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An Island Incommunicado: Puerto Rico and Hurricane Maria

CLACS core faculty member, Bruno Takahashi's work in Puerto Rico on hurricane Maria is featured on the MSU Engaged Scholar E-Newsletter

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Published: Friday, 29 May 2020 Author:

"Bruno Takahashi, associate professor of journalism and research director of MSU's Knight Center for takahashi4.jpgEnvironmental Journalism, and his team are studying some of the unexpected roles that journalists found themselves playing after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on September 20th, 2017. They are talking to both journalists and their audiences who survived the storm about journalistic functions during a disaster and how audiences use the information they receive. It's a two-year project funded by the National Science Foundation."

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