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Research study finds that a film can have a measurable impact on audience behavior

As Academy Award voters mark their ballots, researchers at the USC Annenberg Norman Lear Center released a study measuring a movie’s power to change the behavior of people who see it. Using an innovative instrument developed by the Lear Center, … Continue reading

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HH&S director Sandra de Castro Buffington joins APHA Expo panel talk about putting more ‘spinach’ in the popcorn

By Russell DeVita The entertainment industry is giving the public an increasing amount of “spinach” in their popcorn, and both sides are benefiting. That sentiment was just a little taste of a panel discussion called “Content Integration & Social Change: … Continue reading

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Neon Tommy covers all angles of Emmy Awards

Contributors to USC Annenberg’s Neon Tommy produced more than 30 stories surrounding the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday night. “It was great to have so many students working long hours out in Hollywood and over pizza in the office to produce and handle … Continue reading

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