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ETEC Meeting: Nick Geidner, Director of The Medal of Honor Project, University of Tennessee
July 11, 2014 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am EDT
Nick Geidner is an assistant professor of journalism in the School of Journalism and Electronic Media at the University of Tennessee. His research focuses on how changes in journalism affect the ways in which individuals select, use and make sense of news. Geidner teaches data journalism and reporting classes in the undergraduate program and quantitative methodology in college-level the doctoral program. Geidner is also the founder and director of the Medal of Honor Project, an award-winning service-learning collaboration between the School of Journalism and Electronic Media and the 2014 Medal of Honor Convention. Before joining the faculty at UT, Geidner earned a Ph.D. in mass communication from the Ohio State University.