2018 Call

Page Center funding research that targets ‘fake news,’ other communications issues

April 11, 2018

With misrepresentation and half-truths plaguing public discourse these days, the Page Center identified a need to better understand the nature, dynamics and consequences of the “fake news” phenomenon as a contemporary form of misinformation. The Center will fund 11 research projects that study “fake news” from a number of perspectives, as well as seven other studies that tackle a… More

2018 Page Center Awards

Second annual Page Center Awards shine a light on authentic, ethical communicators

February 23, 2018

By Sarah Vlazny, Page Center intern

In an age of skepticism and mistrust, it is vital for communicators to conduct themselves ethically and with integrity. This was the message throughout the second annual Arthur W. Page Center Awards dinner.

Hosted by Bill Nielsen, Center advisory board chair, and Marie Hardin, dean of Penn State’s Bellisario College of… More

Sandra Clark

WHYY VP Sandra Clark joins Page Center advisory board

January 8, 2018

Watergate and “Spotlight” are often go-to examples of journalism at its best. For Sandra Clark, journalism shines most in its daily pursuit of the truth and that, she says, is journalism at its best.

“It’s not just high profile investigations,” the vice president for news and civic dialogue at WHYY said. “It’s the care we take every single… More