Baylor Student Earns Many Kudos
Liz Fassih, a graduate student in the American Studies Program at Baylor University, has earned many kudos while at Baylor University. She has presented at numerous conferences and co-written several journal articles. Last year, she was named Top Graduate Student in the Baylor University Department of Journalism, PR & New Media and the American Studies Program. After graduating from Baylor in May, she plans to pursue a J.D./Ph.D. joint program. She has been accepted into the following programs: the University of Pennsylvania, Cornell University, the University of Michigan, the University of Virginia and Duke University.
While attending Baylor University, Liz’s research has primarily focused on Iranian-Americans and how they are depicted in mass media messages. She serves as an editorial assistant for the American Studies Association of Texas blog and the Journal of American Studies Association of Texas. The Cleveland native received her bachelor’s degree in social studies education from Bowling Green State University. The video below features Liz with Dr. Mia Moody-Ramirez, the Baylor American Studies Program Director.