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Colloquium Series

Spring 2020 Schedule

Time: 1:30pm in 102 Mann (unless otherwise noted)

The remaining talks have been canceled.


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Jon Schuldt and Peter Enns receive $192,000 NSF grant

Jun 1, 2020

Jon Schuldt and Peter Enns (Goverment) received a $192,000 NSF grant for their research proposal, “Understanding increased social bias during the COVID-19 crisis in the United States.” The project involves a partnership with three survey research companies (Civiqs, NORC, and SurveyMonkey) to examine the potential links between public attitudes toward the coronavirus pandemic and rising social bias, including prejudice toward immigrants and other minority groups. It was funded through NSF's RAPID mechanism.

Jon Schuldt

Jon Schuldt received CCSS Rapid Response grant

May 29, 2020

Jon Schuldt received a Rapid Response grant from the Cornell Center for Social Sciences to study public attitudes about COVID-19 across the country and whether they are linked to increased social bias regionally or nationally.

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New award out of the Social Media Lab

May 26, 2020

Philipp Masur, Dominic DiFranzo, and Natalie Bazarova received the Top Paper Award from the Comm & Tech division of the International Communication Association. Their paper, "Behavioral Contagion on Social Media: Effects of Social Norms, Design Interventions, and Critical Media Literacy on Self-Disclosure," was completed when Philipp was a visiting fellow and Dominic was a post-doc in the Social Media Lab last year.

Drew Margolin

Drew Margolin receives tenure

May 26, 2020

Drew Margolin has been promoted to Associate Professor with indefinite tenure.