Communication and Media Studies Department

Communication Alum Jonathan Nichols-Pethick Publishes New Book

Photo of TV COPS by Jonathan Nichols-Pethick

Dr. Jonathan Nichols-Pethick, Associate Professor of Media Studies in the Department of Communication & Theatre at DePauw University and a graduate of USM's Communication department, has dedicated his new book, TV Cops: The Contemporary American Television Police Drama, to his mentor, Dr. Kathryn Lasky.  Dr. Lasky  developed a Media Arts concentration in the Communication department that later evolved into the Media Studies major. 

For more information on Dr.  Nichols-Pethick's book published by Routledge, visit Routledge, Taylor, & Francis Group.

Internships in Communication and Media Studies

Interested in an internship in communication and media studies? Communication majors should contact Russell Kivatisky (russellk@maine.edu) and media studies majors contact Dennis Gilbert (dgilbert@maine.edu) regarding credit requirements. 

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