Dana Boren-Boer, instructor of Media Studies, received her bachelor's degree in marketing from Metropolitan State University of Denver and her MBA from Northeastern State University. She has 18 years of marketing and advertising experience. This includes owning a successful business in Broken Arrow for eight years and working as the University Marketing Coordinator for eight years prior to accepting a full-time faculty position at NSU. Boren-Boer also serves on the Tahlequah tourism board and serves as the Public Relation Advertising student organization sponsor.
Dr. Mike Chanslor
Mike Chanslor, Ph.D., is a professor of Media Studies and Associate Dean in the College of Liberal Arts. He received his bachelor’s of journalism and master’s of communication arts degrees from Northeastern State University and his doctorate from the University of Oklahoma. Along with administrative duties he teaches media law, propaganda, and political public relations courses. His research interests are political communication and media content.
Dr. Dana Eversole
Professor / Communication and Media Studies Chair
Dana Eversole, Ed.D. and professor of Media Studies, serves as coordinator of the department that includes four areas of emphasis, the student newspaper and several student organizations. She received her bachelor's in journalism education from Northeastern State University, a master's in communication from Pittsburg State University and her doctorate from Oklahoma State University. She is an award-winning writer with specialties in print media, public relations and crisis communication. She received the Lois A. Thomas Award of Distinguished Merit in Teaching from the Oklahoma Interscholastic Press Association, was selected as a Young Oklahoman from the Tulsa Jaycees, was honored as The Circle of Excellence in Service by her peers and was named an original Centurion.
Cassie Freise, instructor of Media Studies, serves as the adviser of The Northeastern student newspaper. The online publication is located at www.nsunews.com. Freise received her bachelor's in mass communication and her master's in communication studies from Northeastern State University. Freise teaches courses in journalism, public relations, photography and Adobe Creative Suites. Freise is a member of the Oklahoma College Media Association, College Media Association and the Indian Nations Professional Photographers Association.