Anthony C. Adornato (@AnthonyAdornato) is an assistant professor of journalism at Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communications. He is also the Book Winner of the 2017-2018 Park Writing Award for his book, Mobile and Social Media Journalism: A Practical Guide. Adornato’s teaching and research focus on the role of social media and mobile technology in journalism. He has been interviewed about this topic by news outlets including the Associated Press, BBC News, and Germany’s Deutsche Welle News. Prior to working in academia, Adornato was an anchor, reporter, and producer at televisions stations in New York. Adornato received a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri’s School of Journalism.