PRESENTATIONS / CONFERENCE PAPERS

 

Gil de Zuñiga, H., Ardèvol-Abreu, A., Casero-Ripollés, A. (2019). WhatsApp Political Discussion, Participation and Activism: Exploring Overall and Age Differential Effects. International Communication Association, Washington, D.C., USA

Strauss, N., Huber, B., Gil dee Zuñiga, H. (2019). Structural influences of the News Finds Me perception: Why people believe they don’t have to actively seek the news anymore. International Communication Association, Washington, D.C., USA

Song, H., Gil de Zuñiga, H., Boomgaarden, H. (2019).  A Differential Pathway to Political Cynicism? Antecedents and Consequences of “News Finds Me” Perception. International Communication Association, Washington, D.C., USA

Huber, B., Strauss, N., Gil de Zúñiga, H., & Liu, J. H. (2019, April). Big 5 und die „News Finds Me Perception“: Wie Persönlichkeitsmerkmale die Wahrnehmung beeinflussen, Nachrichten nicht mehr aktiv verfolgen zu müssen [Big 5 and „News-Finds-Me Perception": How personality traits shape individuals' perception to no longer need to actively seek news].  Austrian Communication Association (ÖGK). Vienna, Austria.

Vargas-Salfate, S., Paez, D., Liu, J.H., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Pratto, F., & Khan, S.S. (2018). Cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis of system justification in 19 countries. International Society for Political Psychology, San Antonio, USA

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Strauss, N., Huber, B., and Liu, H.J. (2018). The Proliferation of the News Finds Me Perception Across Different Societies. IV Annual Conference of the International Journal of Press/Politics. Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism. Oxford, U.K. 

Strauss, N., Huber, B., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2018). Antecedents of the ‘News Find Me’ perception: What makes people tune out of news? A cross-national comparison. YECREA. Lugano, Switzerland.

Song, H., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Boomgaarden, H. (2018). The antecedents and consequences of “News Finds Me” perception in online political information seeking. Plattform für Umfragen, Methoden und Empirische Analysen (PUMA) / Platform for Survey, Methods, and Empirical Analysis. Vienna, Austria.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Diehl, T., Huber, B., and Liu, H.J. (2018). Communication Mediation Model Across Cultures: Multilevel Mediation Model Effects of News and Discussion on Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington, D.C., USA. 

Zhang, Y., Guo, L., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2018).  Digital inequalities or personality differences? A longitudinal analysis of social media usage divides in China. Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Washington, D.C., USA

Huber, B., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Liu, H.J. (2018). Who are the second screeners? Personality traits predicting dual screen use. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington, D.C., USA.

Diehl, T., Huber, B., Gil de Zuñiga, H., Liu, J. (2018).  Social Media and Concerns about Global Climate Change: News Use and Political Ideology in 20 Countries. Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Washington, D.C., USA

Liu, H.J., Paez, D., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Pratto, F. (2018) Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Analysis of System Justification in 19 Countries. International Society of Political Psychology. San Antonio, TX, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2018).  What do people think about how journalists perform their roles? Assessing whether journalists meet people’s normative expectations about the profession and the effects for civil societies. International Communication Association [Panel]. Prague, Czech Republic.

Valenzuela, S., Bachmann, I., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2018).  Positive, Negative or Null Effects? A Panel Study on Political Learning from Social Media. International Communication Association. Prague, Czech Republic.

Huber, B. Diehl, T., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Liu, J.H. (2018).  Effects of Second Screening, Building Social Media Social Capital Through Dual Screen Use. International Communication Association. Prague, Czech Republic.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Huber, B. (2018).  Making sense of Election Reporting. International Communication Association. [Panel]. Prague, Czech Republic.

Barnidge, M., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Liu, J.H. (2018).  Second Screening and Political Participation Worldwide. International Communication Association. Prague, Czech Republic.

James H. Liu, J.H., Milojev, P., Zhang, R.J., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Páez, D., and Vilar, R. (2018).  Mass Media Consumption, the Internet, and Social Connectedness: The Impact of Information Engagement on Subjective Well-being and Political Participation. International Society of Political Psychology. San Antonio, TX, USA.

