Dr. Torrey Trust and Dr. Bob Maloy Awarded Interdisciplinary Faculty Research Award

A round of applause for Dr. Torrey Trust and Dr. Bob Maloy, as well as Communications faulty member Dr. Allison Butler who have been awarded an Interdisciplinary Faculty Research Award for their proposal, Civics, Government, and Media Literacy Learning for Middle and High School Students and Teachers. These awards support creative interdisciplinary research at UMass that foster diversity, equity, and inclusion. The team is planning to embed media literacy multimedia and learning activities into each of the 50 chapters of the open-access Civics & Government eBook, Building Democracy for All, that has already reached over 10,000 views.