Tony Cheng Receives Paper Award

Department News
Student Awards and Recognition
May 19, 2020

PhD Candidate Tony Cheng’s manuscript “Social Media and Shaping the Social Memory of Police (Mis)Conduct” has won the 2020 Graduate Student Paper prize from the Law & Society Association. The Paper explores how, in the post-Ferguson era of greater scrutiny of their actions, police independently mobilize through social media to strategically disseminate information, shape public discourse and cultivate online constituencies. Read more here.