Huber, B., Barnidge, M., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Liu, H.J. (2017). Fostering Public Trust in Science: The Role of Social Media. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL, USA. 

Diehl, T., Barnidge, M., and Gil de Zuñiga, H. (2017). Multi-Platform News Use and Political Participation across Age Groups. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Diehl, T., Huber, B., Liu, H.J. (2017). Personality Traits and Social Media Use in 20 Countries. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL, USA.

Barnidge, M., Huber, B., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Liu, H.J. (2017). Social Media as a Sphere for “Risky” Political Expression: A 20-Country Multi-Level Comparative Analysis. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL, USA.

Mari, S., Hanke, K., Liu, J.H., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Vilar, R., Bilewicz, M., Brown, G., Boer, D., & Suerdem A. (2017). Conspiracy theories and the decline in institutional trust:
A cross-cultural study on the impact of social media use. American Association of Social Psychology. Auckland, New Zealand, August 26-28.

Huber, B., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2017).  Soziale Medien und Vertrauen in Wissenschaft. Befunde aus einer Befragung in 20 Ländern (Social Media and Public Trust in Science. Evidence from 20 Countries). Wissenschaftskommunikation in der DGPuK (German Communication Association). Landau, Germany.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Diehl, T., and Ardèvol-Abreu, A. (2017).  Do People’s News Use and their Views about Journalists’ Relate to Civic Engagement? Evidence from 22 Societies. International Communication Association. San Diego, CA, USA.

Valenzuela, S., Correa, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2017).  A Social Capital Explanation of Facebook and Twitter Effects on Protest Participation. International Communication Association. San Diego, CA, USA.

Barnidge, M., Ardèvol-Abreu, A., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2016). Content-Expressive Behavior: Discussion Network Heterogeneity, Content Expression, and Political Polarization. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Minneapolis, MN, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Barnidge, M., and Diehl, T. (2016). Political Persuasion on Social Media: A Moderated Moderation Model of Political Disagreement and Civil Reasoning. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Minneapolis, MN, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2016). Ethics challenges, and opportunities working with external data providers. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Minneapolis, MN, USA. [Panel].

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2016). All politics is social? The evolution of social media use in presidential campaigns. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Minneapolis, MN, USA. [Panel].

Schumann, S., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Liu, J. (2016). Breaching the participation divide on the Internet: Are online political activities more inclusive than offline actions? International Society for Justice Research. Canterbury, United Kingdom.

Ardèvol-Abreu, A., Barnidge, M., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2016). Communicative Antecedents of Political Persuasion: The Roles of Political Discussion and Citizen News Creation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Minneapolis, MN, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Barnidge, M., Ardèvol-Abreu, A., Diehl, T., and Liu, J. (2016). Assessing Trust in Media & Political Institutions Worldwide: Evidence from a 20 Country Online Panel Survey. World Association for Public Opinion. Austin, TX, USA.

Valenzuela, S., Correa, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2016). Ties, Likes and Tweets: Using Discussion Network Type to Explain the Impact of Social Media on Protest Participation. World Association for Public Opinion. Austin, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Barnidge, M., and Scherman, A. (2016). Social Media Social Capital, Offline Social Capital and Political Participation: Exploring Asymmetrical Social Capital Effects. International Communication Association. Fukuoka, Japan.

Ardèvol-Abreu, A., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2016). Effects of Editorial Media Bias Perception and Media Trust on the Use of Traditional, Citizen, and Social Media News. International Communication Association. Fukuoka, Japan.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Diehl, T. (2016). Detachment from Surveillance Needs: Effects of ‘News Finds Me’ Perception on Political knowledge, Interest, and Voting. International Communication Association. Fukuoka, Japan.

