Awards

Carlin Romano Named Inaugural Free Speech Fellow by University of California

Annenberg Lecturer Carlin Romano has been named an Inaugural Free Speech Fellow by the University of California's new National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement in Washington, D.C.  The Center, a project driven by UC President Janet Napolitano, former Secretary of Homeland Security under President Obama, seeks to catalyze attention to free-speech issues across the country. It will convene a major conference on such matters at its Washington headquarters in early 2019.

Samantha Oliver Receives 2018-19 Graduate Student Fellowship for Teaching Excellence

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at Penn has awarded doctoral candidate Samantha Oliver a 2018-19 Graduate Fellowship for Teaching Excellence.

CTL Graduate Fellows are nominated for their teaching excellence by their schools or departments and then selected in a highly selective process by CTL from a strong pool of university-wide nominees. Between 10 and 14 fellows are typically chosen each year.

APPC's FactCheck.org Wins 2018 Webby Award for Best Politics Site

For the fifth consecutive year, FactCheck.org has won the Webby Award for best politics website from the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. The 22nd Annual Webby Awards honor excellence on the internet, including websites, advertising, apps, videos, and more.

The 2018 Webby Awards received more than 13,000 entries from all 50 states and from 70 countries. Three million votes were cast from 240 countries for the People’s Voice Award in each category, which is determined by popular vote.

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