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Margarita Diaz


Associate Professor of Journalism

BA, University of Puerto Rico Sec.; MA, New School for Social Research; MA, Wesleyan University

School of Communications

Courses


JRN 500

Special Topics in Journalism - Fall 2018

JRN 300

Special Topics in Journalism - Fall 2018

JRN 450

Senior Seminar - Fall 2018

Organization

Journalism

Phone Number

203-582-8785

Mail Drop

CE-MCM

Email

Margarita.Diaz@quinnipiac.edu

Office Location

Center for Comm.&Engineer #251

About


Margarita D�az is an associate professor of Journalism. She was one of the founding editors of El Daily News, the first fully bilingual English-Spanish daily newspaper in the United States. In the 1990's she was an entertainment editor and writer at the New York Daily News, where she focused on coverage of film, television and popular music. As a Quinnipiac professor since 2003, D�az has taught courses on writing, editing, and covering the arts. She is also interested in international journalism: Her Telling Global Stories course includes travel to Nicaragua, and her senior seminar looks at how the U.S. media cover the rest of the world.

Educational Background


Diaz has a B.A. in Fine Arts from the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras, an M.A. in Media Studies from The New School for Social Research, and an M.A. in Liberal Studies from Wesleyan University.

Curriculum Vitae