Cherished Colleagues:

I write to seek your help to spread the word about the Best Practices in the
Teaching of Diversity Competition.

Please consider submitting an entry to the competition. Entries should
be received by 5 p.m. Eastern Time, Wednesday, March 4, 2009.

The AEJMC Teaching Committee will select winning entries for publication
in an AEJMC booklet. We will invite winners to present their ideas at the
2009 AEJMC convention in Boston, Massachusetts (The Sheraton Boston
Hotel), August 5-8, 2009.

Showcase your best ideas and win a cash prize! First prize: $300 and
certificate, Second prize: $200 and certificate, Third prize: $100 and

Can you please share the attached competition call with your colleagues?

Thanks for your help. I appreciate it no end.

Best wishes,


Debashis 'Deb' Aikat, Ph. D.
Associate Professor and Media Futurist
School of Journalism and Mass Communication
CB # 3365, Carroll Hall 374
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3365

Phone: 919 962 4090 (office)
Fax: 919 962 0620
Email: [log in to unmask]


Meta G. Carstarphen, Ph.D., APR
Gaylord Endowed Family Professor &
Associate Professor
University of Oklahoma
Gaylord College of Journalism & Mass Communication
395 W. Lindsey Blvd  Room 3510C
Norman, OK  73071