Michael Bugeja publishes several opinion and analysis pieces


Michael Bugeja, Distinguished Professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, penned several opinion pieces which are featured in high-profile publications.

Bugeja authored, “Journalists should better define ‘RINO’ to disempower its autocratic use” for the Poynter Institute, a non-profit media institute, newsroom and research organization.

A recent issue of The Department Chair features Bugeja’s article, “The case for trigger warnings: What chairs should know.” The Department Chair is an award-winning periodical written for academic administrators.

In addition, Bugeja published three opinion pieces in two prominent Iowa newspapers, the Des Moines Register and Iowa Capital Dispatch.

Iowa Capital Dispatch
“How to disarm manipulators and gaslighting, personally and politically,” May 30, 2022

“Our first president left us lessons on civility and humility,” July 3, 2022

Des Moines Register
“Practice a philosophy of doing ‘one less thing,'” June 19, 2022