Annenberg School for Communication

Day in the Life of Penn

On Oct. 21, the University community captured a breadth of moments on campus, from personal to the grand-scale, as part of the fourth iteration of the photo project, “A Day in the Life of Penn.” The endeavor, led by the Office of University Communications, tapped student, faculty, and staff photographers to document one day’s worth of all aspects of University life.

GOP Targets More House Seats

October 26, 2014

A political survey from the Annenberg Public Policy Center is highlighted.


Article Source: Wall Street Journal

‘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