Prof Wins Career Achievement Award
iDMAa honors prof
Pat Aufderheide, SOC prof and director of the Center for Social Media (CSM), has been awarded iDMAa's Career Achievement Award for her work creating tools to expand artistic creativity through better understanding of copyright and fair use and the creation of CSM, which creates a platform across disciplines and professional boundaries to discuss best practices in social-issue media.
An example of this work is a guide for teachers and students that simplifies the use of copyright materials in an academic setting. The Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Media Literacy Education is available as free PDF download.