Jorge Schement
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Distinguished Professor of Communications; Professor of Information Sciences and Technologies and Co-Director of the Institute for Information Policy, College of Communications, The Pennsylvania State University

A Latino from South Texas, Jorge Reina Schement maintains a special interest in policy as it relates to ethnic minorities, and is author of the telecommunications policy agenda for the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. He has served on advisory and steering committees for the National Academy of Sciences, the National Research Council, the National Science Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Office of Technology Assessment of the U.S. Congress, the United States Commission on Civil Rights, and the Centers for Disease Control.

Schement's books include: Global Networks(1999), Tendencies and Tensions of the Information Age(1995),and Toward an Information Bill of Rights and Responsibilities(1995). Schement received his Master's degree from the University of Illinois, and his Ph.D. from Stanford University.


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