Category Archives: Faculty

Peter Wayner

Peter Wayner is a videographer and writer from Rochester, New York. He grew up hearing stories from his grandfather, a World War II vet who farmed through the Great Depression. In college, and during his tenure at grad school at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Pete began cultivating his own storytelling style. Journalistic storytelling…
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Ricardo Valencia

[caption id="attachment_5656" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ricardo Valencia[/caption] Ricardo Valencia is an assistant professor of public relations in the Department of Communications at California State University, Fullerton. Dr. Valencia is a seasoned global communicator and scholar. He obtained a doctoral degree in Media Studies at the University of Oregon in 2018.Between 2010 and 2014, Dr. Valencia was…
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Claudia Strong

[caption id="attachment_4904" align="alignleft" width="240"] Claudia Strong[/caption] In what has turned out to be a delightfully varied communications career, Claudia Strong began as a newspaper journalist after earning a Bachelor of Science degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, then moved to the design side of the newsroom before eventually entering the freelance world. She’s…
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Bruce Strong

[caption id="attachment_4908" align="alignleft" width="240"] Bruce Strong[/caption] Bruce Strong is an award-winning photo/video storyteller, professor, chair of the Visual Communications department and the director of the Advanced Military Photojournalism Program at Newhouse. He has traveled to nearly 70 countries and has worked as both a staff and an independent photojournalist/videographer around the world. His most recent adventures…
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