Carly Lee Roman is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Political Science at Columbia University. Her research interests include media and public opinion polling. Prior to attending Columbia, she graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania in 2017 with a degree in political science. Her undergraduate honors thesis, “Hold the Presses: The Limitations of the Power of the Media in the 2016 Election,” used sentiment analysis to quantify the extent of media bias during the 2016 presidential election. She has previously worked at Fox News, CNN, and ABC News.