Travis McMillen

Video Producer

TRAVIS McMILLEN is the video producer for the Futures Lab, located on the lower level of the Reynolds Journalism Institute. As video producer, McMillen directs and produces regular and occasional programming from RJI’s own production studio, including KBIA-FM’s Views of the News, Global Journalist and Radio Friends with Paul Pepper. He is a Columbia native who started working at KOMU-TV, the University of Missouri’s NBC affiliate, at the age of 16. At 18 McMillen became the audio operator for Pepper and Friends, a community variety and talk show that aired on KOMU for 27 years. It was a position he held for almost 10 years. Aside from audio, McMillen’s duties on the show included field segment videographer and editor and, from 2001-2007, primary fill-in director. McMillen also directed KOMU’s daily two-hour morning newscast from 2001-2008. He is married to Jennifer, whom he met at KOMU. She currently produces the CW News at Nine for the station. They have three boys.

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Views of the News
5:39 pm
Wed February 27, 2013

Ten Years of True/False, Oscar Docs, O'Brien, CNN & Diversity

Substitute panelist Amanda Hinnant

  

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Amanda Hinnant.

Views of the News
4:03 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

Tesla v. NYT, CNN Goes Overboard, "Obama, the Puppet Master," Chinese Hacking

Professor Charles Davis

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
4:05 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

California Manhunt, SOTU Second Screen Experience, Pope Resigns, Wag the Dog

Substitute panelist Katherine Reed
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Views of the News
3:25 pm
Wed February 6, 2013

Super Bowl, Scientology, Chinese Hackers, Skeetgate

Views of the News
3:35 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Business Decisions Edition

Professor Charles Davis

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Charles Davis and Amy Simons.

Views of the News
3:33 pm
Wed January 9, 2013

Science Journalism, First-Person Journalism, "Snow Fall"

Professor Lee Wilkins

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
11:54 am
Wed December 19, 2012

The Newtown Massacre

Professor Mike McKean

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Politics
12:10 pm
Wed December 12, 2012

Aussies to Blame?; BuzzFeed Ethics; What Fiscal Cliff?; Skinny on Beef

Professor Charles Davis

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
12:03 pm
Wed December 5, 2012

Costas & Guns; Dixon & Alden; Subway Ethics; After Leveson; The Daily's Dead

Professor Lee Wilkins

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
12:18 pm
Wed November 28, 2012

Dixon Rape Accusations; Pinkel Rumors; Leveson Impact; Big Data; Drone Zone

Professor Mike McKean

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
10:15 am
Wed November 14, 2012

Mainstream Conservatives; BBC Troubles; Journalists On Record; Black Friday Apps

Guest panelist Professor Amy Simons
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Media Talk From The Missouri School Of Journalism
10:10 am
Wed November 14, 2012

Views of the News: Mainstream Conservatives; BBC Troubles; Journalists On Record; Black Friday Apps

Views of the News
12:07 pm
Wed November 7, 2012

Post-election 2012

Views of the News
12:04 pm
Wed October 31, 2012

The SuperStorm; October Surprise; Don't Forget Locals; China Blocks Times

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
12:11 pm
Wed October 17, 2012

Crowley Checks Libya Claims; Hillary Takes Blame; NYT Page 1 Call; Felix's Jump

Professor Charles Davis

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
12:12 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

The Dems' Turn; Pouting Journalists; Hot Mic, Lost Job; The NYT and the CIA

Professor Mike McKean

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
12:29 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Fact-Check Fracas; Convention Experiments; Public Editor's Shot; Armstrong Legacy [VIDEO]

Professor Lee Wilkins

Media criticism and critique from Missouri School of Journalism professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
12:21 pm
Wed August 22, 2012

Todd Akin; Party Platforms; Conventions Matter?; Zakaria Back; Media Credibility

Professor Charles Davis

Media talk from the Missouri School of Journalism Professors Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

Views of the News
4:15 pm
Wed August 15, 2012

Zakaria's Plagiarism; J-School Change; Debate Moderators; Saving CNN

Professor Mike McKean

Media criticism from the Missouri School of Journalism's Mike McKean, Lee Wilkins and Charles Davis.

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