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Tag: Department of Communication

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Mar 15, 2022

Review Finds Big Blind Spots in Research on Social Media and Crisis Communications

A new study from communication professor Yang Cheng calls for a global view when assessing how to use social media for crisis communications. 

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Nov 18, 2021

Study Highlights Challenges, Strategies for Students Recovering from Alcoholism

The study from NC State communication professor Lynsey Romo sheds light on uncertainties college students grapple with while trying to maintain their sobriety. 

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Nov 5, 2021

Study IDs Strategies to Help Recovering Alcoholics

NC State communication researchers find six strategies recovering alcoholics use to negotiate social situations and remain sober. 

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Oct 20, 2021

Howling Success: ‘Exceling’ at Microsoft

With the help of NC State's Career Development Center, communication student Selena Harrison enjoyed an unforgettable internship with Microsoft. 

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Aug 5, 2021

Wolfpack Writers: Traer Scott

We caught up with communication alumna Traer Scott to learn more about her book "Goodbye Salad Days: Kevin Faces Adulthood." 

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Jul 27, 2021

Virtual MLK Project Expands its Reach to Other Settings, Users

Over the next 18 months, the vMLK team will partner with educational and civic institutions to provide digital scholarship and immersive learning experiences. 

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Jun 15, 2021

You’re More Likely to Fight Misinformation If You Think Others Are Being Duped

The study from NC State communication professor Yang Cheng suggests negative emotions may also play a role in the United States. 

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Jun 4, 2021

Want to Talk About Prenups? Describe Them as Something Else

Prenuptial agreements, or “prenups,” can be difficult to talk about. A recent NC State communication study offers insights into how people can discuss this often taboo subject. 

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May 26, 2021

Helping Adults Navigate the Decision to Move Back in With Parents

A recent study from NC State communication professor Lynsey Romo offers insight into how adults can navigate the often awkward experience of moving back home. 

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May 11, 2021

Internship Focus: Abbie Vogel

Communication major Abbie Vogel shares how interning with a local nonprofit gave her experience in international relations.