In the Department of Communication, we study the ways that communication techniques and technologies shape who we are, how we govern ourselves, and what kinds of cultures we inhabit.

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Charlie Rose interviews Jeremy Bailenson

In this video, Bailenson discusses how VHIL is seeking to better understand the impact that virtual reality has on human behavior and change the way people think about areas such as education, empathy and the environment.

What Role Does Partisanship Play Outside of the Polls?

Science Friday interviews Shanto Iyengar about the Political Communication Lab study showing that the biggest social divide might not be race or religion, but political affiliation. Iyengar discusses how politics is shaping personal identities and social relationships.

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