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  • Jamie Tobias Neely
    Jamie Tobias Neely
    Associate Professor of Journalism, Program Director
    Patterson Hall 211F
    Phone: 509.359.7056

    News commentary, editorial writing, feature writing, editing and column writing


    University of Wyoming, BA,
    Eastern Washington University, MFA,
    Gonzaga, MA

    Jamie Tobias Neely directs the journalism program at Eastern Washington University, where she has taught since 2007. Previously, she served as a professional journalist for more than 25 years, most recently as an associate editor and member of the editorial board for The Spokesman-Review in Spokane, Wash. She continues to write op-ed commentary for The Spokseman-Review. Her journalism has been recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists' Pacific Northwest Excellence in Journalism awards, Best of the West, the C.B. Blethen Memorial Award and Utah-Idaho-Spokane Associated Press awards.

    Recent Publications

    "Families Need More Support," op-ed column, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash., Dec. 5, 2010
    The Moderns and Modernism
    "Even Here, It Gets Better," op-ed column, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash., Nov. 7, 2010
    "Another Vet, A New Struggle," op-ed column, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash., Oct. 10, 2010
    "Finally, Army Offers to Help Colonel," op-ed column, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash., Sept. 19, 2010

    Courses Taught

    News Writing
    Mass News Media
    Magazine Article Writing
    Critical Writing

    News Design

    Journalism Senior Capstone

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