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Facebook aims to get the world online

...also help boost the company's bottom line."There's nothing wrong with that," said Fordham University communications professor Paul Levinson, author of New New Media."I think it is actually a profoundly important human right in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-21/facebook-aims-get-world-on
Web sites try to nix nasty comments

...circulation above 50,000 - nearly 49 percent ban anonymous commenting, according to Arthur Santana, assistant communications professor at the University of Houston. Nearly 42 percent allow anonymity, while 9 percent do not have comments at all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-26/web-sites-try-nix-nasty-co
Professor charts the science of scary movies

ATLANTA -- We know horror movies aren't real. So why do our hearts pound when we watch them? A communications professor at Georgia State University might have the answer. In a new study of how movies inspire emotion, Greg M...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/29/mov_398831.shtml
Movies
Colbert, Ga., won't invite Stephen Colbert

...Stephen Colbert, host of Comedy Central's Colbert Report, to its Fourth of July parade.Preston Coleman, a communications professor at Gainesville State College's Watkinsville campus, presented the Colbert City Council a petition, signed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-05-16/colbert-ga-wont-invite-steph
Latest News
But what will they do?

...race." That's the initial conclusion of an ongoing study of news reports on the presidential campaign by communications professor William Benoit of the University of Missouri. Here's the sad picture: - Candidate speeches are 63 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/01/edi_189341.shtml
Editorials
Hallmark hits 100-year mark, faces challenges

...cards, gift wrap, partyware and more."They're the biggest. They're the giant," said Emily West, a communications professor at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst who has studied Hallmark and how greeting cards are used. "They're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-09-06/hallmark-hits-100-year-mar
Business
Note worthy

...lot of areas -- on the roads, in restaurants and in the workplace," said Beverley Langford, a business communications professor at the University of Georgia's College of Business. Thank-you notes are a "big deal" at Robert Half International...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/07/bus_269591.shtml
Business
Magazine says Athens is haven for bachelors

...attractiveness of women largely based on physical character," said Bonnie Dow, a University of Georgia speech communications professor who studies how women are represented in media. Most colleges, particularly in the South, have a sort of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/15/met_415654.shtml
Metro
In the know

...of stealing of public territory. "It's called the privatization of public space," says James Katz, a communications professor at Rutgers University in New Jersey. "When someone gets on a cell phone, it's no longer a shared common...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/24/liv_301857.shtml
Life & style
Powerful messages still echo

...Augusta State University public speaking and communications professor. "Even read, it is an extremely powerful...study of great speeches said Keith Griffin, a communications professor at the University of South Carolina in Aiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/16/liv_440070.shtml
Life & style