Media Highlights

The Wrap
The Don Lemon shuffle: How CNN hopes to solve 4 big problems at once
September 16, 2022

The Wrap quoted Professor of Professional Practice Christina Bellantoni, about the news network's plan for a more serious morning show. 

Los Angeles Times
What is a midterm election? And what are the stakes in 2022?
September 14, 2022

The Los Angeles Times spoke with Politics and Communications Professor Dan Schnur on the stakes of the upcoming midterm elections. 

US News & World Report
Candidates Look to Bypass Debates Amid Turn From Substance to Spectacle
September 9, 2022

US News & World Report spoke with Professor of Communication Tom Hollihan on the current condition of debates in the United States.

KNX News 97.1 FM
King Charles III gives first official address after death of Queen Elizabeth II
September 9, 2022

KNX-AM interviewed Nicholas J. Cull, professor of communication, on the first speech given by King Charles III since the passing of his mother.

After 260 journalism innovation grants, Google has decided smaller and quicker is better
September 8, 2022

Professor of Professional Practice Gabriel Kahn was quoted in Poynter about the funding and impact of Crosstown LA.

The Korea Times
How 4th-generation girl groups are reshaping K-pop universe
September 1, 2022

Clinical Assistant Professor of Communication Hye Jin Lee was quoted in The Korea Times about a long-standing theory that K-pop girl groups lag behind boy bands in album sales.

Rolling Stone
Blogger appeals Cardi B’s $4 million defamation award. Expert gives it ‘slim chance’
August 31, 2022

Rolling Stone quoted Adjunct Professor Michael Overing for his expert opinion on defamation law. 

Inside Higher Ed
Black Menaces Want to Educate You
August 30, 2022

Inside Higher Ed quoted Allissa Richardson, associate professor of journalism and communication, about her research on the Black community's use of social media to document and produce news. 

Los Angeles Times
O.C. Angels fans hope a sale will give their team a chance to win again
August 25, 2022

The Los Angeles Times quoted Daniel Durbin, director of the USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media and Society, about the exploration of selling the Angels baseball team.