Documentary Film: Who Killed Alex Odeh?

The assassination of a beloved Palestinian-American activist in Southern California sets off a 35-year quest for justice that exposes the transnational dimension of the Israel/Palestine conflict.
May 14, 2022

From directors Jason Osder and William Youmans comes a socio-political true crime mystery.

Job Opening: Visiting Professor of Media & Public Affairs

May 14, 2022

SMPA Seeks Visiting Professor of Media & Public Affairs

Director Waisbord's Note on the Russian military invasion of Ukraine

May 14, 2022

"I echo President Wrighton’s statement last week that members of our community may be particularly affected by this evolving situation."

Director Waisbord's Note on the Anniversary of January 6th

May 14, 2022

"A year later, it’s important for us to remember the historic events and to reflect on the monumental significance of an insurrection."

Award-winning War Correspondent and Author Join SMPA as Shapiro Fellow

May 14, 2022

During the Spring semester, journalist and alumna Megan K. Stack will join SMPA as the 2022 J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Fellow.

Building global support to Combat Disinformation in Media

May 14, 2022

IPDGC hosts Distinguished Humphrey Fellowship

GW Politics Poll Shows Lack of Trust by Republicans in Biden Won States

May 14, 2022

GW Politics Poll shows that just 44% of Republicans and 76% of Democrats have a “great deal” or “fair amount” of trust in their state election administrators.

SMPA Announces New Director of the Project for Media and National Security

May 14, 2022

SMPA is pleased to announce that Thom Shanker has been selected as the next director of the Project for Media and National Security.

CNN Gift Will Increase Public Understanding of Environmental Issues and Honor Ted Turner

May 14, 2022

Cable News Network (CNN) founder Ted Turner earned a reputation as a pioneer in global media and journalism.

2021 SMPA Award, Scholarship and Prize Recipients

May 14, 2022

Congratulations to all 2021 award, prize, and scholarship winners!