Researchers explore the racial and gender politics of Barstool Sports
Looking Back at Our Year
This year, the Harrington School offered a variety of events to our students. Here are some of our favorite events this year. This spring, ProPublica reporters Kathleen McGrory and Neil Bedi spoke to students at the second annual Taricani Lecture titled “Finding the Truth: Investigative Journalism in the Digital Era.” McGrory and Bedi discussed their […]Continue reading "Looking Back at Our Year"
Fall 2022 Faculty Publications, Conferences, and Grants
When they weren’t in the classroom, our faculty were conducting research in their chosen fields. Here are some highlights: Dr. Emily Diamond, assistant professor of Communication Studies and Marine Affairs, published two articles and gave a presentation this year, all focusing on climate change and clean energy in the United States. For her most recent […]Continue reading "Fall 2022 Faculty Publications, Conferences, and Grants"
The Harrington (Summer) Experience
While the summer is often a time to relax, some students from the Harrington School of Communication and Media spent their summers traveling, taking classes and interning for companies. There are many ways that Harrington students get involved and find these opportunities. Some students found opportunities through their professors, while other students found them in […]Continue reading "The Harrington (Summer) Experience"
Helping R.I. communities depolarize and resist divisive rhetoric
Isobel McCullough is saving the sounds of South County’s beaches.
For her undergraduate honors thesis, Isobel McCullough decided she would record the sonic profiles of seven southern Rhode Island beaches. The result, South County Soundscapes: Rhode Island’s Vanishing Coastline, is an artistic investigation inspired by science, McCullough says.Continue reading "Isobel McCullough is saving the sounds of South County’s beaches."
URI Communication Studies student named among first cohort of Obama-Chesky Voyager Scholarship recipients
Katie Riedy has been named among the inaugural 100 recipients of the prestigious Obama-Chesky Voyager Scholarship for Public Service, providing her support to pursue her interests in LGBTQ+ issues.Continue reading "URI Communication Studies student named among first cohort of Obama-Chesky Voyager Scholarship recipients"
Gift from Rhode Island PBS will support independent films by URI students
A gift from Rhode Island PBS to the University of Rhode Island’s Harrington School of Communication and Media will help undergraduate students to pursue independent film projects.Continue reading "Gift from Rhode Island PBS will support independent films by URI students"
Madison Jones on Deep Mapping, Environmental Advocacy, and Science Writing
Madison Jones won a 2022 CCCC Technical and Scientific Communication Award for his co-authored article “Deep Mapping for Environmental Communication Design.”Continue reading "Madison Jones on Deep Mapping, Environmental Advocacy, and Science Writing"