"Media Power: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" is the topic of the next Faculty Forum, sponsored by The University of Texas-Pan American's Alumni Association, at noon Nov. 4 at the Tower Club (200 S. 10th, Suite 1700, McAllen).
Dr. Salma Ghanem, assistant professor of the Department of Communication, will focus on media coverage of the Middle East, specifically stereotypes in the media and coverage of the peoples of the region and of terrorism. She will use examples from both news and the entertainment industry.
The event is open to the public. Tickets are $12.50 per person and includes the soup-to-dessert buffet. Reservations can be made by calling the Alumni Association.
For further information, please contact Larissa Saenz at 956/381-2500.