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How do Jordanian women use social media and for what purpose? Would access to mobile phones change how the DC homeless population lives and interacts with citizens of the city?
Professor Steven Livingston's Report on Crime and Information Technology in Africa Stirs International Dialogue
On behalf of the U.S. government, Professor Steven Livingston has spent the last few years researching the effects of information and communication technology (ICT) in Africa.
In its latest Political Communication Report, the American Political Science Association featured research done by Professor Catie Bailard on the use of the Internet and citizens'
By Mike Valerio
Chuck Todd couldn't call the election yet. Celebrations stopped. And this wasn't the fight Virginia's next governor expected.
Though they shared some classes at GW, Tod Plotkin, GWSB BBA '03, and Sara Evans, SMPA BA '04, weren't formally introduced until Plotkin's senior year.
Senior Eleanor Klibanoff has been interested in journalism for a number of years, but it wasn't until her trip to Nicaragua and El Salvador this summer as a SMPA/Pulitzer Center fellow that she fou
By Linwei Shao
Global Communication MA '15
News about the United States and other governments spying on each other has dominated the press lately, and Professor P.J. Crowley, former U.S.
While studying at Georgetown Law School, Peter Haig had no idea he would produce a film soon to be screened at a national film festival.
Recently returned from a trip to Bali, Professor Janet Steele once again participated in the Ubud Writers and Readers
Over the summer, Professor Catie Bailard traveled to London to receive the Sanders-Kaid Award for Best Article Published in Political Communication in 2012, given by the Internatio
We're proud to announce our Distinguished Fellows for the 2013-2014 year: Major Garrett, CBS News' Chief White House Correspondent, and Tara Sonenshine, the State Department's former under secretary for public diplomacy and public affairs. Be on the lookout for brown bags, class discussions and special events with our new Fellows right here at SMPA.
Growing up as the granddaughter of immigrants from Russia and Poland, Tara Sonenshine always had a passion for giving back.
Applications are open for the Fall 2014 academic year at the School of Media & Public Affairs (SMPA).
Calling all SMPA student journalists!
UPDATE: Due to health issues, President Gorbachev has canceled his US tour and is no longer com
How can a show win an Emmy with only $10? It sounds impossible, but a group of intrepid GW students led by SMPA senior Henry Morillo accomplished just that.
Earlier this week, the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia Journalism School awarded Assistant Professor Nikki Usher one of its inaugur