Ardèvol-Abreu, A., Hooker, C., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2016). Online News Creation, Trust in the Media, and Political Participation: Direct and Moderating Effects. International Communication Association. Fukuoka, Japan.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Diehl, T., and Ardèvol-Abreu, A. (2016). When Citizens and Journalists Interact on Twitter Effects over Journalists’ Performance Expectations and Media-Bias Perceptions. International Communication Association. Fukuoka, Japan.

Liu, J.H., Milojev, P., Cannon, P., de Souza, R., de Araujo, R., Isler, L. and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2015). Conceptualizing digital influence: A cross-cultural and longitudinal approach. Asian Association of Social Psychology. Cebu, Philippines.

Ardèvol-Abreu, A., Diehl, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2015). Antecedents of Internal Political Efficacy: Incidental News Exposure Online and the Role of Political Discussion. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. San Francisco, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Valenzuela, S., and Weeks, B. (2015). Motivations for Political Discussion: Antecedents and Consequences on Civic Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. San Francisco, USA.

Maireder, A., Weeks, B., Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Schloegl, S. (2015). Big Data and Political Social Networks: Introducing Audience Diversity and Communication Connector Bridging Measures in Social Network Theory. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. San Francisco, USA.

Ardèvol-Abreu, A., Diehl, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2015). Building Social Capital: The Role of News and Political Discussion Tie Strength in Fostering Reciprocity. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. San Francisco, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Weeks, B., and Ardèvol-Abreu, A. (2015). The “News Finds Me” Effect in Communication. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. San Francisco, USA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Weeks, B., and Diehl, T. (2015). Advancing distinctive effects of political discussion and expression on political participation: The moderating role of online and social media privacy concerns. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. San Francisco, USA.

Weeks, B., Diehl, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2015). Online Influence? Social Media Use, Opinion Leadership, and Political Persuasion. World Association for Public Opinion. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Diehl, T., and Weeks, B. (2015). Internal, External and Government Political Efficacy: Advancing Efficacy Effects on News Use, Discussion, and Political Participation. World Association for Public Opinion. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Diehl, T., Weeks, B., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2015). Social Interaction on Social Media as a “Path” to Political Persuasion: Social Media for News, Discussion Disagreement and Heterogeneity. International Communication Association. San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Chen, H.T., Saldaña, M., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2015). How You Are Motivated to Talk Matters: A Moderated-Mediation Model of Political Discussion. International Communication Association. San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., McGregor, S., and García, V. (2014). Social TV and Democracy: How Second Screening During News Relates to Political Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Montreal, Canada.

Yoo, S. W., Kim, J., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2014). Cognitive Benefits for Senders: Antecedents and Effects of Political Expression on Social Media. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Montreal, Canada.

Molyneux, L., Vasudevan, K., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2014).  Gaming social capital: Finding civic value in multiplayer video games. Association for Education in ‘Journalism and Mass Communication. Montreal, Canada.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2014). Coverage of the 2012 Presidential Elections: "Fair and Balanced"? Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Montreal, Canada. [Panel].

Gómez y Patiño, M., Saldaña, M., Diehl, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2014).  The Role of Social Media in fostering Civic Participation and Social Capital: Information, Interaction and Community in Women’s Social Media Use. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Montreal, Canada.

Holton, A., Lewis, S., Coddington, M, and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2014).  Reciprocity and the News: The role of personal and social media reciprocity in news creation and consumption. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Montreal, Canada.

Pei, Z., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2014).  Chatting leads to political action? Modeling the relation among discussion motivations, political expression and participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Montreal, Canada.

Yoo, S. W., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2014). Understanding Conditional Mediation Process of Online Incidental News Exposure Effects on Political Engagement. International Communication Association. Seattle, WA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2013). Social Media As a Sphere For Political Expression and Information: Examining the Effects on Political Participation. World Social Science Forum. Montreal, Canada.

Lee, A. M., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Johnson, T., & Coleman, R. (2013). The dialogic Potential of Social Media: Assessing the Ethical Reasoning of Companies’ Public Relations on Facebook and Twitter. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington D.C.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2013).  Social Network Ties and Discussion Attributes as Antecedents of Political Discussion Elaboration. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington D.C.

