Tax Day Quiz

Tax Day Quiz

April 8, 2019

It’s almost Tax Day: Can your readers spot a scam? Test their knowledge by adding this free quiz to your site. All you have to do is copy and paste the embed code below. Embed code: <script type=”text/javascript” src=””></script> <iframe… Read More

CME Expanding into New Research Fields

December 12, 2018

Anthony Dudo Scott R. Stroud             The Center for Media Engagement is thrilled to announce two new additions to our team. Dr. Anthony Dudo and Dr. Scott R. Stroud will expand… Read More

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CME Announces New Assistant Director

February 27, 2018

We are happy to announce that Dr. Gina Masullo Chen has been appointed Assistant Director of the Center for Media Engagement. Gina is a former journalist and an assistant professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas… Read More

Stroud Named to SciLine Advisory Board

November 9, 2017

Dr. Talia Stroud, director of the Center for Media Engagement, has been named to the advisory board for SciLine, a new service from the American Association for the Advancement of Science that will provide journalists with high-quality scientific expertise and… Read More

CME Awarded Grant from News Integrity Initiative

October 7, 2017

The Center for Media Engagement (CME) is one of the first organizations to receive a grant from the News Integrity Initiative at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.  Launched in the spring of this year, the Initiative is a $14… Read More

ENP Relaunches as Center for Media Engagement

October 2, 2017

The Engaging News Project – a news media research and outreach initiative in the Moody College of Communication at the University of Texas at Austin – is expanding and renaming itself the Center for Media Engagement. With additional funding provided… Read More

Director Leads Talk With Pulitzer Winner

September 25, 2017

Dr. Talia Stroud, director of the Center for Media Engagement, had the opportunity to lead a talk with Washington Post reporter and Pulitzer Prize winner David Fahrenthold when he visited the University of Texas at Austin on September 23. The… Read More

CME Receives Grant From Lenfest Institute

September 21, 2017

The Center for Media Engagement has received a grant from the Lenfest Institute for Journalism to study mobile news engagement. The Institute is a nonprofit organization dedicated to both supporting digital innovation for newsrooms across the country and encouraging entrepreneurial… Read More

Research Featured in Academic Journals

August 23, 2017

This summer, CME research was published in several prestigious academic journals. First, researchers Josh Scacco, Cynthia Peacock and Talia Stroud had their work on how the structure of the comment section can affect the quality of the comments featured in the… Read More

Vote for CME's SXSW Panel

August 22, 2017

Want to learn how to make political content go viral? Then vote for our proposal in the SXSW PanelPicker! Click here to vote for our session, titled “Making Politics Popular (Like Puppies).” Voting is open through Friday,… Read More