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RTVF students, alumni mobilize against departmental funding system

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

January 8, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A new campaign aims to spark discussion around a grant-giving system within the Department of Radio, Television and Film, which some have criticized for diminishing students’ role in funding undergraduate projects. “Save RTVF” is a student and alumni-run effort to encourage “serious, m...

New RTVF funding system draws criticism from some students

Stavros Agorakis and Shane McKeon

May 5, 2016

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

The Department of Radio, Television and Film is transitioning to a new, department-driven film grant system, drawing criticism from some RTVF students and student filmmaking groups. Communication Prof. David Tolchinsky, who ch...