Annenberg School for Communication

‘Desensitized’ Parents Let Kids Watch More Movie Violence, Sex

October 23, 2014

Daniel Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on a shift in parents’ attitudes towards children’s exposur

Article Source: HealthDay News

The National War Memorial: ‘If someone were to make a statement of disrespect to the armed forces, you couldn’t pick a better spot’

October 22, 2014

Postdoctoral fellow Piotr Szpunar of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about the shooting at the national war memorial in Ottawa.

Article Source: National Post

Parents Loosen Up Rules for Viewing

October 20, 2014

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for researching film ratings.

Article Source: New York Times

Rise of ‘Voiceprint’ ID Technology Has Privacy Campaigners Concerned

October 13, 2014

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about voiceprint marketing.

Article Source: Guardian (U.K.)

Americans’ Grasp on Civic Knowledge is Shaky at Best, Study Finds

October 7, 2014

A study conducted by the Annenberg Public Policy Center about Americans’ understanding of civic knowledge is cited.

Article Source: Boston Globe

‘All About That Bass’ a Catchy Step in Healthier Direction

September 29, 2014

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication says, “Every piece of popular culture is wrestling with changi

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Apple’s New iPhone Pitch: Privacy

September 23, 2014

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the new Apple iPhone, privacy and digital advertisin

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Nearly Half of Americans Unaware of Which Party Controls House, Senate: Poll

September 19, 2014

A survey conducted by the Annenberg Public Policy Center is featured.

Article Source: New York Daily News

Cheerleaders Generate Over $1 Million Per Season Per NFL Team, Yet They Don’t Even Make Minimum Wage

September 19, 2014

Visiting scholar Laura Grindstaff of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses cheerleading as a sport.

How Apple Promises to Safeguard Your Workout Data

September 15, 2014

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses data collecting, sharing and privacy.

Article Source: Washington Post