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April Newton

Assistant Teaching Professor in Multimedia
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PhD candidate in Journalism Studies, University of Maryland
M.A. in Broadcast Journalism, Syracuse University

Current Research

Exploring the experiences of women as journalists and as part of newsroom culture; the impact of race and gender on media and the impact of media on issues of race and gender; media ethics.

Interests in Emerging Media

Particularly the ethics of emerging media, and also social media as a tool for mass communicators.