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Heroic: IUP Team Takes Top Prize at International Education Conference for Their “HERO 1” Game Project

Communications Media students led by Professor Luis Almeida won a top prize for their video game proposal at the Education Without Borders conference in Dubai, March 26–28. The IUP proposal—for an educational video game called “HERO 1” to teach the English language and American culture to Arab students—was one of only 32 papers the EWB organizers selected for conference presentation out of approximately 3,600 submissions worldwide. Their paper went on to win first place in the “New Media and Mobile Learning” category.

Posted on 4/4/2013 3:29:34 PM

Communications Media Alumnus Wins Achievement Award

Jeff Chiarelli, a December 2006 graduate, recently won an Achievement in Radio Award in the category of “Best Weekday Overnight Host.”

Posted on 2/17/2009 12:12:12 PM

Konetes Publishes Article on Distance Education Impact on Developing Nations

George Konetes, a graduate student in the Communications Media Department, recently published an article discussing the impact that distance education can have on developing nations. The article was accepted in The International Journal of Instructional Media for a 2011 publication date.

Posted on 2/9/2009 10:05:29 AM

IUP Professors Find No Perfect Formula for Political Success

Professors Mary Beth Leidman and Sarah Tourtellotte and student Jaclyn Emershaw presented research on commonalities of female politicians at the 2008 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Women’s Consortium Conference.

Posted on 2/9/2009 9:37:21 AM

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