Media Highlights

Public Books
The Big Picture: The Promise of Sanctuary
November 20, 2017

Hector Amaya wrote an article in Public Books on the erosion of liberalism and the rise of nativism in the United States.

How the Women’s Hackathon at WVU tackled diversity in AI
November 20, 2017

MediaShift interviewed Amara Aguilar about a Women's Hackathon event at West Virginia University.

Univision names Ilia Calderon as co-anchor of its flagship evening news program
November 9, 2017

NPR's All Things Considered interviewed Laura Castañeda about the first Afro-Latina anchor of Noticiero Univision.

Voice of America
Teens in US and Japan Admit to Phone Addiction
October 4, 2017

VOA’s Student Union quoted Dean Willow Bay on the changing landscape of mobile device use.

Resources for educators to use in the wake of Charlottesville
August 14, 2017

NPR referenced Alison Trope's Critical Media Project in an article about how to teach students about the white-supremacist rallies and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

KPCC-FM’s 'Take Two'
Facebook's identity crisis: is the social media platform a publisher or not?
April 18, 2017

KPCC-FM's Take Two interviewed Laura Davis about whether Facebook should be responsible for the content published on its site.

Welcome to the Alt-Middle
March 17, 2017

Medium featured a report on a lecture Lisa Pecot-Hébert co-presented at South By Southwest.

The Conversation
America’s broadband market needs more competition
March 5, 2017

Hernán Galperin wrote an article for The Conversation on the lack of competition in the United States' broadband system.

KPCC-FM’s 'Take Two'
What Facebook did to media literacy in America
November 15, 2016

KPCC-FM's Take Two interviewed Laura Davis about the flood of disinformation on social media during the 2016 election.

WHYY-FM's 'Radio Times'
Helping young women of color
October 4, 2016

WHYY-FM's Radio Times spoke with Robin Stevens about helping teens in Philadelphia build self-esteem.

CBC News (Canada)
Hate seeing yourself in photos? Maybe it's time to take a selfie course.
October 2, 2016

CBC News cited Alison Trope's course that explores how gender, sexuality and race are portrayed through selfies on social media.

The Undefeated
Legendary Tennessee State coach Ed Temple was undefeated
September 23, 2016

Miki Turner wrote a profile of Tennessee State track & field coaching legend Ed Temple for the Undefeated.