Chock, Golan, Lim to attend ICA conference

February 3, 2015

Newhouse faculty members Joon Soo Lim, Guy Golan and Makana Chock will attend the International Communication Association conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in May.

They will present their paper “The Third-Person Effect of Online Weight-Loss Product Advertising: The Impact of Social Norms and Perceived Deception.”

Lim will alos present "The third-person effect of online cosmetic surgery advertising: Testing the behavioral hypotheses in the age of social media.” Newhouse students You Jin Jeong and Josephine Lukito served as co-authors on the paper.

Golan and media studies student Sara Cheng, together with Spiro Kiousis from the University of Florida, will present their paper "Second Level Agenda Building and Mediated Public Diplomacy: Examining China’s use of the Xinhua news agency in promoting President Xi."

Golan will also take part in the panel discussion "Emerging publics in government communications: Domestic publics and diaspora communities."

Chock ​will also present "The role of source identification and credibility in the social media impact hypothesis" and "The Effects of News about Depression: The Role of Narrative Format and Controllability Attributions." Both articles were co-authored by Newhouse doctoral students.