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Cathy Bullock

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Professor Emerita

Emeritus Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: AGRS 321
SendEmail: cathy.bullock@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, School of Communications, (Research methods, statistics, media law, mass media management structures and policies.), University of Washington, 2001
How the Public Thinks About ‘Freedom’ and ‘Press Freedom’: A Cognigraphic Analysis.
MA, College of Journalism, University of South Carolina, 1980
BS, Department of Communication Arts, Cornell University, 1978

Awards

Researcher of the Year for 2006-2007

Department of Journalism and Communication, Utah State University

Researcher of the Year, 2003-2004

Utah State University--Department of Journalism and Communication

Teacher of the Year, 2001-2002

Department of Journalism and Communication

Ed Glatfelter Faculty Service Award for 2015-2016, 2016

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

USU's 50 Most Influential People, 2015

The Statesman newspaper

Mentor/Organizer for Teaching Portfolio Workshop, 2015, 2015

Utah State University

Joe E. & Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Awards luncheon, 2014-2015, 2015

USU Department of Athletics

Finalist, Teacher of the Year, 2014

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Service Award for 2013-2014, 2014

Department of Journalism & Communication, Utah State

Visiting professor fellowship, 2014

Advertising Educational Foundation

CHSS Travel Award ($1,000), 2014

College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Utah State

Distinguished Associate Professor of Honors Education, 2014

Utah State University

Mentor/Organizer for Teaching Portfolio Workshop, 2014, 2014

Utah State University

Teaching Portfolio Roadshow Participant, 2014

Provost's office, Utah State University

Teaching Portfolio Mentor, Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program, 2013

Utah State University

Mentor for Teaching Portfolio Workshop, 2013, 2013

Utah State University

Researcher of the Year for 2012-2013, 2012

Department of Journalism and Communication, Utah State University

Mentor for teaching portfolio workshop, May 2012, 2012

Utah State University

Teaching portfolio workshop participant, 2011

Utah State University

Fall 2008 Commencement Escort, 2008

Excellence in Instruction for First-Year Students Award, 2007

Utah State University

Travel grant ($700), 2007

Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma

Travel grant ($500), 2006

Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma

Spring 2006 Commencement Escort, 2006

Researcher of the Year, 2005-2006, 2006

Utah State University, Department of Journalism and Communication

Joe E. Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Recognition Award, 2003-2004, 2004

USU Department of Athletics

Professor/Faculty of the Year, 2002-2003, 2003

Alpha Chi Omega--Beta Xi chapter

New Faculty Research Grant ($14,780), 2002

Utah State University

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Book Chapters

    • Bullock, C.F, Cubert, J., (2006). Coverage of Domestic Violence Fatalities by Newspapers in Washington State.: Constructing Crime: Perspectives on Making News and Social Problems . Waveland Press *

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Curriculum

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Bullock, C.F, Coverage of Domestic Violence Fatalities by Newspapers in Washington State. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 17, 475-499.
        • Bullock, C.F, McCluskey, M., Stamm, K., Tanaka, K., Torres, M., Scott, C., Group Affiliations, Opinion Polarization, and Global Organizations: Views of the World Trade Organizatin Before and After Seattle. Mass Communication & Society, 5, 433-450.
        • Bullock, C.F, Spratt, M., John, S.L, (2013). Newspapers Provide Context in Elizabeth Smart Abduction. Newspaper Research Journal, 34:4 (Fall 2013), 24-39.
        • Bullock, C.F, (2011). ‘Freedom is a Job for All of Us’: The Arkansas State Press and Divisions in the Black Community During the 1957-59 School Crisis.. The Howard Journal of Communications, 22, 83-100.
        • Bullock, C.F, (2008). Official Sources Dominate Domestic Violence Reporting.. Newspaper Research Journal, 29, 6-22.
        • Bullock, C.F, (2007). Framing Domestic Violence Fatalities: Coverage by Utah Newspapers.. Women’s Studies in Communication, 30, 34-63.
        • Bullock, C.F, (2007). News and Social Ferment: The Little Rock Central High School Desegregation Crisis of 1957.. Southwestern Mass Communication Journal, 23, 1-21.
        • Spratt, M., Bullock, C.F, Baldasty, G., (2007). News, Race, and the Status Quo: The Case of Emmett Louis Till.. The Howard Journal of Communications, 18, 169-192.

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Literary Journal

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - MultiMedia

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - Technical Reports

              * Has not been peer reviewed

              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

                * Has not been peer reviewed

                Scheduled Teaching

                JCOM 4010 - Mass Communication Ethics, Spring 2020

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Fall 2019

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Fall 2019

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2019

                CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Fall 2019

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Fall 2019

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Summer 2019

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Summer 2019

                ENGL, WGS 4410, 6890 - Studies in Writing and Rhetoric, Summer 2019

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Spring 2019

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Spring 2019

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2019

                CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Spring 2019

                JCOM 4010 - Mass Communication Ethics, Spring 2019

                Projects in Communication, Spring 2019

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Spring 2019

                , Fall 2018

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Fall 2018

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Fall 2018

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Fall 2018

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2018

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2018

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Fall 2018

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Summer 2018

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Summer 2018

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Spring 2018

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Spring 2018

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2018

                JCOM 4010 - Mass Communication Ethics, Spring 2018

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Spring 2018

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Spring 2018

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Fall 2017

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Fall 2017

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Fall 2017

                JCOM 3110 - Feature Writing, Fall 2017

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2017

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Fall 2017

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Fall 2017

                CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Summer 2017

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Spring 2017

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Spring 2017

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2017

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2017

                CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Spring 2017

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Spring 2017

                HONR 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2017

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Fall 2016

                CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Fall 2016

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Summer 2016

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Spring 2016

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Spring 2016

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2016

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2016

                CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Spring 2016

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Spring 2016

                HONR 4900 - Senior Thesis/Project, Spring 2016

                HONR 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2016

                CHSS 4250 - Advanced Internship/Co-op, Fall 2015

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Fall 2015

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Fall 2015

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2015

                CHSS 2250 - Introductory Internship/Co-op, Fall 2015

                JCOM 4500 - Projects in Communication, Fall 2015

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Summer 2015

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Spring 2015

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2015

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2015

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2015

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2015

                Honors 1300 - Media and Democracy, Spring 2015

                HONR 1300 - U.S. Institutions, Spring 2015

                JCOM 3110 - Beyond the Inverted Pyramid, Fall 2014

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Fall 2014

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Fall 2014

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2014

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2014

                JCOM 4510 - Communication Internship, Summer 2014

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2014

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2014

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2014

                JCOM 3110 - Beyond the Inverted Pyramid, Fall 2013

                JCOM 3110 - Beyond the Inverted Pyramid, Fall 2013

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2013

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2013

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2013

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2013

                JCOM 4010 - Mass Communication Ethics, Fall 2013

                JCOM 4010 - Mass Media Ethics, Fall 2013

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Summer 2013

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Summer 2013

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2013

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2013

                JCOM 3110 - Beyond the Inverted Pyramid, Fall 2012

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2012

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2012

                JCOM 2020 - Communication Research Methods, Spring 2012

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Spring 2012

                JCOM 3110 - Beyond the Inverted Pyramid, Fall 2011

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2011

                JCOM 4010 - Mass Communication Ethics, Fall 2011

                JCOM 2020 - COM RESEARCH METHODS (QI), Spring 2011

                JCOM 1500 - INTRO TO MASS COMM (BSS), Spring 2011

                JCOM 4010 - MASS COMM ETHICS (DSS), Spring 2011

                JCOM 3110 - Beyond the Inverted Pyramid, Fall 2010

                JCOM 1500 - Introduction to Mass Communication, Fall 2010


                  Creative Works - Performances

                  • Music Conducting - Non-Prof Ensemble, Regular,

                        Graduate Students Mentored

                        Dave Wind, Journalism & CommunicationApril 2012

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                        • ¬†Researcher of the Year for 2006-2007
                        • Researcher of the Year, 2003-2004
                        • Teacher of the Year, 2001-2002
                        • Journal Article, Academic Journal - Coverage of Domestic Violence Fatalities by Newspapers in Washington State
                        • Journal Article, Academic Journal - Group Affiliations, Opinion Polarization, and Global Organizations: Views of the World Trade Organization Before and After Seattle - Co- authored by : M. McCluskey, K.Stamm, K.Tanaka, M. Torres and C.Scott.
                        • Brief report to Utah Domestic Violence Council on my research. Not intended for publication. - Selected Findings From Study of Utah Newspapers' Coverage of Domestic Violence.

                        • Attitudes Toward Violence Against Women - $3000 - 2015-06-30
                        • Representations in the News Media of Water Issues in the Mountain West Region. - $1962 - 2014-06-30
                        • College of Humanities and Social Sciences Travel Award - $1000 - 2014-03-31

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