Scott Althaus, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (image) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Share Print E-Mail Caption The dead and wounded get little mention in wartime news coverage, whether it's World War I or Iraq, says Scott Althaus, a professor of political science and of communication at the University of Illinois. Althaus led a study analyzing nearly 2,000 war-related stories that appeared in the New York Times over five major conflicts. He is pictured in front of columns honoring World War I dead at the university's Memorial Stadium. Credit L. Brian Stauffer, University of Illinois News Bureau Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.