Annenberg School for Communication

Audio: Online Health Searches Aren’t Always Confidential

June 8, 2015

Doctoral candidate Timothy Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about what happens with health information that people search online.

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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422June 15, 2015

Penn Joins edX Partnership, Expands Free Online Classes

The University of Pennsylvania today announced a partnership with leading nonprofit online learning platform edX, expanding the University’s open learning course offerings to reach millions of additional learners worldwide.

Video: Are We Resigned to Giving Up Our Personal Data?

June 9, 2015

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the loss of privacy in the digital age.

Article Source: Bloomberg Business

Sharing Data, but Not Happily

June 4, 2015

Research about data sharing led by Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication and Michael Hennessy of the Annenbe

Article Source: New York Times
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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460June 5, 2015

Penn Study: Americans Give Up Personal Data for Discounts, They Believe Marketers Will Get It Anyway

Marketers have said for years that Americans give up their data online, on apps and in stores because of the benefits they receive, such as discounts or special offers.  But a new national survey from the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School for Communication rebuts this claim and offers a new explanation: resignation.

Group Seeks to Break ‘Two-Party Stranglehold’ on Presidential Debates

May 29, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center talks about including viable candidates from all political pa

Article Source: Bloomberg Business

Here’s How the First President of the Social Media Age Has Chosen to Connect With Americans

May 26, 2015

Michael X. Delli Carpini, the dean of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the use of social media in the White House.

Article Source: Washington Post

Video: Your Health Info May Be Bought and Sold Online

May 4, 2015

Timothy Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted for studying health data privacy.

Article Source: WPVI-TV (Philadelphia)

Audio: Who Gets Access to the Data My Apple Watch Collects?

April 30, 2015

Doctoral student Tim Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about online privacy in regards to the Apple Watch.