Political Communication; Mass Communication; Media Effects; Framing Effects
Steven is a doctoral student in the Department of Communication at UCSB. He received a B.S. in Sport Management from Bowling Green State University in 2016 and an M.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication from Kent State University in 2019. Steven's research interests are in the fields of political and mass communication, with a focus on media effects and political tolerance. Steven also focuses on the intersection of professional sports and politics.