John Onoda

The Page Center welcomes John Onoda to its advisory board

September 23, 2020

John Onoda, one of the most respected and knowledgeable communicators in public relations, joined the Arthur W. Page Center’s advisory board. He brings more than three decades of experience and has become a voice of integrity across corporate communications.

Originally from the Midwest United States, Onoda started his career as a journalist at the Omaha World-Herald before reporting… More

Holly Overton, senior research fellow

Welcome Holly Overton, the Page Center’s newest senior research fellow

September 17, 2020

Holly Overton is joining the Arthur W. Page Center as a senior research fellow this year, but she is no stranger to the Center. She was named a Center scholar in 2014 while a Ph.D. student at Penn State, and Overton has since worked on several Page Center projects as a faculty member in the School of Journalism and… More


Three research calls target corporate social advocacy, ethics of care and activism

September 14, 2020

The Arthur W. Page Center is issuing three calls for proposals as part of its 2021 Page/Johnson Legacy Scholar Grant program. This year, two calls for grant proposals will address timely research topics facing corporate communicators every day: Corporate Social Advocacy and Ethics of Care. A third special call will recruit scholars to develop online modules that will deliver… More

Dardis, Madden and Shen

Page Center adds three senior research fellows

August 27, 2020

Three Penn State faculty members joined the Arthur W. Page Center as senior research fellows. The researchers will add expertise in three different areas of public communication further broadening the Center’s reach in the field.

All three fellows are faculty members in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications’ Department of Advertising-Public Relations. They are Frank Dardis, associate… More


Free Page Center ethics modules are tailormade for courses going virtual

June 30, 2020

As many communications courses transition to online or partial online instruction this fall, the Arthur W. Page Center offers free educational modules that make it easy for teachers to incorporate ethics into their classwork.

Students can access one or all of the 10 modules, which cover a variety of important topics in communications ethics. Scholars from around… More