Flora Hung-Baesecke, Don Stacks, Timothy Coombs and Yi-Ru Regina Chen

Finding the impact CSR and CSV have on stakeholder trust

This Page-funded study is aiming to find relationships among corporate social responsibility, public trust, creating shared value and the public’s supportive behavior toward corporations. The project will collect data from two large markets and then conduct interviews to provide in-depth insights on these important areas.

Digital Call

Call for proposals: Legacy scholar grants to focus on digital media

The Page Center will award grants to support scholars and professionals making important contributions to knowledge, practice or public understanding of ethics and responsibility in public communication. This year's call will collect proposals on the ever-changing world of digital media in public relations.

Marlene Neill

Public relations practitioners accepting of ethics counselor role, but training is a concern

Are public relations practitioners prepared to provide ethics counsel? How likely are they to provide it and what are the most common issues they face? New Page-funded research by Marlene Neill, published in the Public Relations Review journal, uncovered clues.

Yan Jin, Shelley Spector, Bryan Reber and Lucinda Austin

Standing on the shoulders of past communicators

Corporate communication is often overlooked from a historical perspective. We fail to examine the foundational wisdom of those who created the discipline. A new Page-funded project will view historical economic crises through the eyes of public relations for the first time.

Legacy Scholar Grant application open until March 15, 2017

2017 Grant Call

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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.