Annenberg Presentations at ICA 2021

More than 60 faculty, students, postdoctoral fellows, and research staff will present at the International Communication Association’s 71st Annual Conference, to be held virtually. The conference will be asynchronous, and the platform will be open 24 hours a day from May 27-31.

Five Questions about the New White House Press Secretary

Jennifer Psaki (pictured) has been the White House press secretary for just 20 days, and yet she seems to have already become a household name. This is perhaps as much for what she hasn’t done as for what she has, says Barbie Zelizer, who runs the Annenberg School for Communication’s Center for Media at Risk at Penn.

The Influence and Importance of Language

In the hours immediately following the events at the United States Capitol on January 6, no one quite knew how to describe what had happened. It wasn’t simply because nothing like it had occurred in a century, but also because details regarding what preceded and took place during the event itself — a breach by a large, angry group of Trump supporters that resulted in five deaths — still remains murky several weeks later.

Falk Wins 2020 SANS Early Career Award

The Social & Affective Neuroscience Society (SANS) announced last week that Professor Emily Falk has been awarded its 2020 Early Career Award.

Jackson Joins MIC Center as Co-Director

The Media, Inequality & Change (MIC) Center — a joint project of the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania and the School of Communication and Information (SC&I) at Rutgers University — announced today that Sarah J. Jackson has joined the center as a co-director.

Annenberg Faculty Statement in Support of International Students

In light of ICE’s recent decision to take action against international student visa holders attending schools using online instruction in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we want to express the support of the Annenberg faculty to being an inclusive and global academic community.

Statement of Support from the Annenberg Faculty

The faculty of the Annenberg School for Communication are heartbroken by the senseless killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and all those who are victims of police brutality. Black Lives Matter.


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