Research News

Spring 2018 with the MJ-school

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:12pm
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is teeming with activity in Spring 2018. Industry leaders will join faculty, staff, students and community members for public events to discuss critical issues facing our state, nation and world. The MJ-school will also host alumni for regional gatherings and networking events across the country. 

Research Publication Roundup: January 2018

Monday, January 1, 2018 - 9:49pm
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 Academic Dean Francesca Dillman Carpentier

Friday, December 22, 2017 - 12:05pm
Check out UNC School of Media and Journalism Professor Daniel Riffe's latest Research Conversations podcast episode with Academic Dean Francesca Dillman Carpentier.

'The soul of the First Amendment:' Cathy Packer retires after 30 years teaching media law

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
After 30 years of teaching media law, Cathy Packer will retire at the end of the Fall 2017 semester.

Research Publication Roundup: December 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 6:54pm
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

MJ-school Professor Seth Noar honored with J. Mayhew Derryberry Award

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 11:44am
UNC School of Media and Journalism Professor Seth Noar received the prestigious J. Mayhew Derryberry Award at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association in Atlanta.

UNC at 103rd annual NCA conference in Dallas

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 11:09am
Seven faculty members and graduate students will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism Nov. 16-19, 2017, at the 103rd annual National Communication Association (NCA) conference in Dallas, Texas.

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.