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.…

Book Publishing

Media Inside Out-Books

So much has changed about the publishing industry since the advent of the internet and the Kindle–how do publishers keep up?…

Super Bowl Ads

Media Inside Out - Super Bowl ads

Super Bowl commercials are often as entertaining and anticipated as the game itself.…

Fake News

With the proliferation of fake news stories throughout and since the election, the question arises, how do you figure out what’s true and what’s false? …