Annenberg School for Communication

Unchecked Video Sets Off a Media Storm

July 22, 2010

Brooks Jackson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center’s Factcheck.org comments on the racially charged Shirley Sherrod controversy.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Joe Diorio | jdiorio@asc.upenn.edu | July 20, 2010

Professors Robert Hornik, Joseph Turow Named ICA Fellows

Robert Hornik, Ph.D., the Wilbur Schramm Professor of Communication and Director of the Center of Excellence in Cancer Communication Research; and Joseph Turow, Ph.D., the Robert Lewis Shayon Professor of Communication, became Fellows of the International Communication Association (ICA). Their election as ICA Fellows took place during the IC

Explain Broken Promises

July 16, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes to a piece on President Obama’s legislative record.

Article Source: New York Times

When the Bride Takes a Bride, Businesses Respond

July 15, 2010

Katherine Sender of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the marketability of same-sex marriage and is cited for her book “Business, Not Politics: The Making of the Gay Market.”

Article Source: New York Times
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Media Contact:Joe Diorio | jdiorio@asc.upenn.edu | 215-746-1798July 12, 2010

University of Pennsylvania Professor Receives ICA Fellows Book Award

The International Communication Association (ICA), an esteemed academic association for scholars of human and mediated communication, today announced that Elihu Katz 's 1992 book (with Daniel Dayan of the French National Center for Scientific Research), Media Events: The Live Broadcasting of History (Harvard University Press), was selected to receive the 2010 ICA Fellows Book Award.

Spill Is Election Issue Far Beyond Gulf

June 29, 2010

Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes the veracity of political attack ads that cite the Gulf oil spill.

Article Source: New York Times

GOP Has Edge in Voter Enthusiasm

June 30, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on the Tea Party’s effect on elections.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Politicians Find Political Wealth in Gulf Oil

June 26, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says the Gulf oil spill is an event likely to be used in political attack ads.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

Philadelphia High School Student Wins Scholarship After Parents' Deaths

June 22, 2010

A Philadelphia high school student is profiled as she receives a full grant from a scholarship fund administered by the Annenberg Public Policy Center.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Audio: Dissecting the War Metaphors and Messaging in President's Speech

June 16, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the hidden rhetoric in President Obama’s Gulf oil-spill address.