Laura E Hester

Laura E. Hester

Associate Professor of Mass Communication, Chair, Department of Mass Communication and Theatre
M.M.C., University of South Carolina (1996)
B.A., Salem College (1983)


OFFICE HOURS
MON: 10:20-11:20 a.m.   TUE: 1:15-2:45 p.m.   WED: 10:20-11:20 a.m.   THU: 9:45-11:15 a.m. and 1:15-2:45 p.m.   FRI: by appointment  


CLASSES TAUGHT
Course Num Course Title
JOUR-201 Introduction to Journalism
JOUR-303 Introduction to Web Design
JOUR-490 Journalism Internship
MCOM-499 Critical Issues In Mass Comm
MEDA-101 Introduction to Mass Media
MEDA-201 Introduction to Mass Media
MEDA-290 Radio Practicum
MEDA-301 Public Relations 2.0
MEDA-301 Special Topics in Mass Comm.
MEDA-341 Advertising/Public Relations
MEDA-360 Writing for Multiple Media
MEDA-460 Media Convergence
MEDA-490 Internship in Media Services
THTR-490 Internship

BOOKS
  • Newberry South Carolina Houses and Gardens, chapter. Summer Media. (2012: 18-27)
CHAPTERS, CASES, READINGS, SUPPLEMENTS
  • Photojournalism essay in Garry Winogrand in Great Lives from History: Jewish Americans. Salem Press. (2010)
  • Media leader profile on Dorothy Schiff in Great Lives from History: Jewish Americans. Salem Press. (2010)

PRESENTATIONS
  • "Institutionalizing Experiential Learning Through a Campus-Wide Approach". National Society for Experiential Education. St. Pete Beach, Florida. (September, 2013)
CREATIVE WORKS & ACTIVITIES
  • Food Blog: The Bearcat Bite (Other Creative Activities). , , 2011.
  • Branding Campaign (Advertisement/Campaign). , , 2011.
  • In the Studio with artist Jeffery Callaham (Production). , South Carolina, Greenwood 2010.