Invited Talks

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2019, July). Psychology of media: Understanding the use, processes, and effects of technologies and messages on users. Presented in the Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Workshop Series, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2017, April). The power of entertainment: How media appreciation fosters elevation, altruism, and sense of community. Presented in the Department of Communication, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY.

Tsay-Vogel, M., Lin, H. F., & Tsai, H. Y. (2016, November). Prosocial effects of social TV behaviors on viewers sense of community. Presented in the annual conference of the Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences: Bridging and Bonding Global Hakka, Hakka Community and Social Technology, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu City, Taiwan.

Tsay-Vogel, M., Kundargi, R., & Gopal, S. (2016, August). Effects of perceived scientific literacy and spatial proximity of global climate change events on viewers. Presented in the NSF GK-12 GLACIER Summer Workshop, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2016, July). Beyond sheer entertainment: The psychology of social TV. Presented in the School of Journalism and Communication, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2015, September). The synergistic power of television and social media: Examining the evolution of social TV. Presented in the Department of Communication & Technology, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu City, Taiwan.

 SOCIAL TV research TALK AT NATIONAL CHIAO TUNG UNIVERSITY, taiwan
SOCIAL TV research TALK AT NATIONAL CHIAO TUNG UNIVERSITY, taiwan

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2015, June). The psychological and interpersonal impact of emerging media: Bridging academia and practice. Keynote speaker for the Graduate Student Conference, #Screentime: Integrated Communication, Digital Diffusion and the Networked Era, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2015, June). Psychology of mass communication. Presented in experts panel at the annual meeting of the Bullying Research Network, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2015, May). Psychological and social effects of social TV on audiences and recommendations for industry professionals. Presented in the Economics & Management School, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2015, May). Theoretical approaches to examining social TV and the symbiotic relationship between TV and the web. Presented in the School of Journalism & Communication, Shanghai International Studies University, Shanghai, China.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2015, March). Beyond sheer entertainment: The psychology of social TV and implications for TV marketing. Presented in the School of Economics and Management, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2014, March). Good vs. evil: The role of morality in entertainment media. Presented in the Communication Research Colloquium Series, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tsay-Vogel, M. (2013, February). Visible and invisible users: Internet, social media, and youth in global perspective. Facilitator of proceedings representing College of Communication, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tsay, M. (2011, September). Trends and effects of social media. Presented at a Women in Science and Engineering event, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Tsay, M. (2009, October). Getting to the heart of media enjoyment. Presented in the Communication Research Colloquium Series, Boston University, Boston, MA.

Chung, D. S., & Tsay, M. (2009, April). Examining the intersection of crisis communication with new and social media. Presented at the annual conference of the National Center for Food Protection and Defense Risk Communications, Lexington, KY.