Senior Lecturer in Journalism, Department of Communication Studies

Contact Information


  • Introduction to Journalism
  • News Writing
  • News Editing
  • Feature Writing
  • Multimedia Journalism


  • American journalism history
  • Media literacy
  • Journalism ethics


  • BA, Colgate University
  • MS, Columbia University

Academic Profile

Sarah Latson joined the FDU faculty in the fall of 2007. In addition to teaching journalism courses, she has served as faculty adviser to the student newspaper. In 2017, she was honored to be named Becton College Teacher of the Year. Prior to coming to FDU, Latson worked for seven years as a reporter for The Plain Dealer of Cleveland, Ohio.

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