Slide

CcaM Visits Australia!

CcaM'er Jessica Piotrowski delivered the keynote address, titled “Generation Digital”, at the Digital Environments and Developing Minds: Research and Strategies for Professionals, Producers and Policy Maker conference in Sydney, Australia on 28 October. In her talk, she highlighted why we need to Think Different if we hope to support young people in today’s digital world. In particular, she argued we need to  (1) consider individual differences in our research, (2) rethink our reliance on ‘screen time’ as a key indicator in our models, (3) better understand the affordances of today’s media environment, and (4) consider robust solutions that work across levels of society including efforts that encourage media balance, global digital rights, and digital literacy. 

image

Related Articles

News Archive

etmal
Feb 13, 2024

ETMAAL 2024!

ETMAAL 2024 has just wrapped up, featuring an extensive array of research from the Youth and Media Entertainment program, highlighting…
Saurabh
Feb 06, 2024

Message from Saurabh Khanna:

Hello everyone! I am a new Assistant Professor at ASCoR YME working on methods to quantify the diversity of information on the internet. I…
PhotoWeiqi
Nov 13, 2023

Message from Weiqi

Hello, @Youth and Media Entertainment! I am Weiqi Tian, I’m a new PhD student for the RPA Youth Digitality initiative. My research focuses…
Oct 10, 2023

Message from Frank Schneider:

"I started working as an Assistant Professor @Youth and Media Entertainment this October. I study the relationship between entertainment…
Congratulations Photo 1
Feb 03, 2017

Congratulations CcaM’ers!

May12017 Each year, communication scholars worldwide gather at the annual meeting of the International Communication Association (ICA) to…
robot aid in therapy
Jan 22, 2017

New PhD Student Joins CcaM

Jan12017 Starting January 2017, Caroline van Straten, a graduate of the Research Master program Artificial Intelligence at Utrecht…
user generated content
Oct 19, 2016

New PhD Student Joins CcaM

Oct202016 CcaM is happy to welcome its newest PhD student, Marthe Möller, to the team. During her studies, Marthe will be working on the…

uva university of amsterdam ascor