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Faculty and Staff Profiles

Linda Villarosa

Assistant Professor
Program Director


Division of Humanities and the Arts


Media Communication Arts

Affiliated Departments



Shepard Hall 463

  • Profile

    Linda Villarosa runs the journalism program at CCNY. A former editor and contributing reporter for the New York Times, she also served as the executive editor of Essence Magazine. Professor Villarosa has also written or co-written a number of books, as well as a novel. She contributes to several national publications, in print and online.

  • Education

    University of Colorado, B.A., Journalism

    Harvard School of Public Health, Health Communications Fellowship

    CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, class of 2013

  • Courses Taught

    Introduction to Journalism

    Reporting and Writing



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