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COMM students tackle Covid-19 Misinformation with Facts

Posted November 24, 2020

As the defining event of 2020, the pandemic has generated countless news articles and health prevention messages, including misinformation. The students in COMM 460 and 305 tackled ‘fake news’ and effective prevention facts about COVID-19.

Tasha Dubriwny, Ph.D.

Honors Students Take on Podcasting and Kamala Harris

Posted October 26, 2020

Tasha Dubriwny challenged her COMM Honors students to create podcasts around current issues in women’s rhetoric and electoral politics. ‘Women’s Rhetoric: Election 2020’ is now live.

Sebastian Scherr, Ph.D. and assistant professor of health communication.

Media and Mental Health Communication During COVID

Posted October 14, 2020

Health communication researcher Sebastian Scherr studies how people engage with social media – specifically mental health messaging – and how the media is structured to respond to users. At a time when many students are reporting feeling anxious and overwhelmed, Scherr said it is important to raise awareness of the mental health resources available to Texas A&M students.