Friday, September 4, 2015
UIS Lunch & Learn Series presents "Typewriters, Tape Reels and Social Media"
WHEN: Thursday, September 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
WHERE: Public Affairs Center (PAC) Conference Room C/D, located on the lower level of the PAC on the UIS campus.
DETAILS: WUIS and Illinois Issues magazine have joined forces to offer a 24/7 tech-savvy news and entertainment organization, leveraging technology and social media tools. General Manager and publisher Randy Eccles will lead a 40th anniversary discussion with Illinois Issues editor Jamey Dunn and retired WUIS station manager Brad Swanson on the ever-changing business of radio, entertainment and print news media.
The cost for the hot buffet lunch and program is $23/per person. Reservations are requested, as seating is limited. Seating is available in the back for those who do not purchase the luncheon buffet. A discounted series subscription is available for $55/per person.
Other upcoming Lunch & Learn events include “Medicine on the Prairie” on October 13 and “Vietnam: A Catalyst of Change” on November 18. These lunch-time programs will stimulate thinking as they build upon the university's tradition of open and intelligent dialogue.
Visit www.uis.edu/advancement/alumni/ to register online. For more information, contact the UIS Office of Advancement at 217/206-6058 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.