Eun Go, graduate student at The Pennsylvania State University

Research to reveal best ways to communicate CSR

This research intends to explore what kinds of corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities an organization should choose and how to communicate CSR through media.

Marlene S. Neill, Ph.D., Baylor University

The state of public relations ethics: training, readiness and pressing issues

This September, the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards and The Page Center will sponsor survey research to better understand public relations executives’ readiness to respond to ethical issues presented in the workplace.

Dean Mundy

Survey: Organizations value diversity, inclusion but need to convey it better

Survey finds organizations value diversity and inclusion, but need to find better ways to communicate that externally.

Lucinda Austin and Yan Jin

Improving media relationships in times of organizational crisis

Research suggests that organizations increasingly need to be aware of the gaps between how media professionals and public relations practitioners approach ethical decision-making and crisis communication goals.

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Legacy Scholar Grants

Support for scholars and professionals making important contributions to ethics and responsibility in public communication.

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Resources for teaching and research on corporate communication ethics and responsibility topics.

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Sustainability Communications Initiative (SCI)

Research that highlights best practices in sustainability communication across disciplines.