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The Gaylord College Institute for Research and Training (IRT) facilitates collaborative partnerships of faculty, students, and citizens to study and solve problems facing communities in Oklahoma and around the world involving media, communication, and civil society. The institute is a contract and grant-driven agency that harnesses for teams of experts to conduct research and educational programs to improve media and communities.

Programs facilitated by the Institute include:

Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists

Army Captain Media Training

Professional Development Year

World Journalism Education Census

Thanks to Scandinavia

Immigration in the Heartland

Women Returning to Work

Women Leaders in the Media

Each year, the Institute hosts media professionals from Latin America as part of the Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists

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