Category Archives: Faculty Normandy

Maria Williams-Hawkins

[caption id="attachment_4501" align="alignleft" width="280"] Maria Williams-Hawkins[/caption] Maria Williams-Hawkins, Ph.D., (multimedia faculty) is an associate professor of telecommunications at Ball State University in Indiana, where she has taught since 1993. Dr. Maria teaches courses in international media and media criticism, and she has taught reporting, news writing and photography. Before earning her doctorate from The Ohio State…
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Gary Metzker

[caption id="attachment_4384" align="alignleft" width="224"] Gary Metzker[/caption] Gary Metzker has been a full-time lecturer at California State University, Long Beach, since 2008 and serves as design adviser for the Pinnacle and Pacemaker award-winning Daily 49er and DIG Magazine. For almost 25 years, he worked at the Los Angeles Times as sports news editor, metro news editor, A-1 editor…
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Sharon Kessler

[caption id="attachment_2985" align="alignleft" width="300"] Sharon Kessler[/caption] Sharon Kessler (MPA) was a slot editor at the Minneapolis Star Tribune from 2000 to 2010, which followed five years as a copy editor on the Metro and National desks at The Washington Post, two years as the proof desk deputy chief at U.S. News & World Report and two…
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Eileen Gilligan

[caption id="attachment_4473" align="alignleft" width="200"] Eileen Gilligan[/caption] Eileen Gilligan, (Ph.D.) has taught journalism at the State University of New York at Oswego since 2005. A former political and statehouse reporter in Delaware, Dr. Gilligan regularly leads student trips to Paris where they study how media work in France. She enjoys freelancing for a local family magazine and…
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