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USC Center on Public Diplomacy Holds Summit on City Diplomacy

The USC Center for Public Diplomacy Summit on City Diplomacy will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on March 30 and can also be attended online.
29-Mar-2023 12:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New center empowers climate storytellers across the communications landscape

USC Annenberg launched the Center for Climate Journalism and Communication to empower journalists and communications professionals to understand climate science, to capture its effects, particularly when felt disproportionately in under-resourced...
10-Nov-2022 4:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

USC Awards First-of-Its-Kind Innovation Prize

The annual Ameri Prize is a first-of-its-kind award to recognize U.S. public diplomacy professionals who devise innovative and scalable strategies for advancing foreign policy and international cooperation. The program was launched by CPD in...
10-Nov-2022 12:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

Goli Ameri Endows Public Diplomacy Innovation Prize

Goli Ameri endows public diplomacy innovation prize that honors U.S. foreign and civil service officers for creative and scalable initiatives that advance global public diplomacy.
29-Apr-2022 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

USC Organization Awards Two State Department Officers with Inaugural Innovation Prize

Two U.S. Department of State diplomats have received the inaugural Public Diplomacy Innovation Prize from the USC Center on Public Diplomacy (CPD) at the University of Southern California’s (USC) Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.
28-Oct-2021 3:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Associated Press team wins 2021 Selden Ring Award for series on exploitation and abuse in the palm oil industry

For their project, “Fruits of Labor,” Margie Mason and Robin McDowell of the AP have earned the 2021 Selden Ring Award for Investigative Reporting. The annual award, one of the foremost honors in investigative journalism, has been presented by...
9-Feb-2021 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Despite Biden’s Call for National Unity, USC Annenberg Survey Forecasts Increased Polarization and Activism During Next Four Years

One month after the U.S. presidential election, the USC Annenberg Center for Public Relations surveyed journalists, communication professionals and the general public on how the outcome — Joe Biden as our 46th President — will impact...
20-Jan-2021 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

USC Annenberg Survey About 2021 Affirms the COVID-19 Pandemic Will Remain the Dominant Topic in American Life, but Many Are Hopeful

The COVID-19 pandemic will remain the dominant topic for Americans in nearly every aspect of their lives in 2021, according to a survey in the USC Center for Public Relations’ annual Relevance Report. When asked about news they will consume, 44%...
14-Oct-2020 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Located in Los Angeles at the University of Southern California, the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism is a national leader in education and scholarship in the fields of communication, journalism, public diplomacy and public relations. With an enrollment of more than 2,200 students, USC Annenberg offers doctoral, master's and bachelor's degree programs, as well as continuing development programs for working professionals across a broad scope of academic inquiry. The school's comprehensive curriculum emphasizes the core skills of leadership, innovation, service and entrepreneurship and draws upon the resources of a networked university located in the media capital of the world.



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