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Democratic attorney general candidates to debate at UW Law School The School of Journalism & Mass Communication’s Professor Michael Wagner will co-moderate a debate among the Democratic candidates for attorney general, along … More
The School of Journalism & Mass Communication’s own Assistant Professor Shawnika Hull is being honored as one of eight (8) Outstanding Women of Color in Education for 2014-15 chosen in the UW … More
The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism is pleased to announce the creation of a graduate student scholarship fund in honor of David and Elliott Maraniss. The scholarship is named for David … More
We are pleased to formally announce that the faculty and staff of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication have elected Professor Hemant Shah to serve as our 12th Director, starting in … More
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Medialized science? Neuroscientists’ reflections on their role as journalistic sources.
Allgaier, J., Dunwoody, S., Brossard, D., Lo, Y-Y & Peters, H.P. 2013. “Medialized science? Neuroscientists’ reflections on their role as journalistic sources.” Journalism Practice. DOI:10.1080/17512786.2013.802477