Salem Spark: Communicating a Culture of Sustainability at Willamette University.

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Switchboard makes connections for jobs and more

An alumna launches a new career thanks to the free Willamette community resource.

an alumna speaks with former White House Chief of Staff Leon Panetta and Sylvia Panetta, his wife
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Professor Richards receives national award for teaching excellence

The civic communication and media professor was lauded for using civic engagement and experiential projects to help students learn.

Cindy Richards
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Questions of Truth

Willamette faculty and staff discuss how the university prepares students to separate fact from fiction in an information-saturated world.

drawing of Scrabble-like letter tiles scattered on a game board with some tiles spelling “Questions of Truth”