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About Margaretha Geertsema-Sligh

Margaretha Geertsema-Sligh is professor and director of the Eugene S. Pulliam School of Journalism at Butler University in Indianapolis.

Positions

Present Director, Pulliam School of Journalism, Butler University College of Communication
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Present Associate Professor of Journalism, Butler University Pulliam School of Journalism
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Curriculum Vitae




Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Faculty Award in Social Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Butler University, $1,000 (2010)
  • Mary Ann Yodelis Smith Award for Feminist Scholarship, Commission on the Status of Women, AEJMC, $500. (2008)
  • Member of Kappa Tau Alpha National Journalism Honor Society (KTA)
  • Awards for Best Student in Journalism and Public Relations, School of Communication, North-West University, Potchefstroom (1994)
  • Various internal travel and research grants, Butler University (2005 – 2010)
  • Continuing University Fellowship, University of Texas at Austin, $20,000 (2004 - 2005). This prestigious award is based on major accomplishments since entering Graduate School and a well-defined program of research.

Courses

  • JR417 International Communication
  • JR418 Gender and Media: Global Views
  • SW230 New Media and Public Communication
  • GHS207 Resistance and Rights: Global Women
  • JR112 Introduction to Media Writing
  • JR107 Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Journalism, Citizenship and Democracy
  • Media, Diversity and Culture in South Africa
  • GHS206 Resistance and Reaction: Colonialism and Post-colonialism in Africa


Contact Information

Margaretha Geertsema-Sligh
Associate Professor
Eugene S. Pulliam School of Journalism
Butler University
4600 Sunset Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46208
mgeertse@butler.edu

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Articles (12)

Contributions to Books (3)

Book Reviews (2)

Presentations (1)