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Dr. Sanne Opree receives top paper award at annual ICA

Monday, 27 June 2016

Together with Moniek Buijzen (Radboud University Nijmegen) and Eva van Reijmersdal (University of Amsterdam), Sanne Opree received a top paper award at the annual conference of the International Communication Association held in...

Prof. dr. Janssen, Dr. Ward and Wu receive China Scholarship Council grant

Thursday, 23 June 2016

The use of gay dating apps in China has grown remarkably in recent years. China's biggest gay dating app Blued has more than 15 million users, surpassing the Western equivalent Grindr. Media scholars Prof. Susanne Janssen,...

Call For Papers: NeFCA Political Communication & Journalism Division Workshop

Monday, 20 June 2016

Wanted. Dead or Alive. Journalists, journalism and their audiences in a changing media landscape.

Transformations in media and news organizations caused by the arrival of new technologies and commercialization of news work have...

Dr. Delia Dumitrica publishes article in Open Democracy on social media algorithms

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

Dr. Delia Dumitrica has published an online article on the platform Open Democracy on social media algorithms. "Algorithms are not working for you and me – they are working for corporate interests, and their aim is to mould us...

Dr. Jacco van Sterkenburg featured in De Kennis van Nu and Radio 1

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

Dr. Jacco van Sterkenburg was featured in an article by De Kennis van Nu and Radio 1 about Holland's missing out on the European Championship. Dr. Van Sterkenburg, specialized in sport media representations, was asked about his...