University of Vermont

Community Development and Applied Economics at the University of Vermont

Community Development and Applied Economics

Chris Evans

chris evans

Chris Evans Lecturer

  • MFA 2002 New York University
  • MA 1998 University of Central Florida
  • BS and BA 1991 University of Kansas
Areas of Expertise:

news writing, college media, creative writing

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Contact Information
Phone: 802.656.2060

Chris Evans is a former newspaper reporter, returned Peace Corps volunteer and fiction writer. At UVM, he advises The Vermont Cynic, WRUV-FM and UVMtv in addition to teaching courses in college media and news-writing for CDAE. He hosts a blues show for WRUV and can occasionally be found around town reading his fiction or cracking wise in comedy shows. Chris is married with two daughters.

Courses Taught

CDAE 121: News Writing Across Media
CDAE 195: College Media Practicum
UVM Student Media Page
UVM Media Blog
UVM's theView article "Man in the Middle"
"How do you teach writing?"- a blogged review of Chris Evans' teaching approach

Honors and Awards

  • 2006 Student Choice Award for Excellence in Teaching (Valencia Community College)
  • 2002, 2003, 2004 Program Director's Award for Teaching Excellence (New York University Expository Writing Program)
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