Research News

UNC at 102nd annual AEJMC conference in Toronto, Canada

Monday, August 5, 2019 - 9:24pm
Nine graduate students, 13 faculty members and various alumni will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism Aug. 6-10, 2019, at the 102nd annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) in Toronto, Canada.

What’s the line between news and misinformation? UNC is working to find out

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 6:00pm
Story by CBS 17/WNCN-TV | ​Originally published July 30, 2019, on

New Carolina research center to address 21st century questions on digital information

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 11:59am
Story by University Communications | ​Originally published July 22, 2019, on

Focus Carolina: Deen Freelon

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 10:29am
Story by the University Gazette | Originally published June 17, 2019, on

UNC at 69th annual ICA conference in Washington, DC

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 6:22pm
Nine graduate students, 10 faculty members and five alumni will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism May 24-28, 2019, at the 69th annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA).

Freedom of speech on the UNC campus

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:28pm
In Fall 2018, the UNC Center for Media Law and Policy, in conjunction with an undergraduate class at the UNC School of Media and Journalism and the UNC Office for Undergraduate Research, conducted its first-ever campuswide climate survey about freedom of speech and press issues on the UNC campus. The results were shared on Monday, May 20, 2019.

Freedom of Speech on the UNC Chapel Hill Campus: What Students Understand About First Amendment Issues

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 1:35pm
Story by the UNC Center for Media Law and Policy | ​Originally published May 20, 2019, on

Harvey Awards go to faculty work: housing app, game for hospitalized kids

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:03pm
Story by the University Gazette | Originally published April 24, 2019, on

Frank Porter Graham Honor Society recognizes two MJ-school students, one faculty member

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:39pm
Lauren Houston ’13, ’19 (M.A.), Kyla Garrett Wagner ’15 (M.A.), ’19 (Ph.D.) and Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Studies Heidi Hennink-Kaminski were inducted into the Frank Porter Graham Graduate and Professional Student Honor Society on Thursday, April 4.

Understanding digital media influence

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:53am
Story by University Communications | Originally published April 8, 2019, on