Media Highlights

Los Angeles Times
How Netflix can innovate: Make ads on streaming less weird
October 18, 2022

The Los Angeles Times spoke with Co-Director of the Communication Management (MCG) program Monica Koyama about the streaming services market.

BTS ARMY in mourning as Korean pop sensation bids goodbye (for now)
October 18, 2022

KCRW - FM spoke with professor Hye Jin Lee about the popular South Korean band BTS and their recent decision not to defer their mandatory military service.

Los Angeles Times
The mystery behind L.A. racist tape scandal: Who leaked it — and why?
October 13, 2022

The Los Angeles Times quoted Karen North, clinical professor of communication, about the speculation on who leaked the recording of the L.A. racist tape scandal. 

Ukraine is winning on the battlefield and on social media
October 13, 2022

Forbes spoke with Clinical Professor Emerita of Communication Rebecca Weintraub on how Ukraine and Russia have used social media in their wartime efforts.

Los Angeles Daily News
Hollywood pays tribute to radio legend Art LaBoe
October 11, 2022

Josh Kun, professor and Chair of Cross-Cultural Communication, is quoted by the Los Angeles Daily News about LaBoe's rare ability to connect with audiences. 

The Hill
How US leaders can best support protesters in Iran
October 3, 2022

The Hill featured an article by Jay Wang, director of the Center on Public Diplomacy, on how US leaders can support protests in Iran. 

The Hollywood Reporter
Yvette Nicole Brown to host 2022 Sentinel Awards
October 3, 2022

Kate Folb, director of Hollywood, Health & Society at the Norman Lear Center was quoted in the Hollywood Reporter announcing the host of the 2022 Sentinel Awards. 

Los Angeles Times
Column: Republican Dahle is likable, level-headed and highly respected. But he won’t win California governor
October 3, 2022

Dan Schnur, politics, communications and leadership professor, spoke with the Los Angeles Times about the prospects of GOP California gubernatorial candidate Brain Dahle.

Tensions rise between the LA Times and its billionaire owner
September 18, 2022

Politico quoted Gabriel Khan, professor of professional practice of journalism, about the future of the Los Angeles Times and its ownership.

The Hollywood Reporter
‘Reservation Dogs,’ ‘Abbott Elementary’ among Sentinel Awards Honorees
September 16, 2022

Kate Folb, director of Hollywood, Health & Society at the Norman Lear Center, was quoted in the Hollywood Reporter announcing the 2022 Sentinel Awards.