Events

Weather Media in the Public Sphere

Weather Media in the Public Sphere

May 2, 2019 @ 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Dr. John Durham Peters (Yale University), May 2, 2019, 1:30-3:00PM, BMC 5.208 Media Freedom and the Middle East…
The Spectacle of Lynching Redeployed: On the Performance of Democratic Regard

The Spectacle of Lynching Redeployed: On the Perfo...

April 9, 2019 @ 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Dr. Melvin Rogers (Brown University), April 9, 2019, 3:30-5:00PM, BMC 5.208 Race, Democracy, and Media…
Cloak of Invisibility: Perceived Privacy and the Ethical Study of Digital Fan Culture

Cloak of Invisibility: Perceived Privacy and the E...

March 26, 2019 @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Suzanne Scott (University of Texas at Austin), March 26, 2019, 3:30-4:30PM, CMA 5.136 The Ethical Study of Digital Fan Culture…
Media Freedom and the Middle East: Pursuing a Self-Regulatory Approach in Qatar

Media Freedom and the Middle East: Pursuing a Self...

February 19, 2019 @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Amy Kristin Sanders (University of Texas at Austin), February 19, 2019, 3:30-4:30PM BMC 5.208 Media Freedom and the Middle East…
Journalism Ethics amid Irrational Publics: Disrupt and Redesign

Journalism Ethics amid Irrational Publics: Disrupt...

November 25, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Stephen J. A. Ward (University of British Columbia), November 5, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
Ethics in Public Relations

Ethics in Public Relations

October 30, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Kathleen Lucente (Red Fan Communications), October 30, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
Is Incivility Ever Ethical?

Is Incivility Ever Ethical?

October 16, 2018 @ 12:00am - 12:00am
Dr. Gina Masullo Chen (University of Texas at Austin), October 16, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
BYOD! Should We Really Ask New College Grads and Employees to Bring their Own Devices to Work?

BYOD! Should We Really Ask New College Grads and E...

September 25, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Keri K. Stephens (University of Texas at Austin), September 25, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
Feeling Rules, Media Ethics, and the Moral Foundation Dictionary

Feeling Rules, Media Ethics, and the Moral Foundat...

September 19, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Sven Joeckel (University of Erfurt, Germany) & Dr. Leyla Dogruel (Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany), September 19, 2018 [Post]…
Media Criticism in Turbulent Times: A Panel Discussion

Media Criticism in Turbulent Times: A Panel Discus...

April 25, 2018 @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Rod Hart, Dr. Trish Roberts-Miller, Dr. Barry Brummett, Dr. Michael Butterworth, Dr. Scott Stroud, April 25 (Wednesday), 3:30-4:30PM, BMC 5.208 [Video] [Post]…
The Ethics of Virtual Reality

The Ethics of Virtual Reality

April 10, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Donald Heider, Loyola University Chicago, April 10, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
How to Survive the Robot Apocalypse

How to Survive the Robot Apocalypse

April 3, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. David Gunkel, Northern Illinois University, April 3, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
Hacking Big Data: Discovering Vulnerabilities in a Sociotechnical Society

Hacking Big Data: Discovering Vulnerabilities in a...

March 6, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. danah boyd, Microsoft Research / Data & Society, March 6, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
The Real Ethics of Fake News

The Real Ethics of Fake News

February 27, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Scott R. Stroud, University of Texas at Austin, February 27, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
The Preference for Idealized Imagery in the Media and Detrimental Self-Perceptions Among Women – When does it Begin?

The Preference for Idealized Imagery in the Media ...

February 6, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Kate Pounders, University of Texas at Austin, February 6, 2018 [Video] [Post]…
Engaging Newsrooms in the Digital Age

Engaging Newsrooms in the Digital Age

February 3, 2018 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Talia Stroud, University of Texas at Austin, February 22, 2018 [Video] [Video]…
Ethics and the Appeal to Scientific Consensus in the Climate Change Debates

Ethics and the Appeal to Scientific Consensus in t...

November 14, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Jean Goodwin, North Carolina State University, November 14, 2017 [Video] [Post]…
The Dark Side of Social Media: A Panel Discussion

The Dark Side of Social Media: A Panel Discussion

November 6, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Angeline Close Scheinbaum, Allye Doorey, Dr. Gary Wilcox, Dr. Scott R. Stroud, Jonathan Henson, University of Texas at Austin, November 6, 2017 Video [Post]…
Are New Media Technologies Good for Education and Democracy?

Are New Media Technologies Good for Education and ...

October 26, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Gregory Pappas, Texas A&M University, October 26, 2017 [Video] [Post]…
Media Psychology’s Explanation for Why You love Stories: A Morally Ambiguous Resolution

Media Psychology’s Explanation for Why You love St...

October 19, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Robert Lewis, University of Texas at Austin, October 19, 2017 [Video] [Post]…
Anthems and Activism: Mediating the Politics of the NFL

Anthems and Activism: Mediating the Politics of th...

October 11, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Michael L. Butterworth, University of Texas at Austin, October 11, 2017 [Video] [Post]…
Rhetorics of the Good Life: Social Ontology, Ethics, and Communication

Rhetorics of the Good Life: Social Ontology, Ethic...

May 3, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Omedi Ochieng, Denison University, May 3, 2017 Rhetorics of the Good Life: Social Ontology, Ethics, and Communication…
Can We Shop Our Way to a Better Planet? The Promises and Pitfalls of Green Consumption

Can We Shop Our Way to a Better Planet? The Promis...

April 21, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Lucy Atkinson, University of Texas at Austin, September 21, 2017 [Video] [Post]…
Moral Psychology and Media Practice: Keys to Ethical Behavior in News, Public Relations, & Advertising

Moral Psychology and Media Practice: Keys to Ethic...

April 10, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Patrick Lee Plaisance, Colorado State University, April 10, 2017 [Post]…
Cosmopolitan Media Ethics and the Global Imaginary

Cosmopolitan Media Ethics and the Global Imaginary

April 4, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Clifford Christians, University of Illinois, April 4, 2017 [Post]…
Ethical Issues in the Fight Against Revenge Porn

Ethical Issues in the Fight Against Revenge Porn

March 21, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Scott R. Stroud, University of Texas at Austin, March 21, 2017 [Post]…
We’re All Gatekeepers Now: Journalism Ethics for an Unfiltered Age

We’re All Gatekeepers Now: Journalism Ethics...

February 16, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Mary Bock, University of Texas at Austin, February 16, 2017 [Post]…
American Journalism’s Ideology: The Question of Bias in the Media

American Journalism’s Ideology: The Question of Bi...

January 31, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Robert Jensen, University of Texas at Austin, January 31, 2017 [Post]…
Who Speaks for Ambedkar? The Debate over Navayana’s Edition of Annihilation of Caste and the Buddhist Teaching of Right Speech

Who Speaks for Ambedkar? The Debate over Navayana&...

January 24, 2017 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Christopher Queen, Harvard University, January 24, 2017 [Post]…
Trump, Clinton, and the Rhetorical Construction of Democracy in Campaign 2016

Trump, Clinton, and the Rhetorical Construction of...

November 2, 2016 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Martin J. Medhurst, Baylor University, November 2, 2016 [Post]…
Habitus, Doxa, and Ethics: Insights from Advertising in Emerging Markets in the Middle East and North Africa

Habitus, Doxa, and Ethics: Insights from Advertisi...

October 13, 2016 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dr. Minette E. Drumwright, University of Texas at Austin, October 13, 2016[Post]…