Media Highlights

Why marketers need to push for inclusivity in music
May. 23, 2019

AdWeek cited research from the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative on the lack of diversity in the music industry.

The Eastsider
Up in Mount Washington, Down in Atwater Village: An update on neighborhood crime rates
May. 22, 2019

The Eastsider featured research from the Crosstown Project, a collaboration between the USC Annenberg and USC Viterbi, on crime rates in Los Angeles during the first quarter of 2019.

Associated Press
Tough act to follow: Young maestro leads Israel Philharmonic
May. 22, 2019

The Associated Press quoted Tim Page about the new conductor for the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.

NBC News
Latino commission delivers dire prediction on 2020 census, slams administration
May. 22, 2019

NBC News cited research by Hernan Galperin of the about the proportion of households in South Los Angeles that have an internet connection.

KPCC-FM's 'AirTalk'
Is America ready for an atheist in the Oval Office?
May. 20, 2019

KPCC-FM's AirTalk interviewed Dan Schnur as part of a panel discussion on whether Americans are ready for an atheist in the Oval Office.

Should the government break up Facebook? Industry leaders disagree.
May. 19, 2019

BigThink quoted Jonathan Taplin on why the government should break up the big tech companies.

‘Game of Thrones’ makes us question evil in the real world
May. 17, 2019

Newsweek published an op-ed by Diane Winston on how great stories engage viewers' minds and may change assessments of everyday decisions.

Deutsche Welle
Are streaming platforms helping make the case for diversity?
May. 17, 2019

Deutsche Welle (Germany) cited research from the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative on the level of diversity in digital and television series compared to films.

Al Jazeera
Fortune 500: More female CEOs than ever, but a long way to go
May. 16, 2019

Al Jazeera quoted Jennifer Floto about the gender gap among leaders of top companies and how it is only improving slowly.

Spectrum News 1
TEC Leimert Conference helping to fill South LA's tech void
May. 14, 2019

Spectrum News 1 cited research led by Hernan Galperin and Francois Bar of USC Annenberg and Annette Kim of USC Price into the disparity in broadband access among different neighborhoods in Los Angeles.

New York Magazine
'Walking Time Bomb': The director Stacy Title is paralyzed and cannot speak. But she is determined to make one final movie.
May. 14, 2019

New York Magazine's Vulture website cited research from the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative on the lack of opportunities for female directors in the entertainment industry.