Justin Pehoski is a Media Ethics Initiative Research Associate assisting with administrative responsibilities and event planning. He will also be assisting Dr. Stroud and the Media Ethics Initiative Research Scholars with the case study editing. Justin is pursuing a graduate degree in Communication Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. His research interests include media ethics, pragmatism and rhetoric, public discourse, and philosophy of communication. He holds B.A. degrees in Psychology and Journalism from California State University, Chico, home of the multi-award-winning student newspaper The Orion. For two years he served as assistant managing editor of the Paradise Post which twice won the California Newspaper Publishers Association first-place award for general excellence.