Rebecca Alt

Graduate Student
2130 Skinner Building
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Rebecca Alt received her B.A. In Communication Arts and Sciences from The Pennsylvania State University in 2013 and her M.A. in Communication from the University of Maryland in 2015. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. In Communication and a graduate certificate in Critical Theory. Her research explores the role of elite sport in American culture, and she often studies sports controversies from both critical and theoretical perspectives. She has taught COMM398B: Communication, Culture, and Sport, COMM 200: Critical Thinking and Speaking, and COMM 107. She is currently a 2017-2018 Graduate Teaching Fellow and was awarded an Ann G. Wiley Semester Dissertation Fellowship for Fall 2018.