Annenberg School for Communication

Critics Besiege Presidential Debate Commission

July 30, 2015

The Annenberg Public Policy Center is mentioned for organizing a bipartisan group that critiques the Presidential Debate Commission.

Article Source: Politico.com

Why China Wants a Jeb-vs.-Hillary Race

July 20, 2015

Doctoral candidate Kecheng Fang of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about how Chinese media envision a political race between Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton.

Article Source: Politico.com

Audio: On the Campaign Stage, Pants are on Fire

July 13, 2015

Annenberg Public Policy Center’s FactCheck.org is highlighted for its work, especially during campaign seasons.

Why We Are Resigned to Giving Our Data to Corporate Spies

June 28, 2015

Data privacy research from the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted.

Article Source: Guardian (U.K.)

Escaping the Ivory Tower

June 28, 2015

Doctoral candidate Alex Williams of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about pitching academic research to non-academic outlets.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Historians Take Issue With Apple’s Civil War Games Ban

June 25, 2015

Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on Apple removing Civil War games in its App Store that included images of the Confederate flag.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

‘Like Déjà Vu All Over Again’: The History of Baseball Metaphors in American Politics, From Abraham Lincoln to Harry Reid

June 24, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for using baseball metaphors when discussing political rhetoric.

Article Source: Grantland.com

Data’s Black Box

June 21, 2015

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted for studying data privacy and marketing trade-off.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Audio: The Complicated History of the Confederate Flag

June 23, 2015

Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the evolution of the meaning of the Confederate flag in the wake of the murders at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.

The Connection Between Working Memory and Risky Sexual Behavior – Parents Should Pay Attention

June 23, 2015

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “For adolescents who have weak ability to override strong impulses, improvements in working memory may provide a pathway to greater control over risky sexual behavior.”

Article Source: Forbes.com