Shahin, S., Saldaña, M., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2013).  The Peripheral Elaboration Model: How Incidental News Exposure Predicts Political Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington D.C.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2013).  Exploring the use of Emerging Technology in the Classroom during the 2012 Election Cycle and Beyond. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington D.C.

Zheng, P., Ardèvol-Abreu, A., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2013). News use, infotainment and political participation: Advancing the mediating role of news and infotainment cognitive elaboration. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington D.C.

Kim, J.W., Chadha, M., & Gil de Zúñiga (2013). News Use and Cognitive Elaboration the Mediating Role of People's Perceptions of Media Complex Issues Comprehension. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington, DC.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Molyneux, L., and Zheng, P. (2013). A Longitudinal Data Analysis of Social Media Use, Political Expression and Their Effects on Political Participation. International Communication Association. London, United Kingdom.

Rezende, B., Porto, E., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2013). RIUMOR: a Multiplatform Social TV for Interactive Digital TV. European Interactive TV Conference Workshop. Como, Italy.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) The effect of networks’ ties, heterogeneity, disagreement and reasoning on political discussion elaboration. World Association for Public Opinion's Latin-American Congress. Bogotá, Colombia.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) Nuevos medios y política: oportunidades y desafíos en la nueva esfera pública digital. International Communication Association's Latin-American Congress. Santiago de Chile, Chile.

Coddington, M., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Johnson, T. (2012). Stumbling Into Action: How Incidental Exposure and News Consumption Influence Social Capital and Civic Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Willard-Hensley (2012). The press versus the public: What is “good journalism? Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL.

Holton, A., Coddington, M., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012). Whose news? Whose values? Citizen Journalism and journalistic values through the lens of content creators and consumers. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) The Asymmetrical Causal Relationship between Citizens’ Political Discussion and Political Participation. American Political Science Association. New Orleans, LA.

Chen, T.H., Lee, S., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) Issue Publics and Cross-Cutting Political Views: Assessing the Mediating Effects of Motivations for Discussion on Exposure to Political Diversity and Discussion Elaboration. American Political Science Association. New Orleans, LA.

Chen, T.H.., Jeong, S.H., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) The Active Issue Publics in the New Media Environment:  Political Expression, Political Participation, and Internal Political Efficacy. International Communication Association. Phoenix, AZ.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Correa, T., and Valenzuela, S. (2012) Effects of Selective Exposure to FOX and CNN Cable News on Attitudes Toward Mexican Immigrants. International Communication Association. Phoenix, AZ.

Yoo, S. W., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) Dinner Table or Party Talk?  Connecting Blog, Facebook, Twitter with Gaps in Knowledge and Participation. International Communication Association. Phoenix, AZ.

Brundidge, J., Garrett, K., Rojas, H., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) Participatory Consequences of Ideological News Online: Mobilization and Cross-Pressures in the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election Cycle. International Communication Association. Phoenix, AZ.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Copeland, L., and Bimber, B. (2012) Political Consumerism and Political Communication: The Social Media Connection. International Communication Association. Phoenix, AZ.

Holton, A., Coddington, M., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2012) Creating Conviction: Reshaping trust, bias and opinion through participatory journalism. International Symposium on Online Journalism. Austin, TX.

Coddington, M., Johnson, T.J., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) Stumbling into Action:  The Influence of Inadvertent News Exposure to Social Networking Sites and Blogs on Political Knowledge and Participation. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Correa, T., and Valenzuela, S. (2011) Selective exposure to cable news and immigration in the U.S.: The effects of FOX News and CNN on Attitudes toward Mexican Immigrants. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Willard-Hinsley, A. (2011) The press versus the public: What is “good journalism? Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Copeland, L., and Bimber, B. (2011) Social Media and Political Consumerism. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL.

Finn, J., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) Online credibility and community among blog users. American Society for Information Science and Technology. New Orleans, LA.

Yoo, S.W., Kim, Y., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) A Free Bonus in the Internet: Incidental News-Exposure Effects on Political Knowledge, Online and Offline Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Saint Louis, MO.

