Maggie Cogar

Maggie Cogar

Professional Instructor of Journalism and Digital Media
Building: 
Center for the Arts
Office Number: 
138
Phone: 
419.289.5355

Bio

  • 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

I work in...

Ashland University’s Journalism & Digital Media Department is the only fully integrated media program in the state of Ohio. We offer an innovative, state-of-the-art converged media education experience for today’s digital storytellers. Students immerse themselves in print... Read More

Events

Mar
22
Along with free performances by area high school jazz ensembles...Read more
Mar
24
Rebecca Young of Sherwood, Oregon presents her junior vocal recital...Read more
Mar
24
In celebration of Music in Our Schools Month, the Ashland...Read more
Mar
31
Dr. Thomas Reed presents his annual faculty recital along with...Read more