Grace Holland is a senior Advertising and Business Foundations student at the University of Texas at Austin. After taking a course in Business Law and Ethics, she became interested in media law and ethics. As a Media Ethics Initiative Research Scholar, she hopes to explore contemporary ethical issues in advertising and how these issues relate to current cultural trends. Grace’s other interests include political ideology and campaign strategy, photography, and world history. Grace will also be assisting the Media Ethics Initiative as an advertising intern for the spring semester.
Media Ethics Initiative Research Scholars earn credits and research experience by working with the Media Ethics Initiative to promote reflection on media ethics among students and faculty at the University of Texas at Austin. They gain valuable skills by assisting the organizing and promotion of Media Ethics Initiative events, as well as by researching and writing case studies in media ethics. Interested UT Austin students can sign up for a 1, 2, or 3 credit internship for the fall or spring semester. For more information on the Media Ethics Initiative Research Scholar program, visit here. The Media Ethics Initiative is based in the Center for Media Engagement at the University of Texas at Austin.