Tag Archives: Queens University of Charlotte

A Journal about Digital Inclusion, Designed for Readability

Digital Charlotte is one of several digital inclusion initiatives in the Queens Knight School of Communication. Another is the Journal of Digital and Media Literacy, an academic peer review journal. Dr. Alexis Carreiro, an assistant professor at Queens University of Charlotte in the Knight School, edits the journal. It publishes scholarship and articles that focus on [...]
Queens students are creating an online toolkit to help seniors master smartphones.

Queens Students Create Online Tools to Help Seniors Master Smartphones

Students in the Knight School of Communication at Queens are launching a set of online educational tools designed to help senior citizens learn new skills on their smartphones. Five of the school’s top students in communication, digital media, or journalism – called Knight Scholars – have been researching, testing, and developing the educational materials throughout the […]

Eric Freedman, dean of the Knight School of Communication, with neighborhood representatives at a Neighborhood Communication Workshop at Queens University of Charlotte, October 2013.

How Do Charlotte Neighborhoods Communicate?

The City of Charlotte and the Knight School of Communication at Queens are working together to examine how neighborhoods communicate, and how these processes strengthen communities. A recent Digital Charlotte workshop brought together 20 representatives from 11 Charlotte neighborhoods, investigating how they currently communicate and how they might improve the process. Neighborhoods participating included Baxter […]