Valenzuela, S., Jeon, S.H., Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) Deliberation or Small Talk? Motivations for Public Discussion and Their Effects on Civic Engagement. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Saint Louis, MO.

Dave Park, Gil de Zúñiga, H., Mironchikov, O., and Cedeno, M. (2011) Online Social Networking and Socialization among Hispanic College Students. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Saint Louis, MO.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) Analyzing News Media Display-Stand Gap as Antecedent for Political and Civic Engagement. Communication in the Millennium. San Diego, CA.

Kim, Y., Hsu, S.H., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) Relationships of Social Media Use, Personality Traits, and Discussion Networks Heterogeneity with Civic Participation. International Communication Association. Boston, MA.

Chen, H.T., Jeong, S.H., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) The activeness of the issue publics in the new media environment: Online content creation as a mediator between membership of issue publics and political participation. American Association for Public Opinion Research. Phoenix, AZ.

Brundidge, J., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Garrett, K., and Rojas, H. (2011) Mobilization and Demobilization among Liberals and Conservatives: The Impact of Political Blogs on Voter Choice and Participation in the 2008 Election Cycle. World Association for Public Opinion. European regional meeting at Segovia, Spain.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Valenzuela, S., and Jung, N. (2011) Learning Through Friending: Informational Uses of Online Network Sites and Individuals’ Social Capital and Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Denver, CO.

Chadha, M., Avila, A., and Gil de Zúñiga, (2011) H. Listening in: Profiling podcast users and their political participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Denver, CO.

Kim, Y., Chen, H., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2011) Does Internet Lead to Fragmentation? Relationships of Relative Entertainment Use and Incidental News Exposure with Political Knowledge and Participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Denver, CO.

Bachmann, I., Correa, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2010) Outlining New Paths to Democracy: A Profile of Online Content Creators and its Effects on Political and Civic Participation. International Symposium on Online Journalism. Austin, TX.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Valenzuela, S. (2010) Effects of Online and Offline Discussion Networks and Weak Ties on Civic Engagement. International Symposium on Online Journalism. Austin, TX.

Chadha, M., Avila, A., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2010) Plugged in: Predicting podcast audiences and their political participation. International Symposium on Online Journalism. Austin, TX.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Valenzuela, S. (2010) Understanding civic engagement: Online and offline networks and weak ties. International Communication Association. Singapore.

Kaufhold, K., Valenzuela, S., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2010) Citizen journalism and democracy: How user-generated news use relates to political knowledge and participation. International Communication Association. Singapore.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Hsu, S.H, and Bachmann, I. (2010) Active vs. passive blog use: Implications for interpersonal discussion and political participation. International Communication Association. Singapore.

Bachmann, I., Correa, T., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2010) Profiling online content creators: Advancing the paths to democracy. International Communication Association. Singapore.

Correa, T; Willard-Hensley, A., and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2009) Tell me how you are and I’ll tell you what you’ll do: Personality, life satisfaction, and uses of social media. Association of Internet Researchers. Milwaukee, WI.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. Sebastian, V., and Lee, JK. (2009) Seeking news on social network sites: Implications for trust, social capital, civic participation and political participation. Association of Internet Researchers. Milwaukee, WI.

Sebastian, V. Kim, Y; Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2009) Effects of online and offline discussions on citizens’ civic engagement. Association of Internet Researchers. Milwaukee, WI.

Panel: Gil de Zúñiga, H; Stromer-Galley, J; Wiese; Johns, M; Rojas, H; Shah, D; Goldstein; Burden, B; Fowler EF. (2009) Did the Internet “make a difference” in the 2008 US election? Association of Internet Researchers. Milwaukee, WI.

Correa, T; Willard, A; Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2009) Who interacts on the web? The Intersection of users’ personality and social media use. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Boston, MA.

Sebastian, V; Kim, Y; Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2009) Networks that matter: How online and offline discussions among citizens relate to political engagement. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Boston, MA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2009) Geo-identity and media use: A model of the process of political and civic participation in the European Union. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Boston, MA.

