Marymount Manhattan

Students collaborate together to learn about electronic sensors.

Department of Communication & Media Arts

Learning Goals for a Major in Communication Arts

     By studying within the Communication Arts Major Students will:

  • Demonstrate critical writing, thinking, public speaking, creative, analytical, research, and technical skills as media producers and as academic researchers.
  • Creatively analyze and criticize mass media and works of media art using
    appropriate vocabulary and express a creative idea using media tools.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of individual, group, and organizational behavior, all of which are shaped through and manifested in communication, with particular emphasis on how principles, models, theories, and paradigms come to influence our global, social, psychological, and behavioral decisions.

  • Eileen Doherty
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    Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts

  • Peter Schaefer
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    Associate Professor of Communication and Media Arts

    Chair, Communication and Media Arts

    Coordinator for the Journalism Minor

    Faculty advisor to WMMC (a.k.a. “Griffin Radio”)

  • Edrex Fontanilla
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    Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts

  • Corey Liberman
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    Associate Professor of Communication and Media Arts

  • Dan Hunt
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    Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts

  • Laura Tropp
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    Professor and Chair of the Communication and Media Arts Division

  • Erica Stein
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    Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts

  • Jenny Dixon
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    Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts
    Coordinator for the Gender and Sexuality Studies (GSS) Minor
    Advisor for the Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society

  • Erin Greenwell
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    Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts

  • Sarah Wright
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    Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts

    Director, Theresa Lang Center for Producing