Max Gressly and Florian Fleck Fund 2023 - Call for Applications
For young and internationally-oriented researchers, permitting a stay of two to three months at the DCM. Deadline for applications: 30 September 2024.
MA in Business Communication: Placement Report of Graduates
The placement report of graduates 2020-2021-2022 of the MA in Business Communication is now available. You can consult it here.
Researchers from the fields of communication, law and computer science are investigating the consequences of algorithmic selection for the media and the public.
DCM Researchers Awarded at the ICA Annual Conference
At the annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in Paris from 26 to 30 May 2022, several DCM researchers have received awards for outstanding achievements.
Dominique Wirz has received a SNSF Ambizione Grant
The Swiss National Science Foundation funds her project "News Consumption and Infotainment on Social Media: Effects of entertaining features in digital news stories on exposure, engagement, knowledge and…
Prof. Robin Mansell awarded honorary doctorate by the University of Fribourg
Following the suggestion of the DCM, the University of Fribourg's Faculty Management, Economics and Social Sciences has awarded its honorary doctorate 2020 to Robin Mansell, professor of «New Media and…
Florence Van Hove est lauréate du Prix de la meilleure thèse SSCM
Le prix a été décernée pour son mémoire "Médias d'actualité, journalistes et publics sur Twitter: vers un renouvellement des relations?" réalisé au DCM sous la direction de la prof. Prof. Dominique Bourgeois.
Symposium Binge-watching: Motives, Experiences, and Effects on Sleep
The symposium is of part the project "Excessive Media use in Times of Netflix. Binge-Watching': Motives, Experiences and Effects on Sleep" and will provide insights into current research on binge-watching.…
DCM Graduates Awarded for Excellent Diplomas
Giada Calamai, Kaya Berchtold, Pauline Seppey and Ludovic Cuany were honoured for their outstanding academic achievements at the graduation ceremony of the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences.