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JL MC 460: Law of Mass Communication

Spring 2024

Course Information

JLMC 460 covers First Amendment law, libel, privacy, obscenity, contempt, copyright, trademark, the Federal Communications Act; laws affecting advertising, legal publication, and other business activities of the media.

Section 1

Section 2

Professor: Jan Boyles

Professor: Gary Sawyer

Email: jboyles@iastate.edu

Email: gwsawyer@iastate.edu

Phone: 515-294-0484

Phone: 515-294-1260

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Library Workshops - Spring 2024

For a More Comprehensive View of Spring 2024 Workshops and New Updates, Please See The Library Events Calendar.

January 22: Mon, 12:00pm-1:00pm Research Methods Meet Up (In Person) - See Events Calendar above for alternate days/times.
January 24: Wed, 12:00pm-1:00pm Tidy Data Salon (In Person) - See Events Calendar above for alternate days/times.
February 2: Fri, 11:00am-12:00pm Digital Repository Drop-ins (In-Person) - See Events Calendar above for alternate days/times.
February 19: Mon, 2:00pm-3:00pm The Digital Humanities Toolbox: Open-Source Tool Exploration (In-Person) - See Events Calendar above for alternate days/times.
February 20: Tue, 2:10pm-3:00pm Digital Humanities 101: What is Digital Humanities (In Person)
February 21: Wed, 2:10pm-3:00pm Introduction to Data Management Plans (In-Person)
February 23: Fri, 12:10pm- 12:40pm Better Data Management in 30 Minutes (In-Person) - See Events Calendar above for alternate days/times.
February 27: Tue, 2:10pm- 3:25pm Digital Humanities 101: Intro to Text Analysis (In-Person)
February 27: Tue, 5:00pm-8:00pm ISU Repair Cafe @ Sustainapalooza (In-Person - Memorial Union)
February 28: Wed, 3:20pm- 4:40pm Escape From Spreadsheet Hell (In-Person)
March 19: Tue, 2:10pm-3:25pm Build a Quick Website Using Google Sites (In-Person)
March 21: Thu, 2:10pm-3:25pm Dust Off Your Spreadsheet Using OpenRefine (In-Person)
March 21: Thu, 2:10pm-3:25pm Getting Started With EndNote Web (In-Person)
March 26: Tue, 2:10pm-3:25pm Digital Humanities 101: Intro to Geospatial Humanities (In-Person)
March 28: Thu, 11:00am-12:15pm Preserve Your Legacy: Records Management For Student Organizations (Location to be determined)
March 28: Thu, 2:10pm-3:25pm Getting Started With LaTex and Overleaf (In-Person)
April 2: Tue, 2:10pm-3:25pm Intermediate Geospatial Humanities (In-Person)
April 4: Thu, 2:10pm-3:25pm Git Basics For Absolute Beginners (In-Person)
April 10: Wed, 2:00pm-3:00pm Supporting Student-Centered Learning Through Open Pedagogy (Online)
April 11: Thu, 2:10pm-3:25pm Bullet Journal as a Research Planner (In-Person)
April 12: Fri, 11:00am-11:50am Unpacking (Cy)Box For Better File Management (Online)
April 16: Tue, 2:10pm-3:25pm Digital Humanities 101: Data For Digital Humanities (In-Person)
April 23: Tue, 2:10pm-3:25pm Building Interactive Text Adventures With Twine (In Person)