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Event Photo of Sacred Heart Film and Television Students Experience Sundance

Sacred Heart Film and Television Students Experience Sundance

Students from Sacred Heart University’s film and television master’s program (FTMA) spent five days in Utah recently, absorbing inspiration at the annual Sundance Film Festival—the largest U.S. event dedicated to independent films. Founded in 1978, the festival takes place each January in Utah under the management of the nonprofit Sundance Institute. It comprises competitive categories […]

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FTMA Announces 49 Hour April Fools Film Festival

49 Hour April Fools Film Festival Grab your camera, assemble a crew, and create a short film from start to finish – all in one weekend of filmmaking fun! We will announce the genre for the film, along with a required prop, line of dialogue and a character name. Your job is to figure out […]

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Event Photo of Sports, Race and the Media Event – Guests: Dave Zirin and Howard Byrant

Sports, Race and the Media Event – Guests: Dave Zirin and Howard Byrant

The School of Communication, Media & the Arts’ Sports & Society Series presents “Sports, Race and the Media,” a conversation with Howard Bryant, ESPN senior writer, NPR correspondent and author, Doug Glanville, former MLB player and current baseball insider for NBC Sports Chicago, and Dave Zirin, sports writer, on Thursday, October 11, at 6:30 p.m. in […]

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Event Photo of Sacred Heart University, WSHU and Hearst Connecticut Media Group to Host Gubernatorial Debates

Sacred Heart University, WSHU and Hearst Connecticut Media Group to Host Gubernatorial Debates

  The Hearst Connecticut Media Group, Sacred Heart University (SHU) and WSHU Public Radio are collaborating on gubernatorial candidate debates prior to the Aug. 14 primaries, as well as in advance of November’s general election. Separate primary debates are planned for both the Democratic and Republican candidates, with each taking place at the Martire Business & Communications Center on […]

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Event Photo of Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Inspires Sacred Heart Audience

Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Inspires Sacred Heart Audience

Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman spoke about becoming a world-class gymnast and surviving sexual abuse to a sold-out crowd at Sacred Heart University’s Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts in late September. Jen Lada, ESPN reporter, moderated the discussion and started by asking Raisman, 24, how she got involved in gymnastics. “I started at 2 […]

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Event Photo of SCMA Graduate School Commencement Exercises

SCMA Graduate School Commencement Exercises

Sacred Heart University’s School of Communication, Media & the Arts recently awarded master’s degrees to nearly 100 graduate students at an intimate ceremony in the Frank and Marisa Martire Business & Communications Center. Faculty, staff, friends and family gathered in the Martire atrium for congratulatory remarks from administrators and guest speakers before diplomas were bestowed. “You are graduating […]

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