On 5 October 2010, Christian Baden will defend his PhD thesis, entitled: “Communication, Contextualization, & Cognition. Patterns & Processes of Frames’ Influence on People’s Interpretations of the EU Constitution”. He collated his dissertation under the supervision of Claes de Vreese. At present, he is a research associate at Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich. More information about his thesis can be found at the following website: www.uva.nl.