Available “first online” in the Journal of Language and Social Psychology, Dr. Atkinson and her former graduate student advisee, Robin Sloan examine the impact of age and race stereotypes on perceptions of competence and patronizing speech. The results of two experiments basically reveal that age stereotypes have a stronger influence on competence and adoption of… more »
Professor Mia Bloom will be part of a plenary session Children and Armed Conflict for the 2016 Noble Peace Prize Forum from June 6-8. Professor Bloom will be part of a discussion with Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict Leila Zerrougui. For more information please click here.
Professor Carrie Freeman’s book “Framing Farming: Communication Strategies for Animal Rights” (2014, Rodopi Press) has been announced as a National Indie Excellence Book Awards finalist in the “social/political change” book category. This is a national book awards competition for independent publishers. To read more about this award click here.
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GSUTV a partnership between the Communication department and Georgia Public Broadcasting co produced the 2016 Shuler Awards
Congratulations to all of the recipients. If you would like to know more about GSUTV and get involved please click here.
For students interested in learning fully online, please look for two exciting new offerings on GoSolar for the Fall, 2016 term.
Dr. Colleen McEdwards, a 30-year journalism industry veteran and former CNNI anchor and correspondent, will be leading two fully online versions of Journalism 3010 and Journalism 4180. Advanced Media Writing and Editorial and Critical… more »
Graduate student Zoe Carney and Professor Mary Stuckey have been awarded the Rose B. Johnson Award. The Rose B. Johnson Award is given to “the most outstanding essay” published in Southern Communication Journal in 2015. The essay is Carney, Z. Hess & M. Stuckey. 2015. The World as the American Frontier: Racialized Presidential War Rhetoric. Southern… more »
Professor Mia Bloom quoted in New York Times article “As Siblings Again Unite to Unleash Terror, Experts Ask What Drives Them,” http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/24/world/europe/as-siblings-again-unite-to-unleash-terror-experts-ask-what-drives-them.html?_r=1
The National Communication Association (NCA) is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. M. Lane Bruner, Professor of Rhetoric and Politics at Georgia State University as the recipient of Franklyn S. Haiman Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Freedom of Expression.
The award is given annually to honor scholars whose work promotes freedom of expression. Dr.… more »
We are pleased to announce that the Winter 2015 Issue of Media Industries is now online! Media Industries is an open-access, peer-reviewed online journal co-sponsored by the GSU Department of Communication. Amelia Arsenault, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication serves as Co-Managing Editor of Media Industries. GSU Communication MA students Kiara Clark and Aaleeyah… more »
Media Industries, an open-access, peer-reviewed online journal co-sponsored by the GSU Department of Communication, recently released its Spring 2015 Issue. Amelia Arsenault, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication serves as Co-Managing Editor of Media Industries. Ying Sun, a GSU student currently pursuing her MA in Mass Communication, served as a graduate… more »