Education

Ph.D. in progress at Indiana University – Department of Communication and Culture

(CMCL as a department no longer exists, and the Rhetoric program is now housed within the Department of English.)

  • Dissertation – The Benevolence of Whiteness: KONY 2012 and the Circulation of the White Savior Myth
  • Expected Spring 2018
  • Emphasis in Rhetoric and Public Culture
  • Minor in Cultural Studies with an emphasis on Colonial Studies
  • Certificate in Pedagogy completed July 2016

M.S in Communication studies from the University of North Texas (August 2012)

  • Thesis – The Myth of Emmetropia: Perception in Visual Rhetoric

B.S. in Human Communication from Abilene Christian University (May 2010)