Annenberg School for Communication

Decade of Politics Leaves Americans Still Divided

December 15, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the climate of American politics.
Article Source: Associated Press

Groups Far Apart on Online Privacy Oversight

December 7, 2009
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on online consumer privacy.
Article Source: New York Times

‘Whitening’ the Résumé

December 5, 2009
John Jackson of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his book, “Racial Paranoia,” and discusses racial bias in hiring practices.
Article Source: New York Times

Why the Holiday Suicide Myth Persists

November 30, 2009
Daniel Romer of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for research on holidays and suicides.
Article Source: USA Today

Academe and the Decline of News Media

November 15, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication authors a piece on the state of the news media.

Is Technology Turning Us Into Hermits?

November 13, 2009
Keith Hampton of the Annenberg School for Communication says that, contrary to popular belief, the Internet hasn’t significantly increased social isolation.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Lou Dobbs Resignation: What Next for Controversial CNN Anchor?

November 12, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says Lou Dobbs’ departure from CNN likely won’t have an impact on overall viewership.
Article Source: Christian Science Monitor

Has the Web Really Turned Us Into Loners? A New Study Questions That Conventional Thinking

November 5, 2009
Keith Hampton of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for his research on social-networking trends.
Article Source: Washington Post

TV, Radio Talkers Shaping Political Discourse in U.S.

November 4, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses rhetoric used by television’s talking heads.

The Things People Say

November 2, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is credited for its examination of President Obama’s birth certificate.
Article Source: New Yorker