About Communication Studies Faculty

Visiting Assistant Professor Gary Ritzenthaler

E-mail: Gary.Ritzenthaler@oswego.edu

Office: 9 Lanigan Hall

Office Extension: (315) 312-3524

Office Hours:

M 3-5 pm and T 2-4pm, and by appointment at: ritz.youcanbook.me

Spring 2014 Schedule:
BRC 108 840  MWF 10:20-11:15am   Mahar 201
BRC 222 800  MW   6:10-7:30pm   CC 206
BRC 450 850  MWF   1:50-2:45pm   Lanigan 107A
JLM 319 800   TR   12:45-2:05pm   Lanigan 36

M.A. in Mass Communication, University of Florida;
B.S / B.A. in Information Science / Philosophy, SUNY Oswego

Area(s) of Specialty: 
Journalism in multiple / new media, social media, web design and development, technology and culture

Conference panels:
"Social media in the classroom." Presented AEJMC annual convention, 2010. 

Conference presentations and publications:
Ritzenthaler, G., Rickard, G. (2010) “Rock legends and the construction of virtual selves.” Paper presented at “Media, Culture and Mediating Culture,” University of Florida, 2010.

Ritzenthaler, G., Stanton, D., Rickard, G. (2009) “Facebook groups as an e-learning component in higher education courses: one successful case study” Paper presented AEJMC annual convention, 2009.

Ritzenthaler, G., Bowers, K. et al. (2008) "The ALICE Library Project: Improving Libraries in Second Life" Proceedings of the Second Life Education Community Conference, 2008.