Media relations

Promotions for Grinnell College Faculty Members

The Grinnell College Board of Trustees recently approved the promotion of faculty members to new ranks for the 2013-14 academic year.

Awarded tenure: Jeffrey Jonkman (associate professor of mathematics and statistics).

Promoted to associate professor with tenure: Paul Hutchison (education); Asani Seawell (psychology); Stephen Sieck (chemistry); Justin Thomas (theatre and dance).  

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Media Relations

The media relations team acts as a direct liaison between Grinnell College and both print and broadcast media. Staff issue news releases, communicate Grinnell news and information to media outlets, and facilitate student/faculty interaction with the press.

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Media Relations

The Grinnell College media relations team works directly with media to increase understanding and support of the College among prospective students, alumni and parents, and other constituents. We work with reporters from all types of media, and from all over the U.S. and around the world.

Contact Media Relations  to suggest interesting Grinnell-related stories for coverage. Reporters may contact the media relations team in order to reach faculty, students, and staff; to brainstorm story ideas; or get more information about Grinnell news releases.

 

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Computer scientist with research on computer vision and pattern recognition

Fri, 2013-01-04 02:24 | By Anonymous (not verified)

Jerod Weinman, assistant professor of computer science, is working on important developments in computer vision and pattern recognition research. Specifically, this research is helping computers to:

  • Identify characters, such as letters and numbers, that are visible in photographic images.
  • Recognize and label familiar images – for example, a family pet – making images more accessible to the visually impaired.

Weinman is also available to discuss related topics such as:

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