Department of Communication Studies

Chris Essig

Adjunct Instructor


Teaching Interests

My course covers a lot of topics. We will be editing audio and video, working with spreadsheets, creating simple visualizations and learning HTML and CSS.

Courses Taught

Online Journalism (COMM J 3755 / 48J:174)

Personal/Professional Interests

I work full time at the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier as their online editor. I edit stories, post content, manage their social media networks, cover live events, design their website, manage data and develop visualizations to go with the stories we run online.


338 Lang Hall


(319) 610-6544