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Journalism & Public Relations


    Forrest Hartman

    Forrest Hartman



    Office: Tehama Hall 331


    BA in Information and Communication Studies (Journalism emphasis), CSU, Chico

    Professional Experience

    Owner, Hartman Media (freelance journalism), 2009-Present
    Arts Editor, Reno Gazette-Journal, 2000-2011
    Guide to TV/Video,, 2009-2010
    Projects Editor, Appeal-Democrat, 1999-2000
    Entertainment Editor, Appeal-Democrat, 1997-1999
    Assistant Sports Editor/Business Editor, Oroville Mercury-Register, 1996-1997
    Announcer, KORV/KEWE Radio, 1989-1996

    Course Specialties

    JOUR 130W, Writing for Public Audiences
    JOUR 210, Pop Culture, Media & Values
    JOUR 322, History of American Journalism

    Professional Achievement & Development

    Numerous awards from Nevada Press Association; Vivaldi Award from Sierra Arts Foundation (2002); Poynter Certificate Program for Adjunct Instructors; member of Broadcast Film Critics Association

    Research Interests

    Feature writing, arts and entertainment criticism, cultural studies and history

    Portrait of Faculty