Regina Lawrence, Turnbull Portland Center and Agora Journalism Center

Regina Lawrence

Practice Areas: Civic Engagement, Voting Behavior, Political Communication, Journalism Innovation

Regina Lawrence is a nationally-recognized academic expert in civic engagement, journalism innovation, political communication and gender and politics. At the University of Oregon, she is the director of the UO School of Journalism and Communication Turnbull Portland Center and Agora Journalism Center. Regina wrote a book about Hillary Clinton’s 2008 presidential campaign. She can also speak to how candidates and reporters use social media as well as the current controversies over police use of force.

Contact: | 503-412-3659 | @lawrenceregina


Recent Media:
How media coverage, propaganda and COVID-19 are influencing the 2020 election (OPB, Oct. 9, 2020)
When media rely on what police say, they miss key truths about crime, black communities | Will Bunch (The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 18, 2020)
Trump is about to face the first social media impeachment (Mic, Nov. 14, 2019)
How the Florida School Shooting Turned Into a Gun-Control Movement (The Wall Street Journal, Feb. 23, 2018)
When Our Trusted Storytellers Are Also the Abusers (The New York Times, Nov. 30, 2017)
My View: Media must adapt, engage in Trump era (Portland Tribune, Jan. 19, 2017)
Clinton, Trump and gender dynamics pose ‘unprecedented political spectacle' at presidential debate (The Dallas Morning News, Sept. 23, 2016)