Annenberg School for Communication

Dog Days

January 9, 2013

Diana Mutz of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her paper “The Dog That Didn’t Bark: The Role of Canines in the 2008 Campaign.”

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

John Boehner’s F-Bomb at Harry Reid Plunges D.C. Civility to New Low

January 3, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on the overheated rhetoric between John Boehner and Harry Reid.

Article Source: The Daily Beast

Pan-Arab Al-Jazeera Buys Current TV from Al Gore

January 3, 2013

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on Al-Jazeera’s purchase of Current TV.

Article Source: Philly.com

The FCC, the Public Interest and the Blue Book

December 19, 2012

Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed.

Article Source: Moyers & Company

Another Portrait of Imminent Death, but One Worthy of Publishing

December 12, 2012

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on publishing images of looming death.

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Audio: ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Message Repeats Itself

December 14, 2012

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center joins a conversation about ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations.

Article Source: NPR

Video: Obama Vows to Push for Changes to Prevent Massacres

December 16, 2012

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on President Obama dealing with several mass murders during his presidency.

Article Source: Washinton Post

Holiday Suicide Myth Persists, Research Says

December 5, 2012

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “There is still this sort of ironic thought that maybe there are people not happy at this time.”

Article Source: USA Today

The Ugly Truth

December 9, 2012

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication pens an op-ed about the power of controversial and explicit image of death, pending death and violence.

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Coursera Revolutionizes Education

December 10, 2012

Al Filreis of the Kelly Writers House is interviewed about offering his poetry classes via Coursera, a free online learning platform consisting of 33 top U.S. universities, including Penn.

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