TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: Giselle Auger

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Newsmaker: Giselle Auger
Saturday, March 23, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
 

Giselle Auger

Noteworthy: Named a Page Legacy Educator by the Arthur W. Page Center at Penn State University, dedicated to advancing ethics in public communication.

Age: 47

Residence: Upper St. Clair

Family: Husband Andrew Bloss, three children.

Occupation: Assistant professor of journalism and media arts in Duquesne University's McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts. She has been named an expert speaker by Enrichment Voyages and will present lectures on destinations such as Monaco, Italy and France to cruise passengers this summer as part of a shipboard enrichment program.

Education: Bachelor of Arts, independent study in political communication from University of Massachusetts at Amherst; Master of Arts in international relations from Lancaster University in England; doctorate in mass communication from University of Florida.

Background: Auger was awarded $2,500 from the Page Center to develop a teaching module and instructor's guide on organizational transparency.

Quote: Saying her Page Center work is designed to help students understand transparency, she added, “I'm also hoping it creates more interest in the topic of transparency, as there's not a lot of research being done on it right now.”

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Allgheny County charter school students give more than $11K to assist homeless children
  2. North Shore access to be limited Saturday for Chesney concert, officials say
  3. Blawnox man’s torture, death a robbery plot gone wrong, police say
  4. Pa. gaming industry’s growth amplifies siren call for addicts
  5. Duquesne University to raise minimum wage floor
  6. Newsmaker: Rick Rechenberg
  7. Witnesses recall scene of crash in Lincoln Place homicide by vehicle trial
  8. Penn Hills votes to sell, lease vacant school space
  9. Plum schools, dealing with sex scandal, to form panel in June
  10. Overturned cement truck knocks out power in South Side Slopes
  11. ‘Rock-a-thon Queen’ keeps on rockin’ for Vincentian fundraiser