Media Highlights

Los delincuentes también se quedan en casa por el virus: hay menos asesinatos, balaceras y robos en EEUU
March 29, 2020

Univision Los Angeles affiliate KMEX-TV featured research by Crosstown, led by Gabriel Kahn, on how the COVID-19 quarantine has led to crime, traffic and even gas prices going down in Los Angeles.

NBC News
Dr. Anthony Fauci closes distance with social media generation
March 29, 2020

NBC News quoted David Craig on how Anthony Fauci is reaching out to the younger generation about COVID-19 via YouTube.

Los Angeles Times
‘America’s governors’: Andrew Cuomo and Gavin Newsom take the lead on coronavirus
March 27, 2020

The Los Angeles Times quoted Dan Schnur on how Democratic governors have engaged with President Trump during the pandemic.

The New York Times
Richard Reeves, columnist and author on presidents, dies at 83
March 25, 2020

The New York Times published an obituary for journalist, author and USC Annenberg senior lecturer Richard Reeves, who died on March 25 at age 83.

BuzzFeed News
How to survive yet another plague
March 20, 2020

Mark Schoofs wrote for BuzzFeed News that many lessons from the AIDS epidemic apply to dealing with threat of coronavirus.

Christian Science Monitor
Combating an ‘infodemic’: When fear and false information go viral
March 18, 2020

The Christian Science Monitor quoted Marc Ambinder on disinformation swirling around coronavirus.

NBC News
Big 'gram on campus: At USC, students train to become influencers
March 14, 2020

NBC News featured Robert Kozinets and the students in his class on social media influencers.

California skeptics challenge coronavirus alerts
March 10, 2020

Politico quoted Dan Schnur on how social media and President Trump have affected how people consume public health information.

Los Angeles Times
Runoffs likely in union-versus-charter battle over L.A. school board
March 5, 2020

The Los Angeles Times quoted Dan Schnur on the potential runoffs for the Los Angeles Board of Education election.

Netflix, UN Women launch ‘Because She Watched’ collection
March 4, 2020

Variety quoted Stacy Smith of the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative on Netflix's new "Because She Watched" collection of series, documentaries and films.