Richard Strong | College of Mass Communication and Media Arts | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Richard Strong

Lecturer, Department of Radio, Television, and Digital Media

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M.S. at Northern Illinois University


Phone:  618-453-2202

Office:  Communications Room 2226

Rich Strong comes to SIU from Colorado, where he taught broadcast at Metropolitan State University of Denver. He's worked at multiple Denver and Chicago radio and TV stations, including KDVR, KWGN, WBBM and WMAQ.  He has won multiple Emmy Awards.  He graduated from University of Colorado Denver with a Masters' degree in Recording Arts and Sciences, and also from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism. Rich is originally from Chicago.