Graduate Student Spotlights

Meagan Bromley

Educational Communication and Technology

Briefly tell us why you chose your program:
Before coming to NYU, I had worked in entertainment for a couple of years and then made the switch into teaching. I love both fields for their own reasons, so was really excited to find that a program like mine existed at Steinhardt. ECT provides a perfect blend of my background in media and education by placing the emphasis on designing learning environments for popular and emerging technologies.
A book I would never sell:
Fahrenheit 9/11
My inspiration is:
Something I collect:
Why I went to Graduate School:
to open up new doors
The best gift I've ever received:
my dog
The longest paper I've ever written:
hmmm... ECT design documents with educational theory rationales
The professor who influenced me the most:
Marilyn Fabe
My favorite coffee:
Dunkin Donuts!!
If I could take a year off I would:
travel the world and write about it
My secret passion is:
never kept a secret. =P
The best invention ever is:
snow hats with ear flaps

Background Information

Where you grew up:
San Diego, CA
What are your plans after you graduate?
work in educational media in NYC
Community Service and Other Activities:
- taught 1st graders to read in NYC public schools through Teach for America - co-directed a compensatory college prep program for LA public high school students from low-income backgrounds - acted as mentor and stage manager for a non-profit youth thea