Staff

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Paloma Boykin
Academic Adviser
Email: boykin1@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5712
Office: Marshall 325

Paloma Boykin is a 2008 UA Journalism graduate and earned her Masters in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona Universiy in 2011. She began her career in the UA Office of Admissions, where she enrolled thousands of Wildcats. Her passion lies with student success and the achievement of...
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Celina Centeno
Administrative Assistant
Email: centenoc@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-7556
FAX: 520-621-7557
Office: Marshall 334

Celina Centeno is the new administrative assistant at the School of Journalism. She started her duties July 27 and takes over the responsibilities that Crystal Bumpers had at the front desk. Celina graduated this spring from the UA with a bachelor’s in Gender and Women’s Studies. She was a...
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Mike Chesnick
Outreach Coordinator
Email: mchesnick1@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-626-3079
Office: Marshall 334

Mike Chesnick is the school's program coordinator for outreach, heading up alumni relations, event coordination, social media and high school recruitment. He is a 1984 UA Journalism graduate, received his Masters in English Education in 1988 from UA and has taught feature writing and advanced...
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Debbie Cross
Graduate Program Coordinator / Program Coordinator
Email: debbiecross@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-9616
Office: Marshall Room 334

Debbie Cross coordinates the school's graduate studies and the Center for Border & Global Journalism. She managed Antigone Books for two decades and also did fundraising for the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. She has an MFA in creative writing from the UA and a bachelor's in East...
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Renée Schafer Horton
Internship Coordinator
Email: rshorton@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-626-9219
FAX: 520-621-7557
Office: Marshall Room 323A

Renée Schafer Horton is the internship coordinator for the School of Journalism. Schafer Horton spent two decades in journalism, reporting primarily on the education and religion beats before joining the School as the academic advisor from 2011 to 2014.

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