Recent News Articles Featuring Center for Scholars and Storytellers
We are honored to have our work featured in UCLA Magazine about our work in how entertainment media can highlight issues surrounding foster care in collaboration with the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television.
Our Founder and Executive Director, Yalda T. Uhls, was featured in AP News speaking about HBO’s new series “Euphoria”.
Our Co-Director, Kim Wilson, was featured in Britannica Digital speaking about media literacy.
Our Founder and Executive Director, Yalda T. Uhls, was featured in USA Today speaking about YOLO, a new anonymous app.
We are honored to have received the Technology and Adolescent Mental Wellness (TAM) grant from University of Wisconsin’s Social Media and Adolescent Health Research Team (SMAHRT).
Article about actionable insights by Dr. Yalda T. Uhls speaking to delegates at the #SeeHer 2019 Creative and Media Leadership Summit in New York
CSS Co-Director Dr. Colleen Russo Johnson was featured in the Globe and Mail talking about a research report she co-wrote on the Landscape of Children's TV. Read the full report here.
We were extremely honored to have made it to the final round of the esteemed National Academy of Science’s Nakfi Challenge. They began with 80 proposals. Our proposal went through 2 rounds to end up in the final 8. While we didn’t up getting chosen, we were honored that our proposal was deemed strong enough to make it to the final selection committee (the Presidents of the 3 Academies).
On 9/22 Meg LeFauve (Inside Out) and Dr. Yalda T. Uhls moderated a panel at the WGA called The Streaming Age: Creating Content that Resonates with Tweens and Teens.