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Later this week, USC Annenberg doctoral students will be in Philadelphia for the convention of the National Communication Association . On Thursday, November 10 through Saturday, November 12, over two dozen current students (as well as faculty and alums) will present their work at the annual gathering of communication scholars:
Kristen Guth is the Post-Quals Representative for the Annenberg Communication Graduate Student Association (ACGSA). She represents all students who have passed qualifying exams and entered the dissertation stage. She's currently at work on her dissertation, which focuses on organizational development in a Silicon Valley startup.
Name: Kristen L. Guth
Year: Fifth, ABD...
The year was 1995. In a Blockbuster Video parking lot in Virginia, Myoung-Sun (Kelly) Song sat in the family car, waiting for her mom to return some rented movies when “Gangsta’s Paradise” by Coolio came on the radio. Song, who was born in Seoul and lived in the U.S. for three years during elementary school, was transfixed by what she heard.
“I was still learning English at the time...
Doctoral student TJ Billard
Name: Thomas J. Billard, aka TJ
Hometown: Vienna, Austria
Undergraduate Institution: The George Washington University
Research Area: Political Communication
Billard, Thomas J. 2016. “Fonts of Potential: Areas for Typographic Research in Political Communication.”...
Name: Ritesh Mehta
Graduation Year: 2015
Current Positions: Intern, Episodic Storytelling Lab, Sundance Institute; Executive Producer and Story Consultant at Rough Diamond Productions; Contributor, MovieMaker Magazine ; Screener, American Film Institute Fest; Screening Committee, New Filmmakers Los Angeles
First Position after Graduation: Development Intern,...