News

Feb 20, 2024

Professor Jonathan Ong has written (with Rafael Grohman) a new introduction to a special issue of Social Media + Society entitled “Disinformation-for-Hire as Everyday Digital Labor”. This essay discusses how digital labor studies need to engage more directly with the ways disinformation thrives in the gray in-betweens of formal/informal and licit/illicit digital economies.

Feb 12, 2024

By student contributor: Katherine Fillion

Bonin
Feb 9, 2024

Professor Juan Eduardo Bonin of the University of San Martin (UNSAM) will present his lecture Language policies and indigenous healthcare in Argentina: Looking for evidence for hope on February 14 at 1:30pm via Zoom.

Larrisa Miller
Feb 6, 2024

Larrisa (Larri) Miller, PhD student in the Department of Communication, has been invited to participate in Researching Radicalism: A Workshop in Theories and Methods at Northeastern University, March 22 & 23, 2024.

Feb 5, 2024

Communication PhD student Ibukun Filani has contributed two chapters to "Humour Theory and Stylistic Inquiry" edited by Taiwo Oloruntoba-Oju (Professor in the Department of English at the University of Ilorin in Nigeria). This edited book brings together scholarly chapters on linguistic aspects of humour in literary and non-literary domains and contexts in different parts of the world.

spring
Jan 26, 2024

Open: January 15, 2024; Close: March 1, 2024

Funded by multiple donors, this award supports SBS students who will complete internships during the summer ’24 semester. Candidates must be in good academic standing with at least 45 credits. Please note, the Early Decision round is for students with confirmed internships offers only. Students who are awaiting formal confirmation of internships can apply for funding in the General round of Internship Scholarship Funding.

seth goldman
Jan 26, 2024

Professor Seth K. Goldman has been named a visiting scholar for the 2024-2025 academic year by the Russell Sage Foundation. While in residence at RSF, scholars pursue research and writing projects that reflect the foundation's commitment to strengthening the social sciences and conducting research "for the improvement of social and living conditions in the United States."

Dec 6, 2023

The admissions deadline for our PhD Program is January 2nd, 2024. The application process is explained here with links to the online application and Graduate Program Handbook. Also, you will find a video recording of our Graduate Information Session from November 3, 2023.

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