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Bye bye, bile? Websites try to nix nasty comments

...lives are going online, it's that our offline and online lives are more integrated," says Mark Lashley, a professor of communications at La Salle University in Philadelphia. Facebook, which requires people to use their real names, played...
User burnout could threaten Twitter's prosperity

...generation, especially when services such as Pinterest and Instagram are a tap away.Devon Powers, an assistant professor of communications at Drexel University, says many of her students have moved on to Snapchat. But there can still be pressure...
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Poet Vernon to give reading at downtown library Friday

...downtown library. Vernon's books will be available for sale and signing after the reading. Vernon, assistant professor of communications at UAS, won the Tillie Olsen Award for Creative Writing in 2010. The award is given to the published book...
Lumba picked as UAS' top English grad

...become rich and memorable. It's been a pleasure to work with her and watch her work mature," Assistant Professor of Communication Jenifer Vernon has worked closely with Lumba and the Media Club. She had equal praise for Lumba and her writing...
New film class focuses on people

...Beginning this week, UAS is offering a course in documentary filmmaking Wednesday evenings, which assistant professor of communication Jenifer Vernon said is a brand new thing for the university. "It's an introduction to documentaries. They'll...
Local poet Vernon honored with Tillie Olsen Award

...presented at the "How Class Works" conference at SUNY Stony Brook, Long Island, June 3-5. Vernon, assistant professor of communications at the University of Alaska Southeast, grew up in a big family in a small logging town in the Pacific Northwest...
Hearst hopes Web-only Seattle P-I will turn profit

...mainstream news, a news aggregator that brings together interesting pieces from anywhere," said David Domke, professor of communication and head of journalism at the University of Washington. Few details were available on how the P-I plans to...
Illegal Art communications from the University of Massachusetts in 2000, and is now in his fifth year as an assistant professor of communication studies at the University of Iowa. Nowadays, he's certainly not the only scholar speaking out on the ways...
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Palin to media: Leave my kids alone

...will support her," said Leonard Steinhorn, a professor of communications at American University in Washington and an...public eye," said Janis Edwards, an associate professor of communication studies at the University of Alabama and an...


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