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Richard Craig, Ph.D.   
Associate Professor
School of Journalism & Mass Communications
San José State University

         

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Office: DBH 108 | Phone: 408-924-3287 | E-mail: profcraig@profcraig.com
Fall 2014 Office Hours: Tuesday 3:00-6:00 p.m. (DBH209H); 
Thursday 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. (DBH108), and by appointment

Thanks for stopping by to visit my page. This is the jumping-off point for students in my classes, home of information about my courses, projects and writings, and repository for all sorts of personal stuff of dubious value.

I am a former newspaper writer and editor, and received my Ph.D. from the Institute of Communications Research at the University of Illinois in October 1995. For more information on me and my interests (but why would you want it?), click here

  • My forthcoming book, Polls, Expectations and Elections: TV News Making in U.S. Presidential Campaigns, will be released by Lexington Books on November 15. For more information about the book, click here. To pre-order a copy from Amazon, click here.
  • My book News Writing and Reporting: The Complete Guide for Today's Journalist, co-authored with Chip Scanlan of the Poynter Institute, is available from Oxford University Press. Click here to read more about it, or click here to order a copy.


Course Materials for Fall Semester 2014
Click here for online versions of course syllabi and other information and materials for my Fall 2014 courses.
Mass Comm 72: Mass Communication & Society
Journ 135: Reporting, Editing & Management (Spartan Daily)
Mass Comm 111: Internship

 
Course Materials for Spring Semester 2014
Click here for online versions of course syllabi and other information and materials for my Spring 2014 courses.
Mass Comm 72: Mass Communication & Society
Journ 132: Information Gathering
Journ 135: Reporting, Editing & Management (Spartan Daily)

 
Just For Fun 
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