Research News

Tar Heel Talks: Political expression through digital media with Associate Professor Deen Freelon

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:30pm
Deen Freelon is an associate professor in the UNC School of Media and Journalism whose research covers two major areas of scholarship: 1) political expression through digital media and 2) data science and computational methods for analyzing large digital datasets.

Research Publication Roundup: October 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 3:14pm
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: Summer 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 1:22am
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media. Below is a list of recently published or presented scholarship by MJ-school faculty and students.

Well Said podcast: The Irina Project

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 12:20pm
Story by University Communications | Originally published Sept. 5, 2018, on unc.edu

UNC at annual AEJMC conference in Washington, DC

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 7:23pm
Seventeen faculty members, 10 graduate students and various alumni will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism Aug. 6-9, 2018, at the annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) in Washington, D.C.

Tar Heel Talks: The Irina Project

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 4:29pm
Associate Professor Barbara Friedman and Professor Anne Johnston lead The Irina Project to improve the quality of media coverage of sex trafficking.

Featured research: Identity, self-concept and how they affect successful health communication

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 4:12pm
Identity is a deeper concept within academic research, and a key focus for Associate Professor Maria Leonora “Nori” Comello. Her work delves into how we perceive our individual selves, how those self-concepts can be activated by messages and how these self-concepts can affect our behavior and willingness to change for the better.

Research Publication Roundup: June 2018

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 1:12pm
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 alumnus wins top national dissertation award

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 3:19pm
Brooks Fuller, a 2017 UNC School of Media and Journalism doctoral alumnus, has won the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s 2018 Nafziger-White-Salwen Dissertation Award.

Undergraduate team, faculty member Joe Cabosky take home NCPRSA InSpire Awards at May 17 ceremony

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 1:16pm
Four undergraduate students and one faculty member were honored on Thursday, May 17, when public relations professionals from across North Carolina joined together for a gala celebration at the City Club of Raleigh to recognize recipients of the 2018 NCPRSA InSpire Awards.