About Jennifer Piehl

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Television Broadcast News

Recent Courses Taught:

at College of DuPage

  • MPTV 1011 - Intro to Motion Pictures & Television
  • MPTV 1020 - Editing for Pictures & Television
  • MPTV 2233 - Documentary Production

at Northern Illinois University

  • Journalism 356 - Electronic News Gathering
  • Communications 407 - Studio Production

at Waubonsee Community College

  • Journalism 201 - Broadcast Production I

Current Projects:

  • Working on a documentary on the Underground Railroad in Illinois


  • M.A. Northwestern University
  • B.A. Columbia College Chicago

Awards and Recognitions:

  • 1993-Produced an award winning documentary video for the Wheaton Park District
  • 1995-Awarded the Donald and Rebecca Ephraim Scholarship through the Chicago Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
  • 1998-Selected as a representative of the American Pavilion to attend the 1998 Cannes International Film Festival