Category: Industry Professionals on Campus

‘Surviving RKelly’ Producer visits Spelman College

Being over two months since the series aired, Hampton discussed the lives of singer, songwriter R. Kelly’s victims and their families’ post-production. “The reason you don’t see a post interview with Dominique is because she wasn’t ready,” the producer stated. The audience learned from Hampton just how many roles she played while being a producer.

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XFINITY’S BLACK TV & FILM SHARES THE HBCU EXPERIENCE

According to Executive Director of Multicultural Products and co-founder of Comcast Xfinity’s Black Film & TV her brainchild “The HBCU Experience” was born out of a want to create a unique space on the cable network platform that celebrates historically black colleges and universities (HBCU). The Emory University graduate, Keesha Boyd understands the importance of HBCUs

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HORROR NOIRE: MORE THAN MONSTERS AND CLOWN FACED KILLERS

Horror scholar and executive producer of documentary and Shudder original, “Horror Noire”believes horror film narratives and its imagery helps the audience to understand and visualize ‘evil’ through symbols while not necessarily taking on a literal façade. “We can’t wrap our minds around human evil sometimes,” Tananarive Due said. “There are explanations in psychology, history and sociology

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DeVon Franklin uses a four letter word [love] to open dialogue during his stop on “The Truth Tour” at CAU

Hosted by the Clark Atlanta University’s Mass Media Arts department, the Merge Symposium and AT&T presented DeVon Franklin’s “The Truth Tour” as it made a stop at the Atlanta University Center’s Woodruff Library in the Exhibition Hall on Feb. 18 in promotion of his new book, “The Truth About Men.” Doors opened at 5 p.m. to hear

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MELANIN AND HONEY MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

A professor in the english department of Clark Atlanta University, Steffinie Winfrey is the founder of a non-for-profit organization, Melanin and Honey. An organization uplifting young females through mentorship. Steffinie Winfrey,  Founder of Melanin and Honey Kayla Grant: What does the name Melanin and Honey mean to you? Steffinie Winfrey: Respect your complexion! After looking at

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AUC RECEIVES VISIT FROM “CREED II” STARS AND DIRECTOR

Students of the AUC filled the Cornelius Bishop Henderson Student Center on Nov. 8 to hear Michael B. Jordan, Florian Munteanu and “Creed II” director, Steve Caple, Jr. discuss the awaited sequel. “The blend of genre, sound effects, coloring, reality and how I approach it, I felt those things stuck out from the rest of

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ALLSTATE’S PILLARS & POETRY TOUR

On Oct. 25, students from Spelman and Morehouse participated in a  spoken word competition at Morehouse College for an opportunity to win an offer of $20,000 in scholarships on behalf of Allstate. Grammy grant champion J. Ivy has united with Allstate for their Pillars and Poetry program, which urges HBCU students to distinguish a mainstay

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Nicci Gilbert-Daniels’s Social Conflict

Nicci Gilbert-Daniels new short film ‘Social Conflict’ is a must see. The R&B girl group Brownstone member, Nicci Gilbert-Daniels talks to Clark Atlanta University’s Radio Programming & Production I Fundamentals of Radio class led by Professor Brian Hightower. She talked about her new heart tugging short film ‘Social Conflict’, her experiences in the music and entertainment industry

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