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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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Henry Jenkins reflects on Public Intellectuals course

Comic Artist Chandler Wood recently created the first of a series of cartoons based on the innovative teaching at USC Annenberg. The first cartoon drawing (left) captures USC Annenberg Professor Henry Jenkins and his communications course, Public Intellectuals: Theory and … Continue reading

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Inside USC Annenberg: Wednesday, October 9, 2013

USC Annenberg’s faculty publish and are quoted in articles in the world’s most recognizable publications almost every day. (Journalism Professor Alan Abrahamson reported from Moscow recently, for example.) Meanwhile, the USC Annenberg faculty has also published a great number of … Continue reading

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Professor Henry Jenkins assists in the launch of multi-platform campaign to shed light on the power and pitfalls of media

Pivot, Participant Media’s new television network for millennials (18-34), has announced the details of a long-term, network-wide social action initiative focusing on digital and media literacy. The campaign is launching with the help of USC Annenberg Professor Henry Jenkins’ Media Activism … Continue reading

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KQED features new learning model developed by Henry Jenkins and Erin Reilly

By Alex Reed Student Writer KQED’s “MindShift” featured a story about research being done by USC Annenberg’s Henry Jenkins and Erin Reilly in collaboration with the Annenberg Innovation Lab to create a new teaching model that involves more participatory learning. … Continue reading

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KQED features USC Annenberg Innovation Lab’s research on learning in the classroom

A thorough Jan. 9 KQED article featured new research from professor Henry Jenkins and the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab about ways to develop learning approaches in classrooms. Jenkins, the Provost’s Professor of Communication, Journalism and Cinematic Arts, is the author of … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg Innovation Lab publishes new guides for developing participatory learning

The USC Annenberg Innovation Lab has released three new reports that aim to serve as teaching and learning guides for K-12 teachers and administrators who want to develop more participatory learning approaches in classrooms. The guides share insights and lessons … Continue reading

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Huffington Posts runs article by USC Annenberg’s MAPP Project

By Alex Reed Student Writer The Huffington Post published an op-ed by USC Annenberg’s Media Activism Participatory Politics (MAPP) project about the use of the media by activist group Invisible Children. The article, “Moving Beyond Kony 2012,” was co-written by … Continue reading

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Doctoral student Stokes co-authors report on mobile games

Doctoral student Benjamin Stokes co-authored a new report with two Cinema Ph.D. students that addresses the mobile frontier for civic video games. The report, titled The Civic Tripod for Mobile and Games: Activism, Art and Learning, “outlines the emerging field … Continue reading

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SmartPlanet article outlines Innovation Lab’s collaboration with global company Orange

A June 8 SmartPlanet article featured a collaboration between the Annenberg Innovation Lab and French telecom giant Orange in which they will explore new transmedia projects. Transmedia storytelling, which professor Henry Jenkins wrote about in his latest book titled Convergence … Continue reading

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