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2022 call for research proposals will focus on sustainability communication

September 17, 2021

Organizations are constantly adapting their missions and initiatives to achieve ambitious sustainability goals. Communicating those practices in an efficient and ethical manner to internal and external publics can be challenging. The Arthur W. Page Center hopes to alleviate those challenges with its 2022 Page/Johnson Scholar Grant program call for research proposals. The year’s topic is sustainability communication

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Research Call: Sustainability journal publishing CSA/CSR special issue

June 4, 2021

The Arthur W. Page Center is partnering with the journal Sustainability in an upcoming special issue titled “Corporate social responsibility, corporate social advocacy, and societal change.” Scholars are encouraged to submit manuscripts for research that will help build an understanding of the benefits and challenges of corporate support of social and environmental issues.

The call will be… More

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Arthur W. Page Center Awards Grants for 2015-16

June 9, 2015

The Arthur W. Page Center for Integrity in Public Communication, a research unit of Penn State University’s College of Communications, is awarding 21 grants to communication researchers and teachers from around the world for 2015-16. The awards total approximately $79,000.

Nine of the grants are for communication research projects related to sustainability. The remainder comprise an “open call”… More

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Emotional Messages Supplanting Informational Ones as Companies “Speak Green.”

February 11, 2015

When Ethical Corporation wanted insight into sustainability messaging by companies, it turned to Lee Ahern, senior research fellow at the Arthur W. Page Center for Integrity in Public Communication and project manager for the Page Center’s Sustainability Communications Initiative.

Ahern has studied 30 years of sustainability messaging by firms.  The trend, he told writer April Streeter, is away… More

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Page Center to Fund Sustainability Communication Research and Other Scholarship for 2015-2016

January 6, 2015

National Survey of Public Planned on Sustainability Awareness, Attitudes.

The Arthur W. Page Center for Integrity in Public Communication, a research unit of Penn State University’s College of Communications, has issued a call for research proposals addressing sustainability communication as well as a broad range of other ethical topics.

“The Center will award grants to support scholars… More

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