Assistant Professor of Rhetoric
Communication Studies Coordinator
B.A., Mass Communication, University of Illinois, Springfield
M.A., Mass Communication, Miami University, Ohio
M.A., Women's Studies, York University, England
Doctoral course work, Communication Studies, University of Iowa
What classes are you currently teaching?
Intro. to Journalism, Advanced Journalism Workshop, Gender, Race and Sex in Media, Public Relations
What activities or campus organizations are you actively involved with?
The Cosmos (campus newspaper), I am the advisor.
What makes Coe stand out from other schools?
The Faculty/Student involvement and exchange. Helping you learn is a professional and personal goal for me.
What is your favorite class to teach and why?
Gender, Race and Sex in media is my favorite course. It allows us to "see" through media images and how gender, race and sexuality are constructed and reinforced.
Who is playing on your iPod?
What do you enjoy doing outside of class?
Cooking and being with my four granddaughters, usually these happen at the same time.
What is the best getaway location, local or abroad?
Hiking in the Rocky Mountains
What advice would you give a prospective student?
Come here to LEARN.