The Brian Lamb School of Communication continues Purdue’s strong tradition of communication scholarship, providing excellent graduate and undergraduate education while supporting the values of Brian Lamb, which include a commitment to openness in communication and public affairs. In addition to these commitments the new school is committed to building bridges to the media industry and to partnering with the C-SPAN Archives which are located in Purdue’s Research Park.
Lamb School Alumni Spotlight - Michael Schiferl
As Executive Vice President of Weber Shandwick, a leading global communication company, Michael Schiferl says he never has a dull moment at work. From the excitement of launching new consumer products like Microsoft’s Xbox, celebrating Oreo’s 100th birthday, or revealing countless Super Bowl ads, to the not-fun-at-all work of crisis communication, Schiferl is on the job when people are abuzz about a topic, brand, or issue that Weber Shandwick had a role in shaping... Read more