Jin, Spector, Reber, Austin

Financial crises provide lessons learned for corporate communicators

A team of Page scholars interviewed 38 CCOs who were working during 2008's "Great Recession" and their counselors to examine companies' responses to the crisis. The results of the Center-funded project revealed a number of common mistakes, best practices and advice for the future. 

Erica Ciszek

Research in Progress: Ethical engagement with LGBT stakeholders

Social media platforms provide an unprecedented level of segmentation and targeting. Despite these tools, targeted communication can miss the mark. By interviewing 34 communication professionals, scholar Erica Ciszek's wants to help public relations and LGBT stakeholders refocus on what's important.

Justin Walden

PR pros must walk a tightrope with their frontline employees on social media

Frontline employees’ personal social media use can pose numerous behind-the-scenes challenges to public relations professionals and their organizations, according to a Page Center-funded study published in Corporate Communications: An International Journal.

Jahng and Lee

Research in Progress: Navigating the role of public relations in the era of ‘fake news’

Inspired by the passionate and tireless work of public relations scholars and practitioners, two Page Center scholars are asking if being an ethics counselor for an organization impacts how professionals understand and perform their duties in response to "fake news."


The Arthur W. Page Center Awards

Relive the second annual Arthur W. Page Center Awards where icons of integrity Bill George, Gwen Ifill and John Onoda were honored.

Page Center Modules

Page Center Training Modules

The Page Center is strengthening the role of ethics education in communications classrooms. We offer 12 free online modules on a range of ethics topics in public relations.

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Legacy Scholar Grants

Support for scholars and professionals making important contributions to ethics and responsibility in public communication.