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Jack Nassetta

SMPA Junior Publishes Groundbreaking Disinformation Research

November 04, 2018
We asked junior Jack Nassetta about how he became interested in studying disinformation and the roller coaster ride of publishing major research as an undergraduate that is picked up by the media.
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Panel Discusses Political Discourse and the Midterm Elections

October 29, 2018
SMPA Director Frank Sesno and alumni discussed recent political violence and hate crimes and explored the future of civil discourse as midterm elections approach.
Panelists sit on stage in front of screen with megaphone and blackboard graphics.

Experts Explore Free Speech on College Campuses

October 29, 2018
Legal experts, media professionals and college administrators discussed the future of free speech on campuses in light of changing politics and emerging media.
Gillian Horn stands in front of the Media and Public Affairs building

Behind the Scenes at ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

October 24, 2018
Gillian Horn, B.A. '19, used GW connections and networking to turn her passion for entertainment and journalism into a job with one of late night comedy’s leading lights.
Cheryl W. Thompson

Professor Thompson to Join NPR Investigations Team

October 19, 2018
SMPA associate professor Cheryl W. Thompson will join the NPR Investigations Team as a correspondent in January 2019.
André Gonzales

My Summer in Phoenix with iHeartRadio

October 18, 2018
An only at SMPA experience on the other side of the country, André Gonzales had an exclusive summer internship at the iHeartRadio and NBC News Radio headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona.
Jack Johnson and Cheryl W. Thompson

Mini Documentary Features Professor Cheryl W. Thompson

October 17, 2018
Professor Cheryl W. Thompson is featured in the latest "Chasing Corruption" Facebook video series episode about the power of local investigative reporting.

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