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Elihu Katz Colloquia: Emily Vraga, University of Minnesota

March 24, 2023 12:15pm-1:15pm
  • Hybrid Event: Room 500 and on Zoom
Audience Open to the Public

Title and Abstract Forthcoming

About the Speaker

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Emily Vraga is an associate professor in the Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota, where she holds the Don and Carole Larson Professorship in Health Communication. Her research tests methods to identify and correct misinformation on social media, to apply news literacy to reduce biased processing of media messages, and to encourage attention to more diverse content online. Vraga has published over 80 journal articles in the interdisciplinary fields of communication, political science, journalism, and public health. Her work has informed international health organizations and social media platforms to improve efforts to address misinformation online.

 

 

 

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