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Dr. Rebecca Scoggin McEntee

Assistant Professor
Communication and Media Studies Department
Office: Heard 203
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8012A900 College St, Box 8012ABeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4977(254) 295-4977
Subjects Taught: Journalism and Photojournalism
Degrees Earned: Ph.D.
Bio

Dr. Rebecca Scoggin McEntee is in her first year of teaching Journalism and Photojournalism at The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. Previously an Assistant Professor at South Dakota State University, and received her Ph.D. from The University of Texas. Dr. McEntee was a photo editor for six years, and staff photographer for fourteen years at the Austin American-Statesman in Austin, Texas.  Prior to working at the Statesman, Rebecca’s career included photography, videography, writing, editing, and television news reporting with a variety of media and state organizations that included the Texas House of Representatives and the Texas State Health Department. Her visual communications research and dissertation has focused on the editing of war imagery portraying U.S. women in combat.

Research Interests

Her visual communications research and dissertation has focused on the editing of war imagery portraying U.S. women in combat as well as some of the differences in effects from vivid and non-vivid writing.

College of Humanities and Sciences
Dr. Daniel Mynatt, Dean
dmynatt@umhb.edu
Address:  900 College Street | Belton, TX 76513
Phone: (254) 295-4143