Associate Professor, Journalism and Media Studies
BREC 2245: Broadcast News Writing and Editing
BREC 4440: Television Reporting
BREC 4953: Communication Issues in Television News
COMM 3900: Ethical Problems of Mass Communication
COMM 6100: Qualitative Research Methods in Communication
COMM 6800: Proseminar and Multimedia Technology
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1983
M.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, 1971
The university’s commitment to social justice is very appealing to me.
Journalism, media ethics
National Press Photographers Association
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Reporter/producer, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service
Reporter and producer: WBAY-TV
WFRV-TV reporter: Wisconsin Public Radio
Garner, A. & Slattery, K. (2012). Mobilizing Mother: From Good Mother to Patriotic Mother in World War I. Journalism & Communication Monographs 14(1)
K. Slattery & Garner, A. (2012). Mother as mother and mother as citizen: Mothers of combat soldiers on national network news. Journalism. 13 (1), 87-102.
Slattery, K., Garner, A., Wolburg, J. & Turner, L. (2012). At the intersection of Jesuit and feminist moral philosophies: Teaching for social justice in the engaged classroom. In J. Boryczka and E. Petrino (Eds.), Jesuit and feminist education: Intersections in teaching and learning for the Twenty-First century. Fordham University Press.
Garner, A. & Slattery, K. (2010). The patriotic good mother of World War II: A study of a cultural ideal. Journalism Studies, 11(2).
Slattery, Karen (2008). Cases and commentaries: Repairers of the breach. Journal of Mass Media Ethics, 23-4.
Slattery, K., Garner, A. (Winter 2007). Mothers of combat soldiers: A national news narrative. Critical Studies in Media Communication.
Garner, A. and Slattery, K. (2007). Patriotic motherhood and the Iraq war. Communication Currents, Vol. 2: 6, Retrieved December 17, 2007 from http://www.communicationcurrents.com
Slattery, K. & Ugland, E. (2005, September). The truth and nothing but the truth. The Digital Journalist (www.digitaljournalist.org)
Slattery, K. & Ugland, E. (2005, August). Digital editing: It’s time to tell all. The Digital Journalist (www.digitaljournalist.org)
Slattery, K. (2002). Loyalty, harm and duty: PBL in a media ethicscourse. Public Relations Review, 28, 185-190.