UNCP professor going to Hollywood

By: Staff Report

PEMBROKE — A Mass Communication professor at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has been selected to participate in the Television Academy Foundation’s 2017 Faculty Seminar Program.

Terence Dollard was among 25 professors selected from colleges and universities nationwide. The faculty fellows will gain the latest information on the television and content development industries from top entertainment professionals during a weeklong Southern California seminar from Nov. 6 to Nov. 10.

The seminar will include panel discussions with broadcast and cable networks’ programming and scheduling executives, legal experts and cutting-edge content creators. Private studio tours and trips to top Hollywood production facilities to meet with producers, observe production, and get first-hand updates on the latest in television technologies are also part of the program.

Dollard joined the UNCP faculty in 2008. He teaches courses in television production, video editing and writing. He is the recipient of a 2017 UNCP Outstanding Teaching Award.


Staff Report