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Craig E. Bryan

Clinical Professor
Degree
B.A., University of Iowa
Office
OEC 119D
Phone
(651) 962-5256
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5256
Mail
Mail 5013
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Professional experience:
Strategic leader of marketing, HomeStyles in St. Paul; vice president and account supervisor, Kamstra Communications in St. Paul; vice president and account supervisor, Owens & Associates in Phoenix; account supervisor, BBDO in Minneapolis, account executive and account supervisor, DMB&B in Minneapolis; account executive, Campbell Mithun in Minneapolis; account executive, Tatham-Laird & Kudner in Chicago; assistant account executive, Bozell & Jacobs in Minneapolis; media planner and buyer, Benton & Bowles, New York.

At UST:
Professor Bryan joined UST in 2007.  He serves as co-advisor to the Ad Club and National Student Advertising Competition, and is the advertising advisor for TommieMedia.com.

Spring 2016 Courses

Spring 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 268 - 01 Advertising Copywriting M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OEC 312
CRN: 20633 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan The acquisition of advertising copywriting skills as applied to the creative advertising process. The dovetailing of creative copy with the marketing and media strategies. Execution of advertising copy. Prerequisites: COJO 112 and COJO 234

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COJO 270 - 01 Public Relations Writing M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OEC 312
CRN: 20878 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan This course provides practical experience in public relations writing including: news releases, position statements, brochure writing, features, query letters and a variety of other public relations writing forms. The emphasis is on weekly assignments which are critiqued by the instructor and discussed in class. Prerequisites: COJO 112 and COJO 234

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COJO 272 - 01 Ad. Media&Connections Planning - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 207
CRN: 22502 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan Students will develop an understanding of the use of mass media as advertising vehicles, the language of media planning, key media information sources, and how to develop a media plan. Prerequisites: COJO 112 and COJO 234

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COJO 478 - 03 Experiential Learning - - - - - - - -
CRN: 23151 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan

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Summer 2016 Courses

Summer 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 105 - 01 Communication in the Workplace - T - R - - - 1300 - 1700 BEC 114
CRN: 30044 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan Introduction to basic communication theories and skills as they pertain to the business setting. Text, lecture, class discussion and exercises, and individual and group presentations will better prepare students to become more effective communicators at work. The course will focus on presentational skills, dyadic communication and interviewing, and group communication. This class may be taken by Communication and Journalism majors only with the permission of the department chair.

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Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 111 - 04 Intro to COJO-I M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 OEC 303
CRN: 41535 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan This is the first of a two-course sequence that introduces students to essential skills of the communication and journalism discipline. Students will develop skills to communicate thoughtfully, professionally and ethically with a variety of public audiences. Essential writing and public speaking skills are paired so that students master a writing style and then convert that writing to an oral presentation, or vice versa. Students learn how to appropriately and effectively speak and write to academic, professional and citizen audiences. Students are strongly encouraged to complete this course and COJO 112 before taking any 300- or 400-level COJO courses. -- --

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COJO 111 - 05 Intro to COJO-I M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 303
CRN: 41536 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan This is the first of a two-course sequence that introduces students to essential skills of the communication and journalism discipline. Students will develop skills to communicate thoughtfully, professionally and ethically with a variety of public audiences. Essential writing and public speaking skills are paired so that students master a writing style and then convert that writing to an oral presentation, or vice versa. Students learn how to appropriately and effectively speak and write to academic, professional and citizen audiences. Students are strongly encouraged to complete this course and COJO 112 before taking any 300- or 400-level COJO courses. -- --

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COJO 368 - 01 Adv. Advertising Copywriting M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OEC 312
CRN: 42600 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Craig E. Bryan This course develops strengths in the team concept of creative advertising, refines skills used in evaluating the effectiveness of messages and strategies used in various media, and develops greater awareness of production skills used in copywriting. Students will develop a major, multimedia campaign and have it evaluated by advertising professionals. Prerequisites: COJO 268

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