Patty Loew

Program / Dept 1
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Program / Dept 2
Life Sciences Communication
Short Research Description

I study how environmental issues affecting Native American communities are communicated through the mass media. I am particularly interested in indigenous methods of communication, including oral history, mnemonics, and other forms of nonprint communication.

Undergrad Major:
Life Sciences Communication
Grad Major:
MS Life Sciences Communication-thesis; MS Life Sciences Communication-professional, PhD Mass Communications