Maggie Cogar
Maggie Cogar
Professional Instructor of Journalism and Digital Media
138, Center for the Arts
419.289.5355
mcogar@ashland.edu
Maggie Cogar
Professional Instructor of Journalism and Digital Media

Biography

  • Joined Ashland University in 2016
  • Research areas of interest include scholastic media, censorship and journalistic pedagogy, while teaching areas include media writing, media law and ethics, media effects and mass communication theory
  • Active in the world of scholastic journalism and serves as an executive board member for the Ohio Scholastic Media Association and state director for the national Journalism Education Association
  • Taught high school journalism and advised an award-winning student newspaper, both in print and online, for five years
  • Experience as a freelance journalist in writing, photography and design

Education

Kent State University, PhD (ip), Communication & Information: Mass Media focus
Kent State University, MA, Journalism Education: Reporting and Editing
Kent State University, BA in Integrated Language Arts Education