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Bernell Tripp, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Department of Journalism

Office: 3055 Weimer Phone: 352-392-2147 Email: btripp@jou.ufl.edu

Bio

Tripp specializes in sports writing and has won several awards for her spot sports coverage and sportswriting. Before joining the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications, Tripp was a sports writer for the Pensacola News and freelanced for the Orlando Sentinel, Florida Times-Union and the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Tripp has earned her B.A., M.A. and Ph.D.

Education

Ph.D., University of Alabama

Publications

Tripp, Bernell E., Black Women Journalists, 1825-1860.  Northport , AL:  Vision Press, in press.

Tripp, Bernell, “The Antebellum Press.”  Wm. David Sloan, James Stovall, and Jim Startt (eds.) , The Media in America:  A History, 6th edition, (Northport, AL:  Vision Press, 2005)

Research

Research Keywords

journalism history

Research Areas

  • Mass Communication History

Courses

Syllabi from the current and three previous semesters: