Parenting in the Digital Age

Media Inside Out: Parenting in the Digital Age

How do parents make sure that their child’s digital diet of content is smart and safe, not harmful?…

Feminist Representation in the Media

Media Inside Out: Feminist Representation in the Media

Because of the recent #MeToo movement and Women’s Marches across the country, Merriam-Webster announced that its 2017 Word of the Year was feminism.…

Empathy and the Media

Dr. Frank Farley and Sherri Hope Culver

Caring and treating others with kindness is what we all try to teach our children.…

The Media and Tragedy

Victim memorial with flowers

Whether you click on or turn on or scan through your daily news update, it’s probably undeniable that the way in which that news is covered makes your head hurt, or your stomach churn, or riles up your anxiety.…

Social Media Marketing

It seems as though all of social media activity is centered on getting other people to see and “like” the posts we put online.…

History Communication

Host Sherri Hope Culver takes a step back from the radically changing view of facts and the media in our tumultuous times to examine the history of communication itself in an effort to see how we came to establish what is today being disrupted.…

Mental Illness in the Media

Media Inside Out: Mental Illness

From stories in the news, to characters in popular TV shows or reality shows, people with mental illness are often played for laughs, or distorted to create conflict in a plot line or simply misleading.…

The Digital Divide in Philadelphia

Media Inside Out: Digital Divide

The conversation about the digital divide continues in this episode of Media Inside Out.…

Sustainability

Media Inside Out Sustainability

Media literacy and environmental education are often interconnected. In this episode of Media Inside Out, learn more about how sustainability and environmental awareness is communicated through various mediums of media and what these conversations are about.…