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Assistant Professor Spotlight: Dr. Gheni Platenburg

March 27, 2024

In the ongoing faculty spotlight series at the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication, this week's focus is on assistant professor Dr. Gheni Platenburg and her research regarding the influence of Megan Thee Stallion and other rappers on black women. Read More.

Julia Morales, sideline reporter workshop hosted by the University of Houston

March 11, 2024

Jack J. Valenti School of Communication welcomed Emmy Award winning reporter, Julia Morales back for her second annual Sideline Reporter Workshop. Read More.

Looking into the history of Valenti scholarships: The Lorraine and Ted Dinerstein Endowed Scholarship Award

June 21, 2023

Connections made through the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication are friends, family and coworker bonds that can last lifetimes. Read More.


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Arian Foster, former pro athletes discuss NFL kneeling controversy

On November 16, 2017, the Valenti School of Communication hosted a panel of game changers to discuss the #TakeAKnee movement and the history of activism and sports. Former Olympian John Carlos and NFL Player Arian Foster were among the panelists. Read this recap article by KHOU 11.