UCSD Communication PhD students Caroline Collins (year 3), Katie Simpson (year 4), and PhD candidate Tara Pixley (year 5) were named Fellows in the Frontiers of Innovation Scholars Program (FISP) in February, 2017. This award will help support their independent project and/or dissertation research.
Caroline Collins: “Legacies Lost: Examining the Intersection of Memory, Migration, and Mediated Performance”
Tara Pixley: “Genotyping, Phenotyping and Stereotyping: Rationalizing Race in the Genomic Era”
Katie Simpson: “Internet Memes Make History: Uses of the Past in the Digital Age”