Pricilla Tinsley, Lecturer
What is your role here at the Valenti School of Communication?
I am a lecturer at the school. I teach four classes, and I am also the faculty advisor for Valenti Integrated, which is a new, student run integrated communication agency at our school.
Da’ Yon Dunlap, Broadcast Journalism
Broadcast journalism student Da’Yon Dunlap has made strides to move forward in his career by interning at Channel 2 and as a commentator for UH athletics. Dunlap had the opportunity to shadow reporters Adam Wexler and Lainie Fritz who did post-game interviews for the Houston Rockets.
Gabriel Theis, Media Production
Gabriel (Gabe) Theis stays busy. A film enthusiast from an early age, he already has two short films under his belt: Nitelife and The Dilemma of Winston Kirp. This summer, Nitelife was nominated for Best Horror Film at the Oregon Scream Week Film Festival in Portland.
When Megan Smith found activism, she found herself. Taking her passion for journalism and involvement in the LGBTQ community, the former mass communication graduate student co-founded Spectrum South, an online-magazine that introduces a fresh perspective to the LGBTQ experience.
Julie Fix, Instructional Assistant Professor
What are your roles at the Valenti Schools of Communication?
I am an Instructional Assistant Professor and the Director of Undergraduate Studies.