Research News

Aug 9, 2017

Weaver, Choi co-author chapter on media agenda

Weaver and Choi’s chapter, “The Media Agenda: Who (or What) Sets It?” appears in “The Oxford Handbook of Political Communication,” edited by Kate Kenski and Kathleen Hall Jamieson.

Aug 8, 2017

Peifer article: News parody shows can increase trust in media

Study participants watched clips from The Daily Show With Jon Stewart, Last Week Tonight With John Oliver and The Colbert Report.

Aug 8, 2017

Online communication necessitates review of First Amendment theory, Fargo says

Fargo presented the research at the International Association for Media and Communication Research annual conference in Cartagena, Colombia.

Aug 8, 2017

Faculty, students participate in 100th AEJMC conference

Participants will present research and receive awards.

Aug 4, 2017

Conway article finds journalism history scholarship neglects TV

Less than 10 percent of articles in top journalism history journals study television news.

Aug 2, 2017

Metzgar book explores untapped benefit of JET program

The Japanese government has cultivated a public diplomacy benefit in its 30-year-old exchange program, but it’s not taking advantage of it, she says.

Jul 31, 2017

Ireri publishes survey on Kenyan journalists

The article examines journalism training and education in Kenya.

Jul 17, 2017

Overby article analyzes gender and sports commentary

The article appears in the latest Journal of Sports Media.

Jul 10, 2017

Potter co-authors article in HCR

The article finds that audio messages are more effective when the speaker varies the pitch level of his or her vocal intonations.

Jun 29, 2017

Mailland book explores French network Minitel

Years before Americans became regular internet users, the French were online.