Department of Media, Culture, and Communication

Media, Culture, and Communication

News And Events

  • Doctoral Student Receives 2015 Melvin Kranzberg Dissertation Fellowship
  • MCC doctoral student Matthew Hockenberry is the recipient of the 2015 Melvin Kranzberg Dissertation Fellowship, administered by the Society for the History of Technology. The fellowship, awarded annually to one graduate student, is given in memory ... More
  • Media Scholar, Natasha Dow Schüll, Joins Department of Media, Culture, and Communication
  • Cultural anthropologist Natasha Dow Schüll has joined Steinhardt’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication as an associate professor. Schüll’s first book, Addiction By Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas (Princeton University Press 2012), explored the relationship between technology, design, and addiction, … More
  • Peace Corps and NYU Partner on New Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program
  • The Peace Corps and New York University announced the launch of a new Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program that will provide graduate school scholarships to returned Peace Corps volunteers. This partnership marks the largest Fellows program between the Peace Corps … More
  • Natasha Schüll Joins MCC
  • Media scholar and cultural anthropologist Natasha Dow Schüll has been appointed Associate Professor in the NYU Steinhardt Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, effective July 1, 2015. Schüll joins NYU Steinhardt from MIT's ... More
  • Rodney Benson Wins 2015 International Journal of Press/Politics Best Book Award
  • MCC Associate Professor Rodney Benson was presented with the International Journal of Press/Politics (IJPP) Best Book Award, sponsored by Sage Publications, at last week's 65th annual International Communication Association conference for his ... More
  • 2015 MCC Student Award Winners
  • The Department of Media, Culture, and Communication is happy to announce the winners of its undergraduate and graduate departmental awards. To feature this talented group, we updated the classic Proust Questionnaire and collected ... More
  • Faculty Compilation is WQXR's Album of the Week
  • The release of MCC Associate Professor Martin Scherzinger's latest work, African Math, has garnered high praise from music critics. WQXR—the largest classical music station in the U.S.—recently selected African Math as its Album of the ... More