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The Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law, University of Minnesota,
The Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation,
The Institute of Communications Research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,
Indiana University School of Journalism
Kegley Insitute of Ethics,
Fair Media Council,
Universidad de Navarra Facultad de Comunicación,
College of Mass Communication, Middle Tennessee State University.
Time Warner Inc.,
The School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon,
Department of Communications & Rhetorical Studies, Duquesne University,
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College of Mass Communication Middle Tennessee State University The College of Mass Communication at Middle Tennessee State University inspires intellectual freedom, experience and creativity. It's educational purpose is to stimulate success and responsibility among learners, giving them knowledge and skill in mass communication and critical thinking with which they can service their communities and exercise freedom of expression. Core values of the College are humanism, intellectual diversity, research and creative work, and critical thinking. With 14 undergraduate and graduate programs in journalism, electronic media, and the music recording industry, the College is one of the largest in the world. Anchored in free expression, the College is home to the John Seigenthaler Chair of Excellence in First Amendment Studies and the Office of Communication Research. Contact: Dr. John Omachonu, Acting Dean, College of Communications, Seigenthaler Center for First Amendment Studies, Box 51, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132. Telephone: 615.898.2195.
The Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law at the University of Minnesota The Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law is a research center located within the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota. Its primary mission is to conduct research on, and promote understanding of, legal and ethical issues affecting the mass media. The Silha Center also sponsors an annual lecture series; hosts forums, conferences and symposia; produces the Silha Bulletin, a quarterly newsletter, and other publications; and provides information about media law and ethics to the public. Support is provided for faculty research, and for Silha Fellows working on advanced degrees. Contact: The Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law, U. of Minnesota, 111 Murphy Hall, 206 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455-0418; Telephone: 612.625.3421.
Fair Media Council A 501(c)(3) mediawatch organization dedicated to keeping media responsible and responsive to the public it serves. Based on Long Island, the Council is supported by more than 200 businesses and non-profit organizations that recognize quality local news coverage means strong communities. Contact: Fair Media Council, Briarcliffe College, 1055 Stewart Ave., Bethpage, NY 11714. Telephone: 516.224.1860; Web site: http://www.fairmediacouncil.org.