Hofstra University

Class of 2014
August 2010 – May 2014

Major:
Mass Media Studies
*Honors Thesis: Usefulness of Social Media in the Field of International Education/Study Abroad

Concentration: Media and Culture
3.97 Major GPA
Courses:
– Mass Media: History & Development
– Mass Communications in Contemporary Society
– Media Literacy: Criticism & Analysis
– Theories of Media
– Global Media & New Systems
– Media and the Law
– Media Tech and Public Policy
– Media and Popular Culture
– Research in Mass Media Studies
– Sound & Image Aesthetics
– Oral Communications

Minor:
Sociology
Courses:
– Contemporary Society
– Social Theory and Social Issues
– Social Inequality
– Environmentalism & the 21st century
– Economía y Sociedad en la España Actual (Taken at the University of Seville in Spain)
– España Contemporánea: Economía, Sociedad, y el Medio Ambiente  (Taken at the University of Seville in Spain)

Additional Courses:
– Information Technology: Computer Concepts and Software Tools in Business
– Introduction to Management
– Principles of Marketing
– Intermediate Spanish Level 4
– Introduction to Global Studies
– Astronomy: The Solar System
– Seminar in Astronomy: The Universe

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Activities & Societies:
– Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society, 2 years
– HU Welcome Week Leader, 3 years
– Hofstra Admissions Pride Guide, 3 years
– Public Relations Chair: Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children, 2 semesters
– Marketing Chair: Hofstra Midnight Run Organization, 2 semesters
– Commission on Presidential Debates Volunteer, Fall 2012

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Awards & Scholarships:
– Awarded Mass Media Studies Senior of the Year Award, May 2014
– Hofstra University Presidential Scholarship
– Chris Albrecht Endowed Scholarship for the School of Communication
– Dean’s List