News Alert: SXU’s Brad Mello published in Borderzine.com

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Communication Associate Professor and Chair Brad Mello, Ph.D., along with a team of three other communication and journalism professors were recently published on Borderzine.com. Their multimedia journalism piece on border control issues were a result of his participation in the eighth annual Dow Jones News Fund Multimedia Training Academy…

SXU’s Brad Mello selected to participate in Dow Jones Multimedia Training Academy

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Communication Associate Professor and Chair Brad Mello, Ph.D., is schedule to participate in the eighth annual Dow Jones News Fund Multimedia Training Academy this month at the University of Texas in El Paso. The week-long multimedia-journalism academy has a proven track record of seven successful years helping journalism educators…

SXU’s Dr. Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn published a chapter in a book

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Language and Literature Adjunct Professor Anna Gasienica-Byrcyn, Ph.D., recently published a chapter entitled, “”Motyw światła i gliny w twórczości Joanny Pollakówny i Jacka Sempolińskiego” (“The Motif of Clay and Light in the Works of Joanna Pollakówna and Jacek Sempoliński”) in the book Strony Joanny Pollakówny (Aspects of Joanna Pollakówna)…

SXU’s Associate Professor Brad Mello participated in the National Communication Association’s annual conference

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Communication Associate Professor and Chair Brad Mello, Ph.D., participated in the National Communication Association’s (NCA) Basic Course Division top panel titled “The Basic Communication Course Annual Forum: A SWOT Analysis of the Basic Course.” His paper was based on his article which appeared in the annual recently. While at…

Dr. Blake Paxton, Assistant Professor of Communication lands a book contract with Routledge Press

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Assistant Professor of Communication Blake Paxton, Ph.D., recently landed a book contract with Routledge Press. His forthcoming (2018) book is described below: At Home with Grief: Continued Bonds with the Deceased chronicles Blake Paxton’s ethnographic study on continued relationships with the dead. Bereavement scholars have discussed the importance of not treating these…

SXU’s Jacquelyn Arcy published article in Feminist Media Studies

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Communication Department Professor Jacquelyn Arcy, Ph.D., published an article entitled, “Emotion work: Considering gender in digital labor” in Feminist Media Studies 16(2). The article explores gendered labor in digital media. Drawing upon feminist theories of “women’s work,” this piece proposes a new direction for research in media studies that analyzes how…

SXU’s Brad Mello partakes in 2016 AAC&U Annual Meeting in Washington, DC

Saint Xavier University Associate Professor of Communication and Department Chair Brad Mello​ presented at the American Association of College and Universities (AAC&U) 2016 Annual Meeting from Wednesday, Jan. 20 to Saturday, Jan. 23 in Washington, DC. Prof. Mello presented during a session entitled, “Assignment Design as a Hot Spot for Faculty and Institutional Collaboration,” where faculty from four higher…