A new study by Professor Damon Centola, along with graduate students Jingweng Zhang, Devon Brackbill, and Sijia Yang showed that the social influence of online peers can be more effective than traditional motivational messaging in encouraging physical activity.
Research from the DiMeNet Group on "Network Effects in the Academic Market: Mechanisms for Hiring and Placing Ph.D.s in Communication (2007–2014)." (Journal of Communication, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jcom.12158/abstract.)
Professor Diana C. Mutz was interviewed in a recent "Foxhole" segment about her latest book In-Your-Face Politics: The Consequences of Uncivil Media (Princeton University Press, April 2015), which provides the first comprehensive look at the consequences of in-your-face politics.
Professor Emily Falk talks about her research on how using self-affirmation can open our brains to accept advice that is hard to hear.
Related: Press release.
April 16, 2015: In his most recent publication, Monroe E. Price provides a timely update to theories of free expression and strategic communication. Panelists include Monroe E. Price, Director of the Center for Global Communciation Studies, Annenberg School for Communication, William W. Burke-White, Richard Perry Professor and Inaugural Director, Perry World House; Deputy Dean and Professor of Law, Ellen P. Goodman, Professor of Law, Rutgers University, and Carolyn Marvin, the Frances Yates Professor of Communication, Annenberg School for Communication.