Nick Bowman, Ph.D.

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Media Appearances

Recent Media Appearances*
*see CV for full list of publications

2020 Appearances

7 December 2020: El PaisCasi 200 días de teletrabajo: estrés, apnea, monotonía y cansancio... ¿cómo escapar de ello?
1 November 2020: Health Literacy Out LoudOnline Games and Health Teaching: For People of All Ages, Abilities, and Savvy (HLOL #205)
21 October 2020: Sinclair Broadcasting GroupAOC draws millions of views on Twitch as Dems reach out to gamers
10 September 2020: OneZero via MediumNow Is the Time to Bring Back Away Messages
26 June 2020: Nexstar MediaFacebook enables users to block political ads as company launches voting information center
24 June 2020: Sinclair Broadcasting GroupTwitter flags another 'abusive' Trump tweet, drawing new complaints of bias
27 May 2020: Sinclair Broadcasting GroupTwitter sets unclear precedent, raises new questions by fact-checking Trump tweets
8 May 2020: El Pais “‘Tecnosaturados’ por el confinamiento: “Abuela, ¿qué quieres que te cuente si cada día es igual?
30 April 2020: Texas Tech TodayCOVID-19 Cuts Professor's Fulbright Program Short
24 April 2020: Fulbridge.orgFulbrighters Share Their Quarantine Coping Strategies
8 April 2020: Daily Toreador (TTU Campus Newspaper)Tech professor, Fulbright Scholar reflects on time in Taipei during COVID-19
March 2020: Silk Road (National Chengchi University) “自美回台尋根包尼克老師找到心靈原鄉” // Returning to Taiwan from the United States, Dr. Bowman finds a hometown for the soul
12 March 2020: Suddeutsche Zeitung “Virtuelles Gemetzel” // Virtual Carnage
8 January 2020: Texas Tech Public Radio TTU Professor to Study Interactive Media and Virtual Reality in Taiwan
7 January 2020:  West Virginia Public RadioStudy Shows Fallout 76 May Create Emotional Connection Between Players And West Virginia
6 January 2020: West Virginia Public RadioStudy Explores How Popular Video Game May Shape Perception Of W.Va. 

2019 Appearances (TTU)

13 November 2019: Daily Toreador (TTU Campus Newspaper) Fulbright scholar, professor discusses research in interactive media
4 October 2019: Daily Toreador (TTU Campus Newspaper)Tech JCMI professor receives award to study virtual reality in Taiwan
4 October 2019: Texas Tech TodayProfessor Receives Fulbright Award to Study Augmented, Virtual Reality
3 October 2019:
Fox 45 Baltimore Expert opinion, “Poll finds growing concern about social media controlling news ahead of 2020 election
21 August 2019: ABC-6 Providence, RI, Expert opinion, "Facebook report on anti-conservative bias underscores need for transparency"
8 August 2019:
WTAP-TV Parkersburg, WV Expert opinion, “Violent video games blamed for violent behavior

2019 Appearances (WVU)

4 June 2019: BYU Radio, Expert opinion, “Top of the Mind” (segment on Pokémon Go)
1 May 2019: Sinclair Broadcasting Group Expert opinion, “The future is private': Zuckerberg details changes ahead for Facebook, Instagram
1 April 2019:, Expert opinion, “How Nintendo Uses Luck To Make Games Fun For Everyone
2 January 2019: (Washington, DC), Expert opinion, “As illegal immigration debate intensifies, some question Facebook hate speech standards

2018 Appearances

5 December 2018: Apple App Store, Game profile, Fortnite
18 November 2018: National Public Radio (NPR), Research profile, “Video Game Garners West Virginia Governor's Attention
16 November 2018: The Gary Bowden Show, Expert opinion of Fallout 76 release in West Virginia
14 November 2018: WBOY-TV, Expert opinion, “WVU professors follow Fallout gamers to learn about perceptions of WV
14 November 2018: Talkline with Hoppy Kercheval, Expert opinion of Fallout 76 release in West Virginia
13 November 2018: WVUToday, Expert opinion, “WVU researchers to study Fallout 76 gamers’ perceptions of West Virginia
28 October 2018: Dominion Post, Expert opinion, “Air Force funds WVU research” (mis-titled)
20 September 2018: WVU News, Expert opinion, “Cyberbullying
19 August 2018: The Conversation. Expert opinion, “Finding nostalgia in the pixelated video games of decades past
5 May 2018: WDTV – West Virginia. Expert opinion, “CNN investigation finds 103 Uber drivers accused of sexual assault or abuse
12 April 2018: 900AMCHML – Hamilton (ON, Canada). Expert opinion, “Scott Thompson Show”
Spring 2018: Eberly Magazine (WVU). Feature, “Social media: Don’t blame the messenger
25 March 2018: Charleston (WV) State Journal. Expert opinion, “Local residents, WVU experts weigh in on Facebook data breach scanda
8 March 2018: WWVU - U92 FM. Expert opinion, “Kids on the Internet
6 March 2018: Expert opinion, “March Madness Stats & Facts
10 February 2018: From the Grapevine. Expert opinion, “Emojis at work: Which side are you on?

2017 Appearances

15 December 2017: KCBS-FM San Francisco. Expert opinion, “AIM shutting down”
12 December 2017: Smithsonian Magazine. Expert opinion (republished), “AOL Instant Messenger Taught Us How To Communicate in the Modern World
12 December 2017: The Conversation. Expert opinion, “IM brought instant messaging to the masses, teaching skills for modern communication 
27 November 2017: Expert opinion (translated, “Die dunkle Vergangenheit von Social Media”; reposted)
10 October 2017: WVU News. Expert opinion, “Social media and natural disasters
2 August 2017: Matt Townsend Show (BYU Radio). Guest, “Tech and democracy, Banning kids phones, geriatric infidelity
25 July 2017: Expert opinion (translated, “Kinder und Smartphones: Keine Angst vor der Technik!
23 July 2017: Expert opinion (translated), “「子供はスマートフォンを持っちゃだめ」それは単なる技術を恐れるモラルパニックに過ぎない
21 July 2017: Kendall-Hunt Higher Education. Expert opinion, “Social media and the 21st century classroom
19 July 2017: CHQR 77AM Calgary. Expert opinion, Angela Kokott Show, Popular debate: Smartphones and young kids
10 July 2017: The Conversation. Expert opinion, “Banning smartphones for kids is just another technology-fearing moral panic
28 June 2017: The Conversation. Expert opinion, “Why it’s important to understand social media’s dark history
16 March 2017: WVU Today. Expert Opinion, “What’s App

[See CV for all media appearances older than 2017]

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