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Scott Sochay

Job Title

  • Associate Professor of Communication Studies
    Communication Studies, College of Arts and Sciences

Highlight

Sochay's research and teaching interests include media law, media technology, and Native Americans and the media.

Started at Bethel

1999

Education

  • Michigan State University - B.A., 1984
  • Michigan State University - MBA, 1989
  • Michigan State University - Ph.D., 1998

Courses Taught

Undergraduate:

  • Media Communication
  • Communication, Technology and Society
  • Online Journalism
  • Media Law
  • Native Americans and the Media

Graduate:

  • Advanced Media Communication

Publications

Dissertation Title: Newspaper Images of Native Americans: Michigan Newspaper Coverage of Treaties and Compacts Affecting Indians in the Territory and State of Michigan

Hobbies and Interests

Hobbies: Rooting for the Spartans, collecting football cards, playing softball, fantasy football

Favorite Book: The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis

Favorite Christian Book (not including the Bible): The God Who Is There, He is There, and He is Not Silent by Francis Schaffer.

Research interests

Sochay's research and teaching interests include media law, media technology, and Native Americans and the media.

Website

http://people.bethel.edu/~socsco/