CCTT - Page Center Collab

Cross-institutional collaboration sparks student research on AI, crisis communication

December 1, 2023

When students from Penn State and the University of Georgia met to kick off a research partnership this past August, they quickly realized they were gaining more than a line item on their CVs. They were getting experience leading collaborative cross-institutional research that will address important topics affecting public communications today.

The new colleagues left that initial meeting… More

2024 Call for Proposals by the Page Center

Page Center announces three research calls targeting ethics education, practice and theory

August 24, 2023

The Page Center announced three calls for research proposals as part of its annual Page/Johnson Legacy Scholar grants. The calls target three unique areas that collectively address a wide range of questions facing public communication ethics education, practice and theory.

The topics for the 2024 research proposals are:
1) Ethics training in public relations, journalism, advertising… More

Narratives Book by Page Center

New book showcases Page Center research on narratives in public communication

June 22, 2023

The Page Center’s call for research on narratives fittingly has a unique story. Launched a year before the COVID-19 pandemic stalled everything, the call’s senior research fellows and scholars persevered to publish the first book on narratives research in public and corporate communication. The book will be available in July. 

Research shows that storytelling done well can be… More