Research News

Research Publication Roundup: February 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 2:07am
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Social capital and the impact of advocacy networks

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 12:24pm
Assistant Professor Adam Saffer’s research takes a network perspective to investigate a range of communication questions around how the concepts of social networks and social capital work in public relations, political communication and health communication.

MJ-school awards $20,000 in seed grants to four faculty members for research projects

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:55am
Four UNC School of Media and Journalism faculty members were awarded a total of $20,000 in seed grants for promising research projects.

Research Publication Roundup: December 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 1:06am
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Well Said podcast: News deserts

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 12:00am
As news organizations continue to pay closer attention to the bottom dollar of the business, the fate of local newspapers and community journalism hangs in the balance.

UNC at NCA annual convention in Philadelphia

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 11:14am
Three graduate students and one assistant professor will represent the School of Media and Journalism at the convention. They will serve as chairs and respondents and present authored and co-authored papers.

Research Publication Roundup: November 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 9:39pm
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: October 2016

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 3:35am
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media.

Well Said podcast: Social media and politics

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
Political campaigns are transforming as social media creates new ways for politicians to reach voters and showcase their platform. From well-timed tweets to digital missteps, social media has become a game-changer on the campaign trail.

Friedman and Johnston recognized for engaged scholarship through The Irina Project

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 8:39am
UNC School of Media and Journalism faculty members Barbara Friedman and Anne Johnston were recognized by the Carolina Center for Public Service on Wednesday, Aug.