Ruth Steinhardt

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Writer, editor for GW Magazine.


IDDP Director: Social Media Abetted, but Didn’t Cause, Capitol Riots

January 11, 2021

Rebekah Tromble said that while social media helped unite far-right groups and spread disinformation, institutional support for the extremist cause made the insurrection possible

GW All Access: Ethan Porter of the School of Media and Public Affairs

August 21, 2020

Dr. Porter teaches students to apply data science to political phenomena.

A Witness When the Berlin Wall Came Down

November 18, 2019

Professor Hope M. Harrison, who was in the city during the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, now studies the way it is remembered.

Getting to Know the DMV: Takoma Park and Silver Spring

September 30, 2019

These two residential Maryland neighborhoods offer quirky atmospheres, delicious food, woodland walks and easy shopping for those looking for a quick trip out of town.

What You Think Is What You See

July 16, 2019

New research by CCAS professor Dwight Kravitz shows that perception and working memory are deeply entangled.