RTF Graduate Sells Script to Warner Bros.

    Warner Bros. announced this week that they have purchased a script written by Rowan RTF alumnus Mark Bianculli and his writing partner Jeff Richard (B.A. Ohio State, Film Studies). The planned film, The Waiting, is described as having a tone similar to Rear Window.  The plot focuses around the mysterious events that happen … Read more

Noted Documentarian Ken Burns Visits the College of Communication

On Monday, February 13th, Ken Burns visited the College of Communication as part of the Radio/TV/Film program’s Talking Pictures series.  During the small event, attended by RTF students and faculty and staff from the college, Professor David Bianculli and Professor Diana Nicolae interviewed Burns regarding his process.  With his good-natured, thoughtful, and amusing answers, and … Read more

Recent Scholarship Awards in the CoC

The Department of Journalism recently held a scholarship essay contest for Journalism majors.  The recipients, announced yesterday, are Kristen Conner, Kevin Gross, Christian Hetrick, and Don Woods.  Each student will receive funds to help support their Rowan education. These scholarship awards were supported through a gift from a Journalism Department alumnus, Steve Stirling, and the … Read more

Lecture by Author Scott McCloud

Join us on Monday, Feb. 20th, at 10:50 a.m. as cartoonist and comics theorist Scott McCloud presents a lecture as part of the President’s Lecture Series in Boyd Recital Hall (Wilson Hall). Deemed the “Aristotle of comics,” McCloud’s dazzling, fast-paced, multi-media presentation has been presented to more than 250 colleges, universities and corporations, including Pixar, … Read more