Ms. Annie Laurie Nichols

Assistant Professor, Communication
  • Ph. D., University of Maryland
  • B.A., Roberts Weslyan College
  • Communication Theory
  • Graphic Design
  • Kenneth Burke
  • Media Criticism
  • Visual Communication
About Ms. Annie Laurie Nichols

Annie Laurie Nichols worked as a graphic designer for over a decade before adventuring to St. Petersburg, Russia to teach English and business management for four years. After returning to the US, Dr. Nichols studied communication theory at University of Maryland, researching how people form communities and create connections with each other across difference. When not reading, Prof Nichols can be found making art, cooking and eating strange foods and designing board games.

Phone 724-805-2413
Office Location
Courses Taught
  • Communication Ethics
  • Criticism of Media & Society
  • Digital Deliberation & Remix
  • Digital Layout & Design
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Introduction to Mass Media