New Joint JD/PhD Program in Communication

An ever-growing number of issues in media and law require deep expertise in both areas. For that reason, the Stanford Law School and the Department of Communication have joined together to create a program in which students can earn both a JD fromt the Law School and a Ph.D. in Communication.

Shanto Iyengar and Norman Ornstein on US Politics

Is American politics dysfunctional or does it just look that way? What happens when aggressive hyper-partisanship collides with a political system that can only work co-operatively?  Simon Jackman moderates this Sydney Opera House event.

Katherine Roehrick

Roehrick is interested in the psychosocial and developmental effects of new media and technology. In particular, she is keen to understand how new technology can facilitate learning opportunities that change individual attitudes and behaviors.