Research News

Research Publication Roundup: November 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 10:22pm
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Research Conversations with Associate Professor Deen Freelon

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 12:28pm
Check out UNC School of Media and Journalism Professor Daniel Riffe's latest Research Conversations podcast episode with Associate Professor Deen Freelon.

Featured research: Crisis communication with Lucinda Austin

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:55am
In any health crisis, communication is key, and today’s social media give public officials, health care providers and NGOs powerful weapons to use in battling a wide variety of threats.

Research Publication Roundup: October 2017

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 4:20pm
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Research Publication Roundup: September 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017 - 1:46am
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

UNC at 100th annual AEJMC conference in Chicago

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 2:23am
Twenty-five faculty members and graduate students will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism Aug. 8-12, 2017, at the 100th annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC).

Research Publication Roundup: Summer 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 8:21am
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

UNC Knight-Lenfest Newsroom Initiative aims to strengthen local media in the face of disruption

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 11:36am
Eight news organizations in North Carolina have been selected to participate in a program launched by the Knight-Lenfest Newsroom Initiative in partnership with the UNC Center for Innovation & Sustainability in Local Media.

Research Publication Roundup: May 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 2:21am
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Doctoral candidate Jennah Sontag and Professor Seth Noar work to reduce indoor tanning

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 1:53pm
UNC School of Media and Journalism Professor Seth Noar and doctoral candidate Jennah Sontag’s report, “Assessing the Potential Effectiveness of Pictorial Messages to Deter Young Women from Indoor Tanning: An Experimental Study,” was published on Sunday, March 7, in the Journal of Health Communication. The report discusses the health risks associated with indoor tanning and suggests that there are more effective ways to communicate the health risks, than text-only messages.