Claudette G. Artwick Associate Professor of Journalism & Mass Communications

Claudette G. Artwick

Reid 304
540.458.8865
artwickc@wlu.edu

Education

Ph.D., Communications, University of Washington
M.A, Journalism & Communication, University of Florida
B.S., Journalism, University of Illinois

Research

Digital media and society
Sustainability communication
Social media livestreaming
Journalists and Twitter
News framing and issue perception
Visuals images and construction of meaning
Diffusion of innovations

 

Teaching

Courses (2019-2020)

JOUR 202:  Introduction to Digital Storytelling

JOUR 295: Studio Production

JOUR 270: Digital Media and Society

Other courses taught:

JOUR 101: Introduction to Mass Communications

JOUR 231: Communication Theory

JOUR 232: Research Methods in Mass Communication

JOUR 263: Reporting for Electronic Media

JOUR 295:  Public Service Media

JOUR 356:  In-depth Reporting

JOUR 362:  Advanced Electronic Journalism

Selected Publications

Artwick, C. G. (2019). Social media livestreaming: Design for disruption? Abingdon: Routledge.

Artwick, C. G. (2018). Social media livestreaming. In S. Eldridge II & B. Franklin (Eds.), The Routledge handbook of developments in digital journalism studies. London: Routledge.

Artwick, C. G. (2013). News sourcing and gender on Twitter. Journalism.

Artwick, C. G. (2013) Reporters on Twitter: Product or Service?  Digital Journalism.

Artwick, C. G. (March/April 2010).  White, black and missing on Twitter:  Social media highlight disparities in news coverage of two missing Virginia women.  Quill, 18-22.

Artwick, C. G. (2004). Reporting and producing for digital media. Ames: Blackwell Publishing.

Artwick, C. G. (2002). Dismantling the silos: Moving toward a converged journalism curriculum at Washington and Lee University, Feedback, Vol. 43, No. 4,  28-31.

Artwick, C. G. and Gordon, M. T. (1998).  Portrayal of U.S. cities by daily newspapers,  Newspaper Research Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1, Winter, 54-63.

Artwick, C. G. (1996). Blood, body bags, and tears: Remembering visual images from local television crime news,  Visual Communication Quarterly, Spring, 14-18.

Artwick, C. G. (July/August 1996). Media held hostage: TV faces harrowing times when broadcasts go live. Quill, pp. 20-23.

Rockbridge Internet: Research on the role of the Internet in the Rockbridge area of Virginia

Social Media Sphere: Commentary on the impact of social media.

Professional media organization activities

Writing for the Web Teleconference  2009 - Invited Speaker.  Sponsored by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.

Online News Association Conference 2006 and 2005 - Managed the Student Newsroom that produced the online conference coverage.