Digital Heroes and Photography

Duration: 60 minutes; Your participation will not take more than 60 minutes.

Credits: 20 Points in COM346 (Prof. L’Pree)

Description: The purpose of this research is to examine how a video about a community affects your photographs. Participants will be asked to provide responses about yourself, watch a brief video about a community, and take a series of photographs. After which they will answer questions about the task as well as questions about their attitudes, and past experiences.

Eligibility Requirements: Must be 18 or older, a Syracuse University student, and a fluent English speaker.

Research Location: This research is being conducted in Newhouse. You will receive an email confirmation at least 24 hours before your assigned time with the formal location.

Possible Risks: Minimal: The risks are not greater than those ordinarily encountered in daily life.

Benefits: There are no direct benefits to the participants. The participants may gain insight into the nature of psychology and media research.

Researcher to contact for further information: Charisse L’Pree Corsbie-Massay, Asst. Professor; Newhouse 2 Room 364,

Participant Cancellation Deadline: 24 hours before the study is to occur.