Barbie Viewing and Discussion

On October 19th, the Center for Media and Information Literacy will be hosting a viewing and discussion of Greta Gerwig’s 2023 Barbie!

Certificate in Children’s Media

Description Have you ever thought about a career in the children's media industry? This is a growing area of the media industry and includes...

Ep 66- A.I. in Education

This episode aired on September 11, 2023. You’ve probably heard somewhere that one of people’s greatest fears is public...

UglyDolls “Shallow and Clichéd Narrative” Movie Review

Author: Rachel Richter  Growing up, I ran the gamut of being made fun of because I was too tall, I was overweight, I had too much hair, I was too...

The Sarcastic Humor of Nickelodeon’s Victorious

Author: Aidan Murphy Nickelodeon has created a ton of amazing content for children for the last few decades. I myself grew up watching the channel...

Children’s Media Career Symposium 2023

The fifth annual Children's Media Career Symposium took place on April 13, 2023. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Are you…  Considering a career in media...

Ep 65- Teens Making Media

This episode originally aired on March 27, 2023 If you watch this show with any frequency—and I hope you do—you know...

Lectures at Western Sydney University 

During December 2022, Sherri served as a visiting professor at Western Sydney University in Australia. While there, she met with professors to...

Ep. 64-The Growth of Latin Media

This episode originally aired on February 27, 2023 Over the past few years, there have been quite a few news stories...

Study Children’s Media in LA Next Summer

Apply to the The Children's Media Industry Trends and Opportunities Program in Los Angeles soon! This program is led by Sherri Hope Culver and...

Work with us

We offer a variety of services. We work with parents, students K-16, PTA and non-profit organizations, global NGO’s and more.

Our Services

Innovative curriculum development

Targeted research on current media issues


Afterschool media literacy programs

Teacher media literacy education programs

Seminars, workshops, and presentations

Consultative services with media companies

Global Experts

The CMIL serves as Global Chair in Media and Information Literacy in a collaboration between UNESCO and the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC).

Local Leaders

CMIL is a founding partner of the Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative (PYMC), which brings together the myriad media organizations in the Philadelphia region.


Media Produ-cers

The CMIL produces Media Inside Out, a television talk show focusing on media literacy topics, for Temple University Television.

What we do

The Center for Media and Information Literacy provides tools for educators and the media industry to advance critical analysis, use and creation of quality media content.

Who we are

The Center for Media and Information Literacy was established in 2012 at the Klein College of Media and Communication, Temple University as a hub for research, outreach, education, and professional development on issues involving media literacy and information literacy locally, nationally, and internationally.