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

Photo courtesy of New Politics Forum. 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… 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, August 25. Read More

Join CME for Chat on Homepage Redesigns

August 9, 2017

How do you measure the success of a news site homepage? And what makes for a good news homepage in 2017? Researchers from the Center for Media Engagement will be answering these questions and more during a #MetricShift Twitter chat… Read More

Watch: LMA Webinar on Audience Challenges

July 31, 2017

Dr. Talia Stroud, director of the Center for Media Engagement, recently led a webinar on audience engagement for the Local Media Association (LMA). Slides and video of the presentation, “Top 5 Audience Challenges,” are available on the LMA website. Read More

Research Featured in Academic Journals

July 20, 2017

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