News

  • 05.12.2016 New publication!
    Gil de Zúñiga, H., Diehl, T., and Ardévol-Abreu, A. (in press). Internal, External and Government Political Efficacy: Advancing Efficacy Effects on News Use, Discussion, and Political Participation. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media
  •  01.11.2016 Welcome Back!
    We are pleased to welcome back Brigitte Huber! She was on maternity leave and is now back to work!
  • 14.10.2015 New publication!
    Saldaña, M., & Ardèvol-Abreu, A. (2016, in press). From compelling arguments to compelling associations at the third level of agenda setting. In L. Guo and M. McCombs (Eds.), The power of information networks, (pp. 104-118). New York & London: Routledge.

  • 13.10.2015 New publication!
    Barnidge, M., & Gil de Zúñiga, H. (in press) AMOS. In Matthes, J., Davis, C. & Potter, R. (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods. Wiley-ICA.

  • 08.10.2015 Congratulations!
    Trevor Diehl
    defended his PhD proposal today and is now an offical PhD candidate at the Department of Communication. Well done, Trevor!

  • 16.07.2015 Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media
    Homero Gil de Zúñiga
    has been invited to be part of the JoBEM's Editorial Board. Congratulations!

  • 11.06.2015 Congratulations Katja!
    Catherine Hooker
    defended her PhD proposal today and is now an offical PhD candidate at the Department of Communication. Well done, Katja!

  • 28.05.2015 New publication!
    Gil de Zúñiga, H., García, V., and McGregor, S. (in press). What is second screening? Exploring motivations of second screen use and its effects on online political participation. Journal of Communication.

  • 23.01.2015 New publication!
    Ardèvol-Abreu, A. (2015). Building the agenda and news frames about countries facing humanitarian crises: news values and selection of information sources. Communication & Society 28(1), 43-64.

  • 17.10.2014 New publications!
    Gil de Zúñiga, H.,
    Saldaña, M., & Lawrence, R. (2014). Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life. In K. Harvey (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Social Media and Politics. (vol. 1, pp. 1-98). Los Angeles, CA: Sage.

    Valenzuela, S., Gil de Zúñiga, H., & Zheng, P. (2014). Youth engagement. In K. Harvey (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Social Media and Politics (vol. 3, pp. 1407-1411). Los Angeles, CA: Sage.

    Weeks, B. E.
    Holbert, L. (2014). Truth Team. In K. Harvey and J. G. Golson (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Social Media and Politics, (pp. 1267-1269). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage

  • 08.10.2014 Brian Weeks receives the Department of Communication's Research Award! Our department awarded Brian the competitive "Research Award 2014" for his proposed project: “(Mis)information sharing: How Anxiety accelerates the spread of inaccurate information within social media”. Congratulations, Brian!