Marshall Scott Poole is David L. Swanson Professor of Communication, Director of the Institute for Computing in the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (I-CHASS), and Senior Research Scientist at the National Center for Supercomputing Application at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and Visiting Professor of Organization and Communication Studies at Vrije University, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Scott received his Ph.D in 1980 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Scott has taught at the University of Illinois, the University of Minnesota, and Texas A&M University.
Dr. Roger Stahl will present this lecture as part of the ongoing colloquia hosted by the communication studies department.
Hashemi was born in Iran in 1985. At the age of nineteen she moved to Herat, Afghanistan and started working as a film actress. She and Abdul Hakim Hashemi established the Simorgh Film Association of Culture and Art (SFACA) in 2005. She has since acted in numerous short films.