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Richard Fisher Talks Monetary Policy at USC Annenberg

Richard Fisher, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, visited USC Annenberg on July 16 to discuss U.S. monetary policy. The event was the first hosted by Willow Bay, the new director of the School of Journalism, as well … Continue reading

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Monetary Policy Debate to be held at USC Annenberg

Money talks, and the topic of discussion will be the Federal Reserve on Wednesday morning. Richard Fisher, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, is scheduled to speak about U.S. monetary policy at 8:30 a.m. on July 16, in … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg Innovation Lab Debates East Versus West Coast Transmedia

Leaders from USC Annenberg’s Annenberg Innovation Lab (AIL) convened Wednesday, June 4 to discuss transmedia and the ways it differs from coast to coast. The two hour discussion, entitled “East Coast Transmedia versus West Coast Transmedia,” was one of the … Continue reading

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Guy Raz To Speak At USC Annenberg James L. Loper Lecture

On May 6, USC Annenberg will welcome Guy Raz, the host of NPR’s TED Radio Hour, which aims to explore new ideas and inventions that can change the world. Raz was selected as the speaker for USC Annenberg’s 2014 James … Continue reading

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T Bone Burnett and Bill Davis to Speak at USC Annenberg Commencement

Academy and Grammy Award-winning music producer T Bone Burnett and Southern California Public Radio founding President Bill Davis will speak at USC Annenberg’s 2014 Commencement ceremony. Burnett has produced and composed music for numerous television shows and films. He is … Continue reading

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Funny or Die Creative Minds Speak to USC Annenberg Students

President Obama’s recent appearance on the Funny or Die comedy web series “Between Two Ferns” sparked a national discussion about the presidential public image, and USC Annenberg students were able to touch upon this topic and more when a few … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg Professors To Participate In Panels At Festival of Books

Several USC Annenberg faculty members will be participating in panels at this weekend’s Los Angeles Times Festival of Books at USC. Associate Professor Josh Kun will be joining a panel called “Let’s Get Together and Feel All Right: Music, Spirit, … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Cole and Karen North Featured In LA Times Article On La Habra Earthquake

The Los Angeles Times quoted USC Annenberg Center for the Digital Future Director Jeffrey Cole and Annenberg Program on Online Communities Director Karen North in an article on last week’s La Habra earthquake and the social media reaction. Twitter was … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg to host 2014 global leadership conference

In partnership with the World Bank and Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania, USC Annenberg will host a 10-day communication course for global leaders next June. The Summer Institute in Reform Communication: Leadership Strategy and Stakeholder Alignment … Continue reading

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Inside USC Annenberg: November 15, 2013

The USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media & Society hosted ESPN analyst Colin Cowherd on Thursday for a discussion with the institute’s director Professor Daniel T. Durbin. As part of homecoming week at USC, Cowherd’s visit included a live taping … Continue reading

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