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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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Around USC Annenberg: Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Annenberg Digital News’ Neon Tommy staff covers the Emmy Awards: Here is a link to their coverage. Features: Faculty & student thoughts: Journalism Professor Gabriel Kahn wrote a story for Slate about the increasing trend of universities adding online and ancillary … Continue reading

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Inside USC Annenberg: Monday, October 14, 2013

Construction on USC Annenberg’s Wallis Annenberg Hall has reached a halfway point, and over at the Construction Blog there are pictures and video of the building’s first precast fixture being installed: Read more about the construction of the new building … Continue reading

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Annenberg Travelogue: A Visit to the National Association of Black Journalists Convention

Ed note: In early August, Arlene Washington ’13 was one of four USC Annenberg students selected to participate in the Student Multimedia Project for the annual National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Convention. We asked Washington to share with us … Continue reading

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Daily Trojan highlights millennial talk at USC Annenberg

Student media organization the Daily Trojan highlighted a USC Annenberg lecture titled “Privacy, Entertainment and the Millennial Generation.” Morley Winograd, senior fellow at the school’s Center on Communication & Leadership Policy, and Geoffrey Cowan, dean emeritus, spoke to a group … Continue reading

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USC Anneberg urges class of 2017 to shape media and communication revolutions

USC Annenberg faculty and administration welcomed the class of 2017 by encouraging them to become leaders of revolution in the communication and media industries. “The work that each and every one of you will be doing over the next four … Continue reading

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