The communication and media minor at Nazareth College consists of 18 credits. Students take foundational courses in the discipline and choose from a broad collection of courses and cutting-edge electives.
Education: B.A., University at Buffalo; M. A., University at Buffalo; Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Teaching/Research/Scholarly Interests: Research and professional experience focuses on the use of health communication campaigns for behavior change. Work also focuses on the impact of online health information seeking on behavioral action. Takes an experiential approach to education by working with students on projects emphasizing service learning and civic engagement.
"I didn't know when I started my degree that I wanted to go into publishing; I was just passionate about literature and books, and was excited that the program allowed me to take English courses while also getting more 'practical' experience with writing and graphic design."