Tag Archives: Media

Vaccine misinformation and social media

People who rely on social media for information were more likely to be misinformed about vaccines than those who rely on traditional media, according to a study of vaccine knowledge and media use by researchers at the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. The study, based on nationally representative surveys of nearly… Read More »

Mr. Ratburn’s gay wedding on PBS show ‘Arthur’ causes social media mania

The 22nd season of classic children’s series “Arthur” premiered on Monday with a surprise gay wedding — sending social media users into a tizzy. In the episode aired on PBS KIDS, the famous aardvark initially believes his strict, cake-loving teacher Mr. Ratburn is tying the knot with a woman named Patty. When the kids arrive… Read More »

Texas Legislature Gives Green Light To University Of Houston College Of Medicine – Houston Public Media

The Health 2 serves as the temporary home to UH’s College of Medicine. The process to create the University of Houston’s College of Medicine has cleared a significant hurdle in the Texas Legislature this week with the State Senate passing a bill to recognize the college and sending the legislation to Governor Greg Abbott’s desk.… Read More »