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Reeves quoted extensively in advance of JFK anniversary

Journalism Professor and presidential expert Richard Reeves has been in the news extensively this month, writing and speaking on the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death. Reeves has penned such books as 1993′s “President Kennedy: Profile of Power” … Continue reading

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Diane Winston on Pope Francis, women in the church

Knight Chair in Media and Religion Diane Winston wrote an op-ed for the LA Times concerning the absence of church gender equality discussions in the thus-far progressive tenure of Pope Francis. Noting the pope’s open-minded stance on homosexuality, Winston said that women … Continue reading

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More than 550 outlets cover Center for the Digital Future study

Within one day of being published, the 11th annual study of the impact of the internet on Americans by the USC Annenberg Center for the Digital Future was covered in more than 550 outlets worldwide. The 2013 report, released Thursday, … Continue reading

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Professor K.C. Cole in LA Times op-ed: Assumptions can be corrected

By Alex Reed Student Writer The Los Angeles Times ran an op-ed article by journalism professor K.C. Cole about society’s tendency to assume that all CEOs, doctors and other professionals are white males because that is the “default assumption.” “Default … Continue reading

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Frazier discusses today’s less politically aware hit songs

Communication professor Robeson Taj P. Frazier was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article titled: “For politically aware songs, the ’00s were all for naught.” “The music that’s being released by the major recording labels is [less political], sure,” said Frazier, “They’re … Continue reading

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Saltzman writes a tribute to his high school teacher for the LA Times

Journalism professor Joe Saltzman (pictured) wrote “Ted Tajima: A teacher who changed lives” for the Los Angeles Times as a tribute to an Alhambra High teacher who passed away last year. Ted Tajima “was an English and journalism teacher at … Continue reading

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Overholser and Nelson on LA Times Editor Russ Stanton stepping down

School of Journalism Director Geneva Overholser was quoted by The News & Observer in the article “Stanton stepping down as L.A. Times editor; Maharaj to assume top newsroom job.” Overholser said that Stanton “presided over the newsroom during an exceptionally challenging … Continue reading

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Kaplan in Huffington Post, LA Times, AP, Sign on San Diego and Marketplace

Communication professor and director of the Norman Lear Center Marty Kaplan was recently published in The Huffington Post and quoted by the LA Times, Associated Press, Sign On San Diego and the “Marketplace Morning Report.” In his Nov. 14 op-ed piece, “Keeping Up … Continue reading

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Muller writes “Where newspapers thrive”

Journalism professor Judy Muller wrote an op-ed article for the LA Times that highlights the role of small-town newspapers. Her piece, “Where newspapers thrive,” highlights the points made in her recently published book Emus Loose in Egnar. Muller’s writing emphasizes that despite … Continue reading

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Durbin on ESPN and the Super Bowl

Communication professor Daniel Durbin was quoted in an LA Times article titled “Could an ESPN Super Bowl be in the Future?“. “What’s happened the last few Olympics and with other major events programing has been ESPN will go harder than anyone … Continue reading

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