Research News

Nov 13, 2018

Kilgo article finds demographic predictors of Reddit engagement

The article appears in the latest issue of Social Media + Society.

Nov 9, 2018

Weaver guest lectures at University of Mississippi

The first lecture was about agenda-setting research, and the second was about the future of journalism research.

Nov 9, 2018

Kang article analyzes link between public activism, government communications

This article utilized a case study from a 2015 outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome.

Nov 7, 2018

Faculty, students, alumni publish chapters in book on psychology, games

Two faculty members, two alumni and three doctoral students are authors in “Evolutionary Psychology and Digital Games: Digital Hunter-Gatherers.”

Nov 5, 2018

Browning, Yang present research on effects of companies’ ethical missteps

Faculty members Nicholas Browning and Sung-Un Yang asked the question, “What happens when companies make mistakes?” at Friday’s research colloquium.

Nov 2, 2018

Fox, Steinberg publish chapters in book on political humor

“Political Humor in a Changing Media Landscape” looks at how humor influences political attitudes and voting behaviors.

Nov 1, 2018

Mailland-curated Minitel exhibit opens next week in NYC

Minitel, a computer network created in the late 1970s and popularized in France in the early ’80s, was one of the most successful pre-World Wide Web computer networks.

Oct 30, 2018

Symposium showcases archives-based research

The Roy W. Howard Archive Symposium celebrated the recent digitization of the Roy W. Howard Archive, held by The Media School.

Oct 25, 2018

National Archives to screen Osgood documentary at exhibit closing event

The screening of “Just Like Me: The Vietnam War Stories From All Sides” is Jan. 3.

Oct 25, 2018

Fall 2018 volume of Black Camera released

The issue features a close-up on Claire Denis and one about race, sports and the power of narrative.

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