Journalism Series: 3 Reasons for Conducting News Research and Analysis
Posted on 07-12-2016 by Janelle Coates

What’s the most debated topic of this year’s U.S. presidential campaign? According to a recent Washington Post article , it’s not the border wall, terrorism or emails: It’s the media’s coverage of Donald Trump. More specifically, says the Washington Post, “The debate... Read More

Media Analysis Highlights Post-Presidential “Moments”
Posted on 12-09-2015 by Mary Frericks

With the current U.S. presidential campaign trail heating up, we thought it would be interesting to see how some popular—and some not-so-popular—past presidents fared in the media after they were no longer residing at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Conducting a search of the extensive media archives... Read More

Will Media Coverage be Enough to Trump the Competition?
Posted on 09-04-2015 by Megan Burnside

This year’s race for the Republican presidential candidacy started out with many (perhaps too many) candidates vying for attention and splitting media coverage. Enter Donald Trump who quickly captured the attention of the media, voters and few late-night comics. Will it last? Time will tell, but... Read More