Jung, N; Kim, Y; Lee, JK; Gil de Zúñiga, H. The mediating role of knowledge and efficacy in an O-S-R-O-R model of political participation. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Boston, MA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Lewis, C; Willard, A; Valenzuela, S; Lee, JK; Baresch, B. (2009) Blogging as a form of journalism: A model linking perception, motivation, and behavior. International Communication Association. Chicago, IL.

Bachmann, I; Lee, JK; Kaufhold, K; Seth, L and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2008) News still matters: Young people’s news platform preference and political participation. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL.

Lewis, C; Willard, A; Valenzuela, S; Lee, JK; Baresch, B and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2009) Blogging as journalistic practice: Explaining the psychology and behavior of bloggers. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., Vraga, E; Veenstra, A; Borah, P; and Shah, D. (2008) The blog public: Bloggers, readers and the communities they build. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL.

Panel: Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2008) Teaching theory in skills classes. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2008) The dark side of the Blog: Analyzing dynamics of blog use and their impact on political participation. World Association for Public Opinion. New Orleans, LA.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2007) How a sense of place motivates participation: Geo-Identity, new media use vs. conventional media use, and European orientations. Association of Internet Researchers. Vancouver, Canada.

Gil de Zúñiga, H.; Veenstra, A.; Vraga, E.; Wang, B.; Deshano, C. and Shah, D. (2007) Online and offline activism: Communication mediation and political messaging among blog readers. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Washington, D.C.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2006) Who cares about Europe: Profiling the European news seeker in contrast to social geo-identity circles. Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research. Chicago, IL.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2006) Mass media as mediators of European social identity. International Communication Association. Dresden City, Germany (2006).

Gil de Zúñiga, H.; Puig, E. and Rojas, H. (2006) Blogs, traditional sources online & participation. American Association for Public Opinion Research. Montreal, Canada.

Shah, D., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Cho J., and McLeod, D. (2005) Cue convergence and frame amplification: Linking portrayals of arabs to social intolerance and minority disempowerment. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Toronto, Canada.

Shah, D., Rojas, H., Cho, J., Keum, H., Schmierbach, M., Yoon, S., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Olson, L., and McGrath, B. (2004) Encouraging reflection and participation around racial tolerance: A quasi-experiment of media consumption and citizen deliberation. American Association for Public Opinion Research. Phoenix, AZ.

Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2004) Reshaping the digital inequality in the European Union: How psychological variables affect Internet adoption rates. World Association for Public Opinion. Phoenix, AZ.

Gil de Zúñiga, H., and Rojas, H. (2004) New technologies in the information age: Is Internet a deceiving tool? International Congress of Information. La Havana, Cuba.

Hwang, H.; Kim, E.; Lee, N.; Lee, S.; Paek, J.; Schmierbach, M.; Gil de Zúñiga, H.; and Shah, D. (2003) Media dissociation, Internet use, and political participation: Anti-war protest case. Midwest Association for Public Opinion. Chicago, IL.

Shah, D.; Cho, J.; Rojas, H; and Gil de Zúñiga, H. (2003) Executive summary of SCOPE findings: Coming together around two Towns of Jasper. Public Broadcast Service Conference. Madison, Wisconsin.

Keum, H.; Hillback, E.; Rojas, H.; Hove, T.; Gil de Zúñiga, H.; Heather, M.; Hawkins, J.; Shah, D.; and McLeod, D. (2003) News framing of civil liberties restrictions: Conditional effects on security concerns and tolerance judgments. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Kansas City, MO.

Cho, J.; Gil de Zúñiga, H.; Humane, A.; Hwang, H.; Nah, S.; Rojas, H.; and Shah, D. (2003) Beyond access: The Digital divide and Internet uses and gratifications. International Communication Association. San Diego. California.

Cho, J., Humane, A., Hwang, H., Nah, S., Rojas, H., Gil de Zúñiga, H., Downey, G., and Shah, D. (2002) Internet use and gratifications gain: Rethinking the digital divide. Midwest Association for Public Opinion. Chicago, IL.