Welcome to the School of Communication.

Deb Lesser

Media Business Director, WZND Radio & TV-10 News
Director Emeritus of Radio/Faculty Advisor Emeritus WZND
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • COM 296.Sec 004 Independent Research In Communication
  • COM 273.Sec 001 Media Event Planning and PromotionsDownload Syllabus
  • COM 275.Sec 001 Selected Topics in CommunicationDownload Syllabus
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Anything Radio!  Also Broadcast Promotions and Event Planning, as well as Media Sales and Media Programming.

  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Advising college media; the experiences of first year and transfer students; teaching excellence.
  • Inaugural Member, Broadcast Hall of Fame
  • School of Communication, Illinois State University
  • 2016
  • Advisor of the Year
  • Illinois State University
  • 2015
  • Woman of Distinction Nominee
  • YWCA
  • 2014
  • Outstanding Alumni in Mass Media
  • School of Communication, Illinois State University
  • 2013
  • Distinguished Broadcast Advisor of the Year
  • College Media Advisors
  • 2004
  • Outstanding University Teacher
  • Illinois State University
  • 2004
  • Advisor of the Year
  • Illinois State University
  • 2000
  • Distinguished Service Award
  • Illinois State University
  • 1996
  • Woman of Distinction Nominee
  • YWCA
  • 1996
  • Woman of Distinction Nominee
  • YWCA
  • 1995